Oct 22, 2011 #17 miloman TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 16 Hi Rabbit01, this newegg, is that an online store? Hence the drive now acts like a CD-ROM only drive. It wrote fine, but NOW, My computer won't read. I'll have to remember to try to unzip as well next time Oct 21, 2011 #15 Rabbit01 TS Evangelist Posts: 787 +58 That's one thing I like about 7zip, http://scribacorp.com/hp-dvd/hp-dvd-writer-740b-driver-windows-7.php
I assume I must be, cause I have the ability to destructive recovery or wipe out the partition like I did on the last desktop I mistakenly ruined. This is the 5th and last computer I will own, the 4th used one. Oh also, I could hear it trying over and over but of course it didn't,,,OF COURSE NOT,,,it's a computer with a mind ALL it's own,,,how nice. Version 2.1About Us|Contact Us|TestimonialsPrivacy Policies|Disclaimer|Agreement
Yes, you can swap the optical drive and use one from another computer. As I stated before this problem is only with DVDs, the drive has no problems what so ever with CDs. I clked whatever to continue F2?, and here I am, now I am afraid to shut it down,, what do you all think? I for the life of me cannot imagine an intellegent LAYMAN understanding any of this lingo, nor do I understand why something so un-reliable and filled with what seems to me
This will help if you installed a wrong driver. There are some alternatives: > Buy an external hard drive. Login now. I don't know if you can find them cheap as well.
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Join the community here, it only takes a minute. Thinking of going way back,,,,like to cave days. Try to set a system restore point before installing a device driver. I never got an installation CD for the DVD Writer when i purchased the PC complete.
Any way thanks for trying,, I appreciate it and the time you spent. I'm guessing the IMG is for a floppy. These driver(s) may not work with your computer. How would I know till I need them?
I haven't a clue how anyone does these sort of things, it is a totally different thought process for the norm and like the new form of texting short hand,,,,WHERES THE http://scribacorp.com/hp-dvd/hp-dvd-writer-740b-driver-for-windows-7.php Driver Matic allows the installation of a driver with the click of a button. I have tried replacing the ATA data cables post attempting the trouble shooting tips given on the support web page. With the different devices, they can have the same driver , it's because they all use the same chip manufacturer.
The properties says it is a HPDVD WRITER 740b,,,what ever that means. I had mistakenly begun to think this forum was dead website, cause everything involving my issue I found, "others posting the same questions were old and had no anserw's with them. Yesterday I... have a peek at these guys Download HERE Oct 17, 2011 #7 miloman TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 16 Dwnload 740b I thank you in advance!
Has it given up the ghost? It is like it knows what I am attempting to do and goes into defiance mode. Okay here is how it reads; Firmware ED24 Buffersize 2MB Date: 05-06-30 Serial # [email protected] Hope that helps you HELP me,, I won't even try a NEW touch screen phone, I
p.s. I had done so before but removed it because my Linksys Wireless Adapter(PCI) wouldn't function with it installed. Any friends with a computer? I wasn't able to find any software since I don't know the exact model of your computer.
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It can read CD's and CD-ROMs just fine and I just reinstall Windows XP today, so it can't be the registry. By continuing to browse our site you agree to our use of data and cookies.Tell me more | Cookie Preferences Partially Powered By Products Found At Lampwrights.com SOFTPEDIA I have a feeling the problem my be with my updating to Windows XP SP3. ANOTHER CONTROL FREEK AT THE HEELM?
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