As to replacing the drive, Rabbit and others can probably help you more with questions about replacing it then I can (Again, another reason the forums work well as a "collective" That problem has been repaired and now this. Driver Matic has been integrated into both PC Matic and Driver Alert 2.0. Anyway, like LookinAround said, firmware upgrade is no guarantee. this content
Problems can arise when your hardware device is too old or not supported any longer. No e-mail notification as before. Complementary Content Home | Download | Why | Support | Blog | How it works | Contact us Back to Scan Result HP DVD Writer 740b ATA Device Driver for HP Oct 16, 2011 #4 LookinAround Ex Tech Spotter Posts: 6,491 +183 Hi miloman I can understand your frustration with computers!
note: USB 1.1 Full Speed is supported but not recommended. This is why I need those recovery discs that show available to copy but can't. Support Forum Join the conversation!
There's folder called USBDisk, for creating a bootable thumb drive I assume. The tray mechanism incorporates a dust seal so that dust does not enter from the front bezel. I've tried allsorts of DVD creators, none of which recognise the dvd in drive. @$&^*%*&$^&(^$&( Can you help? If you encounter problems with the direct download for these operating systems, please consult the driver download manager for the specific Hp Dvd Writer 740b Ata Device model.
Figure : HP DVD Writer dvd530i Emergency eject hole General Status LED DVD-R/-RW icon DVD+R/+RW/+R DL icon Eject button Compact Disc ReWritable Ultra Speed icon DVD630 internal drive HP DVD Writer From adding new functionality and improving performance, to fixing a major bug. *Vendor:*Product:HP DVD Writer 740b ATA Device*Hardware Class:CDROM Search For More Drivers Manufacturer *:Agere SystemsALi CorporationAlps ElectricAMD TechnologiesASIXAtheros CommunicationsATI TechnologiesAttansicAuthenTecAVerMedia To see what's available, you'll have to type that in (top right of the page) and "Hard disk failure is imminent" in the second box (w/o the quotes). I also have a Lite-On DVD SOHD-16P9S DVD ROM on the same system and have no problems what so ever playing the same discs.
There are some alternatives: > Buy an external hard drive. The bezel of this drive is black carbonite. it took two DVD's, after the first disc virified, and finished, the burner quit working and would not copy the second disc. From left to right, there is the DVD-R/-RW icon (1), the emergency eject hole (2), the DVD+R/+RW/+R DL (Double Layer) icon (3), the General Status LED (4), the Compact-Disc ReWritable Ultra
The "dvd writer dvd630e" label is on the right side of faceplate. Figure : HP DVD Writer dvd740i LightScribe icon DVD-R/-RW icon DVD+R/+RW/+R DL icon General Status LED Emergency eject hole Eject button Compact-Disc ReWritable Ultra Speed icon Serial number and model number Any way thanks for trying,, I appreciate it and the time you spent. I would just love at my AGE of 55 to meet Bill Gates and "TRY" to push my fist through his face for screwing up the sane world.
Above the DVD+ReWritable icon (7) is the emergency eject hole (6). news Display lags every second for... OR is there an available generic DVD Writer Driver i Thread Tools Search this Thread 08-20-2007, 03:37 AM #1 Oopsy Troubled Join Date: Aug 2007 Posts: 3 OS: Oct 23, 2011 #23 Rabbit01 TS Evangelist Posts: 787 +58 I appreciate that, don't know how you guys do all this, I mean, do you actually stay on this site
The emergency eject hole (3) is between the Compact Disc Recordable icon (2), and the Compact Disc ReWritable icon (4). This drive are dark slate blue with a black carbonite tray door. Please click on the link below to download, scan and get the correct drivers. have a peek at these guys The drive has a general status LED (4).
Hence blank disks do not even register as being in the drive.Work around seems to be get an external disk reader / writer for writing disks and using the internal one From left to right, there's the "hp dvd640" label, with the HP logo above, the LightScribe icon (1), the Emergency Eject hole (2), the DVD-R/-RW icon (3),the General Status LED (4), Help please?
HOWEVER even if I run it in XP compatable mode it returns the message that I do NOT have aHP DVD Writer 740b installed and therefore no upgrade is required.The label Oct 22, 2011 #17 miloman TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 16 Hi Rabbit01, this newegg, is that an online store? There's also instruction on running hard drive diagnostics. The tray mechanism incorporates a dust seal so that dust does not enter from the front bezel.
You may also... Oct 19, 2011 #11 LookinAround Ex Tech Spotter Posts: 6,491 +183 Hi miloman No, i haven't given up. (I thought your peanut butter joke was funny ) Just been busy. Read more Register · Log In HP Support Forum Home > Archived Topics > Desktops (Archived) > HP DVD Writer 740b not recognizing DVDs Ask questions. http://scribacorp.com/hp-dvd/hp-dvd-writer-740b-driver-xp.php The properties says it is a HPDVD WRITER 740b,,,what ever that means.
Figure : HP DVD Writer dvd400i Emergency eject hole Compact Disc ReWritable High Speed icon General Status LED Eject button DVD+R/+RW icon DVD420 internal drive HP DVD Writer dvd420i Model# Q2133A I tried the cd and got a message , unable to create bootable cd , please insert CD-R and try again, which of course I did only to come back to Driver Installation ManagerThis option requires no OS understanding.Automatically scans your PC for the specific required version of Hp Dvd Writer 740b Ata Device + all other outdated drivers, and installs them PC Pitstop has developed numerous free scans that diagnose virtually all PC stability, performance and security issues.
Figure : HP DVD Writer dvd400e Compact-Disc ReCordable icon Emergency eject hole Compact-Disc ReWritable High Speed icon General Status LED DVD+R/+RW icon Eject button This drive has two IEEE 1394 bays Main Sections Technology News Reviews Features Product Finder Downloads Drivers Community TechSpot Forums Today's Posts Ask a Question News & Comments Useful Resources Best Of Everything Tech Trivia Must Reads Trending Figure : HP DVD Writer dvd200i series faceplate Headphone jack Volume control General status LED Compact Disc Recordable icon Compact Disc ReWritable icon Emergency eject hole DVD+ReWritable icon Eject button DVD300 Okay, now with that out of the way,,,now what?
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