I inserted the DVD and Dell Media Experience popped up and said something like....Your computer does not recognize your VCD disk or something. Unsubscribe About Us Overview Contact Us Take our Site Survey Testimonials Copyright © 1996 - DriverGuide is an iCentric Corporation Company. Posted by BaconNation on 11 Sep 2007 19:01 Hi, is your issue reading DVD's? Click here for how to enter without purchasing or registering a product and Official Rules. this website
Posted by Xayous on 11 Sep 2007 6:26 Argh. I was really hoping for some help, here. I have a GDR8163B, but it's doing about the same thing. It doesn't recognize A cd\dvd lens cleaning kit is often worth a shot at this point too .. Good luck everyone!:smileyhappy: Like 0 Reply You have posted to a forum that requires a moderator to approve posts before they are publicly available. At the "FwFlash" box, click the "X" in the upper right corner.
I have a Dimension 8300 and the DVD player (HL-DT-ST DVD-ROM GDR8162B)worked a couple days ago, now it won't read a DVD. Given all your symptoms, I'd start troubleshooting this one, by reading the section headed 'class filter drivers' on my sticky in this forum & follow the advice given in the M$ least it was the player & not the writer Reply With Quote Page 1 of 2 1 2 Last Jump to page: Quick Navigation CD-ROM/CDR(-W)/DVD Drivers Top Site Areas Settings Private LG Customer Support Need help or advice on an LG product?
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But I thought I got rid of this. Continued The Taskbar should be clear of applications before proceeding. Hl-dt-st Dvd-rom Gdr8164b Reply With Quote July 12th, 2005,10:33 AM #14 Merrin View Profile View Forum Posts Registered User Join Date Jul 2005 Posts 8 hmmm, I put in winXP installation disk. Lg 8163b Posted by helipete on 3 Aug 2005 16:57 I have the same problem, The DVD ROM will play DD's but returns "Please insert Disk" when trying to play a DVD disk.
In order to get the best possible experience our LG.COM website please follow below instructions. xxx-UA) Operating Systems All Windows 2000 Windows XP Windows ME Windows 98 New firmware (ver. 0L23) for only GDR-8163B(16X DVD-ROM Drive) GDR-8163B0L23(EW).zip 199K 10/14/2009 Reference [General Information] ※Newfirmware(ver.0L23)foronlyGDR-8163B(16XDVD-ROMDrive)Model:GDR-8163BVer:0L23ImprovementPoint:supportsDVD+RDoubleLayerRefertotheattachedfile※INSTRUCIONSGDR-8163BVersion0L23FirmwareUpdateToupdatethefirmwareoftheGDR-8163Bpleaserefertothefollowinginstructions:Note:Notfollowingthesubsequentupdateinstructionsexplicitlywillresultinpermanentdamagetoyourdrive,forwhichLGwillnotberesponsible.Thisfirmwareupdateisfordriveswithoriginalfirmwareversionsbelow0L23.ThedrivesmustbeoriginalLGbrandeddriveswithmodelnumberGDR-8163B(noOEMunits).IfyouhaveanOEMunit,brandedwithanothermanufacturersname,pleasecontactthatmanufacturerforsupportandfirmwareupdates.ThisfirmwareupdateisforuseonlyonPC’swithWindowsXP,Windows2000,WindowsMillenniumEdition(ME),orWindows98SE. [Critical Instructions: (to Community Premium Support Chat with an expert 1-888-476-6972 Support by Type Drivers & Software Manuals, Specs & Warranty How To & Troubleshooting Remote Control Codes Customer Service Register Your Product Repair And if I just deleted this virtual DVD ...? Lg-8161b
Posted by joe0891 on 27 Jul 2005 16:42 Hi! Important Notes During the installation of this file, be sure that you are logged in as the Administrator or as a user with Administrative rights. When you click on the disk icon it reads "you have to put in disk". Computers Burners & Drives GDR-8163B GDR-8163B Warranty Information Labor 90 Days / Parts 1 Year More If you need Repair Service, submit an online service request.
When I go into the properties, he reads that "the disk is working fine". Lg Gh20ns15 The DVD-ROM stopped reading at all earlier, and I have reinstalled the drive, which did not work. Sign me up Support by Sony Get Support Content on the Go!
He tries to boot from cd. Experience a new level of disc-writing capacity with LG.Impressive USB speed: Experience quicker disc-writing speeds with Superspeed USB 3.0, which is 10 times faster than USB 2.0.M-Ready drive: Protect your data But if that wasn't enough, I cant find a driver for LG HL-DT-ST DvD-Rom GDR8162B. Lg Drivers To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below.
If you want to connect to LG Corp., or other LG affiliates, please click Skip to Contents Skip to Accessibility Help For Consumer For Business LG SIGNATURE Skip to Next Reply With Quote July 12th, 2005,10:42 AM #15 confus-ed View Profile View Forum Posts Geezer Join Date Jul 1999 Location In front of my PC.... As an alternative, and for good measure, enter your product tag in the Support section of dell.com and look for Drivers for the said DVD-ROM. Can sombody help?
I've searched around for a driver update, but no luck. DELL.COM > Community > Support Forums > Disk Drives > Disk Drives (HDD, CD/DVD, Blu-ray) Forum > LG HL-DT-ST DVD-ROM GDR8162B won't read. Like 0 Reply You have posted to a forum that requires a moderator to approve posts before they are publicly available.