Check to make sure the disk drive letter does not interfere with another program or drive such as a virtual drive on the standard user’s account Good Luck. See if that will work. If you still experience problems with the disc, make sure that the sound card in the computer is compatible with the DVD drive. The max point reward for answering a question is Helpful 0 Not Helpful 1 Comment Flag. Answer questions, earn points and help others Answer questions.

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The last thing I can think of is it being your XP driver burning software. The only real solution is to purchase a new drive temporarily, since ddh16a1l DH16A1L firmware update is precariously a “Vista Only” update.

A driver update may also improve stability and performance, or may fix issues with games, programs and power atapi dh16a1l. It’s worth a thousand words. Anonymous May 15, I can see this, using the Vyzex editor, and hear it as the sound changes. Your answer needs to include more details to help people. Click “Add” to insert your video.


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Please assign your manual to a product: Unplug xpp cables that are connected to the video outputs of the computer. In re-reading all your posts it might be your burner is ready if not already defective.

Anonymous Apr 13, Driver Matic finally has made it simple and easy to keep sh16a1l drivers up to date. However, if you did reformat, then I’m gussing when windows found the driver, it found the wrong one and installed it. Posted on Jan 02, New PC, used the dvd burner once, on playback on dvd player the dvd skips and pauses. Thanks Posted by Seanwho on Feb 10, Helpful 4 Not Helpful Comment Flag. Tried to burn another copy at a slower burn rate and dvd drive refuses to read blank dvd, says it is a blank cd.

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Does this lightscribe show? Do you have another computer you can install this drive on for testing? Click the Advanced Settings tab.


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Try a free diagnostic now Introducing Driver Matic. Click to open Device Manager. Did your hp compaq dx come with a driver disc? I have uninstalled the drivers and reset allowing windows to find the device again and re-install the driver. Click Startclick Runtype devmgmt.

Just make sure you back up all your important files NOT drivers. I hope everyone follows suit. All looks good but if there is a DVD in the drive XP will not copy files to the drive in order to burn them. Tell us some more!

Shut windows off and then plug the power connector back into the socket of the drive.