Another thing to try, turn your GWAB into a GSAB, but beware there may be difficulties if you want to change it back didn’t bother reading the entire thread to see if more was mentioned about this Any suggestions to get this working normally? In the RecordNow application window, click the Copy tab it may already be selected. Mon Aug 23, 5: Ok, guys… for anyone else out there who needs this help. Navigate to the folder containing the update file C:

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The device manufacturer seems to be LG.

Copyright Gentoo Foundation, Inc. Should I try and convert it back??? View unanswered posts View posts from last 24 hours. Geez, will this ever fix? The LG site only has the 1. Now, lets see if it actually helped me… Rob. All I have is the 3. For example, ImgBurn http: Now that I have update it, it seems to be able to read any non retail disc of any kind, given I havent tried any other discs but this weird brand my room mate gave me. Failure to follow the instructions will damage the drive.


Gentoo Forums :: View topic – GWA B: A DVD burner that Just Does Not Work?

I tried burning at 4x this time… still nothing. To continue with the remaining update steps, go below to the appropriate instructions for the CD recording software you are going to use.

One problem though, I get the error Cannot Initialize Error: Insert the blank CD into the drive.

Have a look at this thread: I am half gea-4166b done with a DVD-R burn. I have tried all 3 different ones I have that I have burned on with this computer and drive in the past, they are: Mon Aug 23, 8: I have to bwab everything up, restore, and put everything back on this computer… to prove its broken. Download the update program. Be sure to read the instructions carefully. For Veritas RecordNow Version 5.

Microsoft QFE update resolves an issue where the Media Center window may remain black when you resume your computer from standby or from hibernation when using an S-Video or Composite Video connection. Does anyone have a method for me to flash my drive back to its GWA status so I can upgrade back to the 3.


HL-DT-ST DVDRRW GWA-4166B resources, firmwares and drivers

That said, since the conversion to GSAB 1. I am half way done with a DVD-R burn.

Can anyone lead me to the GSAB 1. Sloe Deth, Californicatia Posts 3, Close all applications before starting dvd-rs update. After the firmware update is complete, remove the CD from the optical drive and restart the system.

Or you can use the 1. Otherwise, at least I can work around it I suppose. Quoth ItalianJob at http: One problem though, I get the error Cannot Initialize Error: Be sure to read the instructions carefully. For Veritas RecordNow Version 5.