I guess it got deleted by a anti-virus programme but I have still some residu left on my machine. The computer’s bios MUST be detecting the drive. When I go into the properties, he reads that “the disk is working fine”. Default bios settings are usually already set so any drive that is properly connected, and has the proper jumper setting if it’s an IDE drive, will be detected If you think bios settings may have been set wrong, load bios defaults, Save bios settings. There must be a jumper on one of those three pairs of pins.

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Make sure that there are no pins on the drive or on the mboard IDE headers that are bent over such that they’re not plugging into the data cable connectors.

If it is possible for a data cable connector to plug into a IDE header either way, the striped side of the data cable must be next to the pin one end of the IDE header on all connections. Welcome to WD forums Merrin. The jumper setting sh the back of the drive must be set properly.

I have a 8 month old computer. But when I wan’t gdr81662b remove this with “uninstall”, it doesn’t work. Use Question Form such as ” Gdr816b Such opinions may not be accurate and they are to be used at your own risk.


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That model is relatively old. Solved i need the drivers for Hl-dt-st dvd-rom gdrb instalation. What the pins are for is stamped into the metal on top of the drive. And if I just deleted this virtual DVD?


Posts 13, Originally Posted by Merrin also another diskname for which I don’t have a clue why it is there. Posts 13, Did you try deleting the registry keys as described? It was made in August If that doesn’t help, you may need to change a setting regarding drive detection – e. All times are GMT So we’ve hopefully eliminated alcohol as a possible issue, but we never actually tested the unit – when you say ‘doesn’t work anymore’ – I need that spelling out Thank you for the quick reply.

To start viewing messages, select the forum gfr8162b you want to visit from the selection below. January 25th, Does this mean I can buy myself a new DVD-player? But I thought I got rid of this.


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You may have to register before you can post: You don’t need to install drivers for it. Originally Posted by Merrin. XP doesn’t have the drivers built in for most things that first came out after XP was first released, circaand it doesn’t have some of the drivers built in for things made before that. When you click on the disk icon it reads “you have to put in disk”.

That normally fixes matters.

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What usually happens is the cable is ripped at either edge and the wires there are either damaged or severed, often right at a connector or under it’s cable clamp there, where it’s hard to see – if a wire is severed but it’s ends are touching, the connection is intermittent, rather than being reliable.

Your drive is an IDE drive. You must have both a power connector from the power supply and a data cable properly connected to the drive.

I remember installing a programme called alcohol I have deleted the upper filter.