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Only at PC Pitstop. Discuss driver problems and ask for help from our community on our Free Driver Help Forum. The computer’s bios MUST be detecting the drive. God, grant me the senility to forget the people I never liked anyway, the good fortune to hl-dt-st dvd-rom gdr8162b gdr816b2 the ones I do and the eyesight to tell the difference.

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Thank you for the quick reply. It may NOT be able to recognize some types of “burned” disks that already have data on them. The jumper setting on the back of the drive must be set properly.

Make sure that there are no pins on the drive or on the mboard IDE headers hl-dt-st dvd-rom gdr8162b are bent over such that they’re not plugging into the data cable connectors. The side of the data cable that has a colored stripe must be next hl-dt-st dvd-rom gdr8162b the gcr8162b pin power socket. Bookmarks Bookmarks Digg del.

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There are hl-dt-wt rows of 3 pins on the back of the drive next to hl-dt-st dvd-rom gdr8162b pins for the IDE header. It looks that way, cd boot test is pretty reliable.

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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 hl-dt-st dvd-rom gdr8162b 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 hl-dt-st dvd-rom gdr8162b is intermittent, rather than being reliable.

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What the pins are for is stamped into the metal on top of the drive. Net hl-dt-st dvd-rom gdr8162b the opinions of its users. That model is relatively old. Your drive is an IDE drive.

Try another data cable if in doubt. Net and its accuracy.