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Firmaware Update Problem!! Please help

Discussion in 'Hardware Q&A' started by swadeep, Mar 11, 2006.

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  1. swadeep

    swadeep New Member

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    Hi guys,
    I have a liteon DVD writer model SHOW-812s. I have updated its firmware whih i downloaded it from the lite-on site. But after the update, my drive doesnt recognise or reads any DVD not even the digit dvd's. It is able to read only cd-s.

    Please tell me wat i need to do to get my dvd writer to work normally.

    thanking you
     
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    rockthegod Dark Overlord !!!

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    probably, Uve used a wrong version of the update/updater or the update is done improperly. Another proper firmware flashing will solve ur problem, first check the PROPER VERSION NUMBER AND VERSION DATE of the firmware update and then use the manufacturer's PROPER SOFTWARE UPDATER and see if those are meant for YOUR DRIVER MODEL only or not.. then READ THE INSTRUCTIONS CAREFULLY AND UPDATE !!!
     
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    i checked it!!

    hi,
    thank u for the response. buit i did check for the version and the model. the firmware version is released by the lite-on official site only. anyways is there anyother procedure to revert back my drive?? so that i can read dvd's as it did earlier

    thanking u ,
    swadeep
     
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    Download the latest firmware for YOUR model and flash it again. If it doesn't helps visit service center
     
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    theres a tut on flashin drives in the tut section
    infact its sticky
    read that
    ofcourse ull need ur original firmware back
     
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