Click on this for more technical information. One thing you can do,if you still have warranty, or are thick-skinned enough to argue customer svc into helping anyway, is boot to diagnostic for WinXP restart holding down the f6 key and run through the “express test. Thank you ever so much. This drive can only write a 2. Too bad for me I had to spend 5 hours on with tech support to get nowhere.
|Date Added:||13 December 2009|
|File Size:||14.98 Mb|
|Operating Systems:||Windows NT/2000/XP/2003/2003/7/8/10 MacOS 10/X|
|Price:||Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]|
And you are not the only one Nikhil, I am sure as soon as the warranty is over, I am going to throw out all the HP computers from my house and also I have stoppped recommendng people to do it. Hewlett Packard Enterprise International. Too bad for me I had to spend 5 hours on with tech 44040n to get nowhere.
To continue using , please upgrade your browser.
However my one worry is that this firmware is based on the B firmware revision for the drive and not the newest one noted above. My laptop came with this yca of crap. This means they shoudl replace it. My problem is similar yet slightly differs from yours. Rated this writer 2 of I did the upgrade to firmware indicated by PINK comment and it work very well!
Auto-suggest helps you quickly narrow down your search results by suggesting possible matches as you type. Click on this for more technical information.
HL-DT-ST DVD+RW GCA-4040N Firmware C110 download
The opinions expressed above are the personal opinions of the authors, not of Hewlett Packard Enterprise. Link connection some standalone desktop dvd recorder supports this also but then it is usually to connect your DV camera to the recorder Rating The first rating is based on a weighted rank the true Bayesianit requires at least 5 votes to get a weighted rating.
Comments posted by Marcos from Brazil, April 15, This is not good drive. Has anyone found out a solution to the problem?? S11 comments, 1 good0 mixed0 poor.
I just tried out the firmware posted by Pinky in the previous comment and it seems to be working very well. Our website is made possible by displaying online advertisements to our visitors. You can find the new firmware here: Let me know if you find a solution and i’ll do the same Paul. BTW HP Cheated me, I paid a bucks extra for a 4x drive, and this drive only does 2x even if it says 4x writing, check out the latest nero version’s diagnostic features.
I’d be a lot happier if it was based on the newest version. My zdca has leprosy.
I can write now in -R or -RW midias. Dont’ worry of your drive shows up as GWAn after burning the firmware.
Post your DVD Media comments here. Here’s what worked for me. Rated this writer 1 of The Screen has lines, the hard drive makes bad sounds and now the DVD doesn’t burn. According to the tech at HP that I spoke with last night. OBS Studio screen recording and streaming guid One thing you can do,if you still have warranty, or are thick-skinned enough to argue customer svc into helping anyway, is boot to diagnostic for — restart holding down the f6 key and run through the “express test.
LG GCA-4040N DVD Writer
This drive can only write a 2. DVD-R writing works at 2x and so far I haven’t had any problems with it.
HP is blaming the vendor, the vendor is blamin HP and Micsrosoft is blaming both of them. Comments posted by epyon from Ireland, March 20,