Be respectful, keep it civil and stay on topic. In that case you almost certainly have a hardware failure of the drive. Also, what type of CDs would people recommend to use for recording? Subscription auto-renews at the end of the term Learn more. The ribbon is firmly plugged into the drive and the device manager says that it is working properly. Using outdated or corrupt Samsung SDE drivers can cause system errors, crashes, and cause your computer or hardware to fail.

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Samsung SD 616E – DVD-ROM drive – IDE Series

Hi, Was there anything that changed just prior to the drive not working, like installing a new drive, a flash drive or anything? Forum Themes Mobile Progressive. Forums Posts Latest Posts. It will only read copied movies and nothing else. Home Entertainment by Ty Pendlebury Oct 28, Large drive for a low price Large drive for a low price by Dong Ngo.

Furthermore, installing the wrong Samsung drivers can make these problems even worse. I need to make CDs is why I am asking. Newegg keeps the Black Friday spirit alive with more deals for Cyber Monday.


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Am I able to record my CDs with this unit? Jay Geater ad the President and CEO of Solvusoft Corporation, a global software company focused on providing innovative utility software. Wanderingbard, here are the specs of your drive: In that case you almost certainly have a hardware failure of the drive. I tried using firmware but that won’t work for some reason I might be confusing the names of each drive but the one that cannot work is the bottom disk drive which dvv DVD-ROM.

Would system restore work in this case? Also, take the side off the case and make sure that the data Ribbon cable is firmly plugged into the drive. Cyber Monday Newegg: Maintaining updated Samsung SDE software prevents crashes and maximizes hardware dvr system performance.

All times are GMT By continuing to browse, you are agreeing to our use of cookies as explained in our Privacy Policy. Discussion threads can be closed at any time at our discretion. Sincerely Phillip Lai Check out my music here at orm I assume the failed firmware update was an attempt to fix the problem.


Samsung DVD-ROM SD-616E Driver wont play dvds in Windows xp sp3 Home Edition

If you are rm with updating Samsung device drivers manually, we highly recommend downloading the Samsung SDE Driver Utility. Have a look in Device Manager and see what the status of the drive is reported as in there.

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I only need it to make a master copy because I will get it mass-produced from elsewhere. Be respectful, keep it civil and stay on topic.

Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, 10 Downloads: The drive will be reinstalled by windows.