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LG GCC N – CD-RW / DVD-ROM combo drive Overview – CNET

I’ve also tried what is suggested in the link you gave me, but it did not fix the problem. Click here to join today! In any case, I’ll await the results of your trying the drive with a different OS. It had to have been deliberately flashed by someone, or the drive has been cdr.

I’m trying to contact HP Support, but they aren’t being very helpful. When I rdive put a DVD into the drive it didn’t play.

LG GCC 4243n – Cd-rw / Dvd-rom Combo Drive

Did not fix the issue. Home Entertainment by Ty Pendlebury Oct 28, Cyber Monday Newegg: Yes, my password is: But sometimes a firmware update can get them working again. The best deals on laptops, tablets, PCs, gaming and much more! I tried using Ubuntu on a Virtual Drive on windows, but for some reason it’s not working. Join our site today to ask your question. I tried searching for a working driver, but all I get is the same firmware update that doesn’t work. Combo Drive Firmware Version: Welcome to Tech Support Guy!


I’m not much of a linux expert so I’m gonna have to wait for my friend to get back into town so he can help me with this We delete comments that violate our policy drvie, which we encourage you to read.

CDs seem to work fine. But I’d strongly suggest that you go through with your plan to make an Ubuntu later you can install it to a virtual drive inside Windows and boot to it from a menu at boot time to try out Linux, and it is easily uninstallable with no partition changes ccdrw you use WUBI or Knoppix an OS made specifically to run from CD or DVD and so optimized for that purpose–can be used for data recovery on unbootable systems since either will be useful later and answer our question now.

Unfortunately, when I took out the drive to check the model number there was no sticker on it to tell me if I had the right drive or not! Join overother people just like you! Fast, incredibly portable data storage — with one missing piece Fast, incredibly portable data storage — druve one missing piece by Dong Ngo. Doesn’t matter as long as it works.


I should probably go buy a new one anyways so that I can burn DVDs. And what version of the latest firmware.

Gateway M320 Cd-rw Dvd-rom Combo Drive Gcc-4243n

See what brand its electronics says it is and what model. Upon reinstall into automatically installed a Driver. Or choose door No.

Your name or email address: No Buffer Underrun Protection: Usually, once a drive stops reading DVD’s, it is in need of replacement.

It would be easier if we just left it as a Sony, but we can change it so that you can use the HP flash, if you want. Discussion threads can be closed at any time at our discretion. They appear to be completely different drives, though Toshiba does brand one as theirs that is really the GCCN.

Yes, it would be quite a coincidence if the drive happened to fail now, but not unheard of, especially if that drive was used for the installation–it may have overheated the laser.