Re: Bad dvd burner?
Installed properly with IDE cable, LiteOn is master
LG is slave jumpers properly set.
"peter" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> and how are they installed???..IDE cable?? SATA Cable??
> if IDE cable which one is the master..which the slave?? did you change
> jumpers on the back??
> On an IDE cable the middle connection is the slave connection and the end
> the master...and as such the burners need to be jumpered accordingly.
> I have run across LiteOn drives which just did not like to be the Slave...
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> "***** charles" <shultzjrX@sbcglobal.net> wrote in message
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> > hey<
> > I just installed two different dvd burners on the
> > same Vista 64 Basic machine that where brand
> > new out of the box. One was an LG and the
> > other was a LiteOn. Whenever I try to access
> > them with Windows Explorer most of the time
> > the machine just locks up and I have to push
> > the power button to do anything with the thing.
> > It's hard to believe that both devices are bad
> > from the factory. Any ideas?
> > thanks,
> > charles.....