Avoid using excessive force to pull out the tray as this may damage your drive. All of them fail for various reasons related to win32aspi. It is where you place a CD. Fri Dec 14, So much for making mix cd’s for my friends. I wish I’d been more on the ball about everything, and gotten a different drive. Are you doing the flash within a command prompt window or at the Safe mode command prompt only?
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Idle or no disc present. I wish I’d been more on the ball about everything, and gotten a different drive. Cable Select is reserved and should not be used.
Figuring this was just a win2k compatibility issue, I awaited XP thinking it would fix the problem i. Oh, and this drive works fine in EZCD 4. If that sounds good, drop me an email in the profile and we can work something out.
Ego Dog Ars Praefectus Registered: But I switched back to win98 to do some backing up of files onto discs, and for some reason the problem persisted after upgrading Nero burning software as a good little enthusiast does when a new version of something comes out.
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My friend’s in Win98SE. Originally posted by Ego Dog: Fri Dec 14, 6: Los Angeles, CA Registered: It is going to sleep with the fishies.
Switch on the computer after you have installed the CD-RW drive. Although there is some suggestion the drive is repackaged sanyo, I have not checked my own drive. Avoid using excessive force to pull out the tray as this may damage your drive. It’s a community-based project which helps to repair anything. Fri Dec 14, 4: This number will enable Technical Support to troubleshoot any problems involving your drive should you need to call our Technical Support staff.
Finally Figured it all Out (re: Creative CDRW RW8438E)
So I just wanted to mostly sit here and bitch and moan about my own stupidity, and hope someone reads the posts in the link and can empathize with the bullshit that I’ve been a part of as a consequence to all of this.
In xp, I get these results at command prompt C: Remember to switch off the power supply to your system before inserting the clip into the Eject hole. Fri Dec 14, 7: At least from what I can tell after doing research. Are you doing the flash within a command prompt window or at the Safe mode command prompt only?
I just checked and the FN09 firmware has a dos based flash utility included. Am open to any further suggestions, Ego Dog edit: Front panel of your CD-RW drive. As it says in the rd8438e numerous posts of disgruntled Creative customers, they basically did a “bait and switch” with regards to their products. All of them fail for various reasons related to win32aspi.
So I was baffled and in the middle of an awesome crdative semester of college, so I didn’t have too much time to worry about it. To eject the disc tray, quit the application before you press the button.
Fri Dec rrw8438e, I do appreciate the suggestions, although I’m afraid there is no way to do anything about the drive now. In the System Properties dialog box, click the Device Manager tab. Then, excepting those, I thought maybe it didn’t exist at all, and somehow windows was reporting the wrong drive installed.