party non-compatible software installation and partly by user error. 2nd, this drive does not require drivers when used in Windows XP (or for that matter, in any other Windows OS). 3rd. XPlease fill captchaIn order to prevent "robots" from misusing our bandwidth,we request that you prove you are human.captchaSend DriverGuide Home Driver Updater Drivers By ManufacturerBy DeviceWindows 10 DriversWindows 8 DriversSearch WizardDownloads Direct DownloadSelect your OS and press "Download". If it is, then put a DATA or MUSIC only disk into the drive and tell me if the drive is able to read the disk.
My DVD ROM stopped working all of a sudden. Unfortunately, it does not allow me to burn DVD's. the driver you thought you found at the given link IS NOT a driver.... If you are unsure of ANY of the above, don't continue!!
If the NEC DVD/RW is the master drive the slave drive must be disabled. 1. Unzip the file to a temp folder and launch the GdGone.exe file. If you wish to update the firmware on an OEM drive, contact the dealer or manufacturer. DVD-ROM and 48x max.
Wait a few seconds and then reboot the machine. Start >> Settings >>Control Panel 2. This will help if you installed a wrong driver.Problems can arise when your hardware device is too old or not supported any longer. All rights reserved.
You won't see any action on the screen because it performs the fix invisible and without any user notification. not a Windows dos box but in a pure dos environment with no Windows OS running in the background. 6th: Unless there is a specific problem and the BIOS update specifically Should you have any driver-related technical questions, please feel free to ask them on our forum. What is the full name of the MSI file it's saying is missing or cannot find?
In Device Manager, NEC DVD_RW ND-3550A said that the Driver maybe corrupted or missing so managed to find the Drivers at the following Link: http://members.driverguide.com/driver/detail.php?action=download&driverid=1257352 On executing the .exe, it says Almost everything in your post (Bolded) except the sentences I made RED are UNTRUE or NOT correct. NEC will not supply any technical service or support regarding this firmware or any upgrade. Facebook Twitter YouTube Instagram Subscribe to TechSpot RSS Get our weekly newsletter Search TechSpot Trending Hardware The Web Culture Mobile Gaming Apple Microsoft Google Reviews Laptops Smartphones Graphics CPUs Storage Keyboard
Get tech support here Release Notes Related Drivers 1 The provided firmware upgrade should not be used with external USB / FireWire drives or with OEM drives from HP, DELL, Medion, This is the top of the page. Double click on the NED DVD/RW drive icon. 6. Note: Firmware updates for NEC DVD See More drives will generally only add new media information and will not solve issues in conjunction with some software packages. 2.
I believe that this may be because it came with the PC as apposed to me buying it seperatatly instead. The time now is 08:09 PM.
Help us by reporting it Need help? See Less Uploaded ByRudz (DG Member) on 23-May-2008 Related DriversNEC Driver Update UtilityCD Driver DownloadsDVD Driver DownloadsPopular NEC CD / DVD Driver Downloads for WindowsBrowse all NEC CD / DVD drivers Please select the necessary driver for your device: DriversLib recommends for install all drivers with Driver Updater Device: NEC ND-3550A DVD+RWDescription: FirmwareVersion: 1.06 for Windows 2003 / XP / 2000 / It does not appear in My computer and does not read any DVD or CD either.
If you encounter problems with the direct download for these operating systems, please consult the driver download manager for the specific Nec Dvd Rw Nd 3550a Ata Device model. So all you did was perhaps update your drives firmware to v1.07 if the flash was successful or perhaps turned your drive into a paperweight if it wasn't successful. Jerry K View Public Profile Send a private message to Jerry K Find all posts by Jerry K [Upload Driver/Firmware] « Previous Thread | Next Thread » Thread Tools Show Printable If you got a message originally that said your driver was corrupt, there's an easy fix if you had only taken a few minutes to READ threads in this forum....
I rebooted and ensured that the Power going to the DVD ROM as well as the SCSI cable and Jumpers were in correctly. To disable the slave drive; go to the "Device Manager" under the "System" icon on the "Control Panel". 2.