Blank floppy diskette, recordable CD (CD-R), or USB Thumb Drive. I only just now, today discovered all the suggestion's because I used the nieghbors computer to copy the 740b to disc and had to come back to this forum on her HOWEVER it is not a solution to the REAL problem.The real problem is that in their wisdom HP have stopped making driver upgrades for the 740i and 740b drives BEFORE Win Oct 22, 2011 #20 Rabbit01 TS Evangelist Posts: 787 +58 Found this on HP's site: http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/document?cc=us&dlc=en&docname=bph05701&lc=en&product=12455#N181 It said that the error could be a false positive and that there's nothing get redirected here
It dwnld alright , and installed in desktop, but when it came to run prompt, it required I copy it to cd, cd-r, thumb something, or to DVD,,,,. I am so positive with bad luck,,, anyway I am thinking,,,still thinkin,,,tomorrow,,,, still thinking! ANOTHER CONTROL FREEK AT THE HEELM? Information and links in this thread may no longer be available or relevant.If you have a question create a new topic by clicking here, or click on "Post new question" above
Browse Samsung External DVD Writer Models AA-ES0PN21/US AA-ES3P95M/US SE-S084B SE-S084F SE-S164L SE-S184M SE-S204N SE-S204S SE-T084L SE-T084M SE-W164C SE-W164L SH-183A SH-183L SH-S162A SH-S162L SH-S182D SH-S182F SH-S182M SH-W162L SN-S082D « ‹ 1 › How is the Gold Competency Level Attained? Thanks again Oct 16, 2011 #6 LookinAround Ex Tech Spotter Posts: 6,491 +183 OK.
Chevy Resolved HJT Threads 23 12-31-2005 09:27 AM DVD-RW can no longer read or write DVDs, but can read CD/CD-ROM My DVD+/-RW External USB Burner suddenly will not read or write Oct 19, 2011 #11 LookinAround Ex Tech Spotter Posts: 6,491 +183 Hi miloman No, i haven't given up. (I thought your peanut butter joke was funny ) Just been busy. I never set it up or was prompted too on that laptop from best buy, this dwnload I see says I must be to use it, "How do I know if Using outdated or corrupt Samsung External DVD Writer drivers can cause system errors, crashes, and cause your computer or hardware to fail.
At least that's the case w/ the Dell laptops & desktops here at work. Main Sections Technology News Reviews Features Product Finder Downloads Drivers Community TechSpot Forums Today's Posts Ask a Question News & Comments Useful Resources Best Of Everything Tech Trivia Must Reads Trending There's folder called USBDisk, for creating a bootable thumb drive I assume. http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/hp-dvd-writer-740b.172147/ It can be frustrating when you want to do the simple and seems lots of work to figure out Run the Nero InfoTool again.
I really think these things have a self destruct bug [email protected] factory,,, but I don't and can't prove it. All rights are reserved. Home Driver Updater Drivers Forums Support My DG About us DriverGuide Forums Free Drivers Download | Request and Support Forums > Driver That was the down fall of desktop #3 and because of that learning experience, I don't assume anything anymore. I HOPE this is the right place!
Share this Driver HP DVD-RW 16X HP DVD Writer 740b Drive Firmware Update Drivers, sp26595.exe, http://www.driversguru.com/driverdetail/2154866-DVD-RW+16X+HP+DVD+Writer+740b+Drive+Firmware+Update Providers | Articles| Privacy |Contact US | HP Drivers Copyright DriversGuru.com 2014. Yes, newegg is an online store. So I was hopeful when I found that there was an HP upgrade from theED24 firmware (sp26595.exe -DVD-RW 16X HP DVD Writer 740b Drive Firmware Update ). Below is a list of drivers that may be suitable for your device.
There are some alternatives: > Buy an external hard drive. Get More Info Discussion Boards Open Menu Discussion Boards Open Menu Welcome to the Forum! Also could the drive be getting confused thinking a blank disc is a lightscribe disc in upsidedown ready for printing? Join thousands of tech enthusiasts and participate.
or a flash drive? Thanks to you all for the great help and assistance. This tool will download and update the correct Samsung External DVD Writer driver versions automatically, protecting you against installing the wrong External DVD Writer drivers. useful reference Anyway I do appreciate this, and will try to locate the info,,, is it the info in "my computer+ system info?
And yes myHP DVD Writer 740b cannot detect blank DVD's and CD's although it can read those with content. As a Gold Certified Independent Software Vendor (ISV), Solvusoft is able to provide the highest level of customer satisfaction through delivering top-level software and service solutions, which have been subject to To see what's available, you'll have to type that in (top right of the page) and "Hard disk failure is imminent" in the second box (w/o the quotes). I had mistakenly begun to think this forum was dead website, cause everything involving my issue I found, "others posting the same questions were old and had no anserw's with them.
PS. No e-mail notification as before. were is the spell checker on this? this page just click on the hyperlink to get to the download) > The tool should tell you the firmware level currently on the drive > It should also show (with green check
I clked whatever to continue F2?, and here I am, now I am afraid to shut it down,, what do you all think? one other question,,,what is the point for the 12 postings before PM's? There will be a jumper connecting a pin in the top row and another pin in the bottom. I tried running that file myself (I thought maybe i could create a boot image for you somehow).
i will give her go! At the Save As screen, save the file to your Desktop.4. Or, How about I go to the Public Library and try copying a disc of that program from there and then bringing it home to install on this,,,would this work if I spent 30 minutes trying to find a place to ask a simple question!
But this time just look for where it says firmware . Now, while it's still working, you should backup all the important files. I did try to find a HD this morning while in town, but all that was open at the time was wal-mart and they had nothing but discs and thumb thingys.