Firmware is the software that is saved permanently on a chip on your DVD drive and is what actually controls the drive.
Firmware updates most commonly add support for new types of media that were released after the drive was created, mostly for new writeable discs, but it may help with other discs as well.
Laptop dvd and blu-ray drives come in 7.5mm, 9.5mm and 12.7mm.
Next you will need a program to play blu-ray disks a good one to use if Power DVDLink : Flip the Cd/Dvd Drive upside downb) Using a small flat edged screw driver, push the tab down and out at the same timec) Pull the faceplat/bezel off of the Cd/Dvd Drive carefully making sure that none of the tabs break2.
You probably already know how to check if your drivers are updated, but if you don’t here’s what you should do: We often forget to update our drivers and that may cause a lot of confusion not only with DVD drive, but with other parts of our computer or system, especially when the new system is installed.
From time to time, performance improvements and/or additional features or services may be made available to units that are connected to a broadband home network.
Some Windows users have reported that their DVD drive has stopped working after upgrading the system from Windows 8 to Windows 8.1.
A various factors could affect this issue, and we’ll try to cover all the possible solutions, and help you solve this annoying problem.
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