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can a firm ware update be undone my dvd burner wont read dvd's since.

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No

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If you flashed your DVD drive and something went wrong, your only option is getting a new drive.

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Or

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Uninstall in Device Manager, and let Windows find it on re-boot.
phantazy

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How will that help?

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If the firmware on the drive is corrupted, how is letting Windows reinstall the drivers for it going to help?

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"can a firm ware update be undone"

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Sometimes. If the drive is not entirely dead, then I've been able to put the old firmware back in or lacking that, another version.

BTW, it's a good idea to boot SAFE MODE and remove DVD drives after a firmware update. Windows will add the drive proper. I won't explain this in detail.

Also, your DVD player software may be locked to that drive and/or firmware. To test, boot up a GEEXBOX CD (google.com) and see if the DVD plays in that.

Bob

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