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HP DVD Writer 400i

by InFatAndyITrust / December 1, 2004 4:26 AM PST

I recently reformatted my HD and reinstalled Windows XP Pro SP2. Everything works great except my DVD Writer. It burns DVD's just fine but it WILL NOT PLAY ANY CD-ROMS, PLAY AUDIO CD's and/or BURN CD'S. I have reinstalled all the drivers and updated the firmware and that did nothing!

It used to work before this HD Format.

Any ideas before I jump out the window?

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Re: HP DVD Writer 400i and what recorder software?
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / December 1, 2004 4:30 AM PST
In reply to: HP DVD Writer 400i

Try out http://www.cdburnerxp.se/ (link tends to vanish now and then so look up CDBURNERXP on download.com) and see what it does.

Bob

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Re: HP DVD Writer 400i and what recorder software?
by InFatAndyITrust / December 1, 2004 4:41 AM PST

Is this a plug for this product, or do you really think that this will work?

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Your choice.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / December 1, 2004 4:43 AM PST

Just my advice. In closing, you didn't answer my question so I can't offer much help other than to repeat that you can try this free software that has no spyware.

Bob

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Re: Your choice.
by InFatAndyITrust / December 1, 2004 4:49 AM PST
In reply to: Your choice.

You didn't ask a question so how am I supposed to answer you?

Show me where you asked a question, and I'll answer you.

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(NT) (NT) The question was in the subject title.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / December 1, 2004 5:21 AM PST
In reply to: Re: Your choice.
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Re: HP DVD Writer 400i
by oldhaus / December 3, 2004 1:59 AM PST
In reply to: HP DVD Writer 400i

call HP, I've had 4 of these exchanged since installing SP2...

They just sent me a 420i ... It works finally!

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