Old 31-03-2009   #1
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Samsung sh-d163b dvd drive dead after fw update

help samsung sh-d163b dvd-rom drive is death after firmware update. No power to the drive . Can I undo the bad firmware ? anything please.
Windows is not seeing the drive. Help! Help! Did I just made another brick drive? L.O.L Thanks guys.
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Re: Samsung sh-d163b dvd drive dead !!!

Hi and Welcome!

you may try re-flashing original firmware in plain DOS. Please see the FAQ (link in my signature) and the "Read First: HOWTO Flash ..." article for details.

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Re: Samsung sh-d163b dvd drive death after fw update

Thank you ! I reflash the drive using the dos option it's Ok now Thanks again.
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You're Welcome! Glad you got it sorted
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Thank you ! I reflash the drive using the dos option it's Ok now Thanks again.
Hey man I am having the same problem, with your experience could you please please help me. End of my rope....did you boot into a usb drive and flash if so how. My drive won't eject
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