[QUOTE=chef;2626382]Means what exactly?
An simple update would never harm the firmware of an optical drive!!
You think you need…why??
A(nother) firmware is no magical hardware error healer.[/QUOTE]
There’s a problem with the original Toshiba firmware for this drive though that prevents burning of CDs in Windows 7 with certain software.
The fix is listed in the instructions included with the firmware update.