Nu DDW-082- please help i need the drivers!

vbimport

#1

can anyone please help me

I have a nu DDW-082 and i cant find the drivers any where on the net

my computer can only detect this in bios but cant detect this in windows

this is a pain in the ass…somebody please help me!!!


#2

Hello chukwa
Please try the following steps

[B]Delete[/B] the driver by using [B]Device Manager[/B], shut down the PC and B[/B] the burner from your computer. then re-boot the PC and wait for XP to run and after everthing is up and running , [B]NOW shut it down again.[/B] and [B]re-connected[/B] the burner, Now power up the PC and wait for XP to detect the “new” drive and assign the proper driver

Tim
PS…download the firmware (driver) for your drive from the link below

http://www.nu-global.com/1_english/4_support/01_manuals.php?sID=2


#3

What operating system do you have?


#4

thanks guys…but still need some help

using windows xp home edition

i cant even see the cd/dvd rom in my device manager

i dont understand why when windows start the cd rom just dies!!!

but in bios it still works


#5

Is the drive seen in Device Manager :confused:


#6

no :frowning:


#7

Maybe you need to check the jumper settings and make sure that if the device is on the end of the cable that it’s set to master or if in the middle it’s set to slave.

Have you just installed this burner?


#8

well.all i have done is reinstalled windows…

b4 reinstalling windows the cd rom definitely worked…but now i have no idea why it doesnt!?

btw what is firmware?


#9

PLEASE READ
CD-ROM drive or DVD-ROM drive appears to be missing after you install Windows XP or Windows Vista Beta 2
View products that this article applies to.
Article ID : 320553
Last Review : August 3, 2006
Revision : 4.2
This article was previously published under Q320553
Important This article contains information about how to modify the registry. Make sure to back up the registry before you modify it. Make sure that you know how to restore the registry if a problem occurs. For more information about how to back up, restore, and modify the registry, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
256986 (http://support.microsoft.com/kb/256986/) Description of the Microsoft Windows registry
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SYMPTOMS

CAUSE

RESOLUTION

Method 1: Remove the registry entry

Method 2: Replace the existing driver

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SYMPTOMS
After you install Microsoft Windows XP or Microsoft Windows Beta 2, the CD-ROM drive, the DVD-ROM drive, or CD-ROM R/W drive may not be visible in the My Computer window. Additionally, there may be question marks on the devices that are listed under CD-ROM drives in Device Manager.
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CAUSE
An incorrect device driver was installed for the CD-ROM device.
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RESOLUTION
To resolve this behavior, use the following methods in the order in which they are presented.
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Method 1: Remove the registry entry
Warning Serious problems might occur if you modify the registry incorrectly by using Registry Editor or by using another method. These problems might require that you reinstall your operating system. Microsoft cannot guarantee that these problems can be solved. Modify the registry at your own risk.
Note If you had installed multiple CD-writing software products on your computer, you need to uninstall the software products before you remove the registry keys.1. Click Start, and then click Run.
2. In the Open box, type regedit, and then click OK.
3. Locate and then click the following registry subkey:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE/System/CurrentControlSet/Control/Class/{4d36e965-e325-11ce-bfc1-08002be10318}
4. On the File menu, click Export.
5. In the File name box, type savedkey, and then click Save.
6. Click the REG_MULTI_SZ data type UpperFilters, and then click Delete on the Edit menu. When you are prompted to confirm the deletion, click Yes.

Note If this data type is missing, go to Method 2.
7. Click the REG_MULTI_SZ data type LowerFilters, and then click Delete on the Edit menu. When you are prompted to confirm the deletion, click Yes.
8. Quit Registry Editor, and then restart the computer.

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Method 2: Replace the existing driver

  1. Click Start, and then click Control Panel.
  2. If Control Panel is in Category view, click Performance and Maintenance, and then click System.

If Control Panel is in Classic view, double-click System.
3. On the Hardware tab, click Device Manager.

Note In Windows Vista Beta 2, click Device Manager in the left pane. If a dialog box appears that describes permissions, click Continue.
4. Click the drive with the question mark next to it.
5. On the Action menu, click Uninstall. When you are prompted to confirm the removal, click OK.
6. Repeat steps 4 through 5 for any other drives with question marks.
7. On the Action menu, click Scan for hardware changes.
Note If Windows XP cannot locate the driver for your device, the device may not be supported by Windows XP. To see the list of supported devices, see the most recent Windows Hardware Compatibility List (HCL) at the following Microsoft Web site:
http://www.microsoft.com/whdc/hcl/default.mspx (http://www.microsoft.com/whdc/hcl/default.mspx)
Although Microsoft does not encourage the use of devices that are not on the Hardware Compatibility List, sometimes you can obtain a Windows XP-compatible driver by contacting the device manufacturer directly. For information about how to contact your hardware manufacturer, click the appropriate article number in the following list to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
65416 (http://support.microsoft.com/kb/65416/) Hardware and software vendor contact information, A-K

60781 (http://support.microsoft.com/kb/60781/) Hardware and software vendor contact information, L-P

60782 (http://support.microsoft.com/kb/60782/) Hardware and software vendor contact information, Q-Z
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MORE INFORMATION
For more information about other problems with CD-ROM and DVD-ROM drives in Windows XP, click the following article numbers to view the articles in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
314060 (http://support.microsoft.com/kb/314060/) CD-ROM access is missing and messages cite error code 31, code 32, code 19, or code 39 after you remove Easy CD Creator in Windows XP
315350 (http://support.microsoft.com/kb/315350/) “Incorrect function” error message when you access the CD-ROM drive, the DVD-ROM drive, or the CD-RW drive
Microsoft provides third-party contact information to help you find technical support. This contact information may change without notice. Microsoft does not guarantee the accuracy of this third-party contact information.

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APPLIES TO
• Microsoft Windows XP Professional
• Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition


#10

Good catch Tim - I think that should do it :slight_smile:


#11

Bada Boom Bada Bing :bigsmile: