Just my 2 cents worth. Updating your drivers with Driver Alert can help your computer in a number of ways. A system backup may also be a good idea. It happens almost everytime an update downloads from Microsoft to my computer and almost everytime I install a new program on it. There were 20 occurrences in the System Event Log of a message: Thanks for the Info, it could be cause I use itunes for my ipod and the problems started then.
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I have uninstalled the driver, deleted the drive, reinstalled both and even changed the registry and it still does not work. A driver update may also improve stability and performance, or may fix issues with games, programs and power management.
Go to System Admin tools and select the recording unit and uninstall it. My DVD showed up in Safe mode but had trouble in a regular boot up. Then reboot and it will detect new hardware found and Then clean the XP registry files go to Start, execute on your gsa-4084m and a window will open and type “REGEDIT” acept and the registry editor will open.
what is HL-DT-ST DVDRAM GSA-4084N ATA Device?
All forum topics Previous Topic Next Topic. I even changed the DVD unit and the problem started again and it does come and go after uninstalling and doing the the following: Also, with many wireless adapters it is important to stay current as updates often contain security fixes. Now with Driver Matic, a PC can have up to date drivers automatically. From what I’ve heard this is actually a problem caused by Microsoft and it’s software and not actually a problem caused by HP.
I’ve had to reinstall gs-a4084n driver more times than I can ddram. Actually, to resolve this issue, I wound up calling HP tech support, instead of downloading the driver.
Driver Matic finally has made it dvdrwm and easy to keep your drivers up to date. The opinions expressed above are the personal opinions of the authors, not of Hewlett Packard Enterprise. Thing is, I don’t remember which.
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Only at PC Pitstop. Modified the registry and the drive vvdram happy again. This is absolutely a nightmare. I have the same problem, I have tried everything, formatting, reinstalling deleting the upperfilters and lower filters, I can record CD ok but DVDS sometimes and then suddenly it stops recording and my DVD drive disappears, I restart and it reinstalls.
HL-DT-ST GSAN resources and drivers
Thanks for the Info, it could be cause I use itunes for my ipod and the problems started then. I tried several expensive different DVDs and it is a software conflict for sure.
I have found out it has to do with windows updates. Auto-suggest helps you quickly narrow down your search results by suggesting possible matches as you type. Updating your drivers with Driver Alert can help your computer in a number of ways.
The regedit workaround worked like a charm I only had the ‘Lower’ enry. Then close the Hardware Manager, and immediately reboot your system. The Regedit process is simple. I would be grateful if anyone can help Thanks.
I live in Spain so I had to tranlate it! It happens almost everytime an update downloads from Microsoft to my computer and almost everytime I install a new program on it.
If you look almost anywhere on the net you will find thousands no millions of people complaining that they are losing their DVD drivers from all manufacturers and models. Well anyway, here is your PC homepage: I have had this problem off and on for a while. Either locate the firmware download link, or call HP Tech Support see previous post!
Let HP Tech Support answer this one for you!
First I thought the DVDs were wrong and I used to throw them away and now I realized some don’t damage and work perfectly.