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Once burned with this newer firmware, they will also play back with fewer errors on DVD players.
It helps to know how a optical drive, such as a CD, DVD or Blu-Ray drive works to know why this happens.
The disc is a round plastic disk with a shiny reflective coating on the top and several layers of plastic.
Jim has been in the DVD business since before there was a DVD business.
In 1995 he found out about the upcoming DVD format and began writing articles to let others know about this amazing new technology.
In reality it is much more complicated than that, but at the core this is what is happening. It is available at many stores and is very cheap to buy.
A: Firmware is software that is included in a piece of hardware which control how the CD/DVD recorder communicates with a software application. Select “Removable Storage”, then double-click “Libraries” on the right. Right click on the applicable DVD RW/CD RW driveàSelect “Properties” 6. “Revision” indicates the firmware version of your optical drive.
Firmware is specific to a single CD/DVD recorder; it can not be applied to all CD/DVD drives. Right click on My Computer (Desktop or Start menu) 2. Step Three: Firmware is the most important update for a CD/DVD recorder.
We maintain a current database of these updates from most manufacturers of DVD�RW Writers and burner drives.
When you send your select your drive from the list above and enter your email address and your name, our system will search its DVD burner firmware update database and email you the latest download link so you can download it immediately from your manufacturer or another authoritative source.