Welcome to the PC Pitstop Driver Library, the internet’s most complete and comprehensive source for driver information. Sexually explicit or offensive language Spam: Message 3 of 6. The OS never realizes there is a BD in the drive. So, I wander if that is even true and if it is, when will they release a firmware update that ready my drive for “blu-ray 2. It wouldn’t be an update to the hardware firmware, rather the software that you are using to play the blu-ray movie with.

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Just for the record, my symptoms are I put in the BD and the drive spins up and down repeatedly like it’s trying to read, but nothing ever happens on the screen.

Again, this laptop seems to work fine for less feature rich BDs Last edited by wbhyde; at Bicycle – Mark Twain said it right. It worked flawlessly, playing the movie and giving me access to all of the special features. Message 1 of 6. Can anyone help. Many rmo in advance.

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My hard drive recently went out and I had to replace it. Then work your way through these – remember the drive could be bad, could have a loose cable or slight corrosion on the contacts usually for a laptop and other issues.


I suspect that HP Development knows about this as do the top tier of support staff, but that they have not told the support agents who answer the tech support phones. Use Intel’s driver finder and see if it has a newer Chipset driver for you. Very same troubles you folks describe. Note on archived topics. Then I found both under the Multimedia expandable section. If it does save it to the desk top and install it from there, not from a temporary folder.

This is not an unreasonable way to go as long as you make sure your support rmo are well informed about it and quickly replace drives for those with these very clear symptoms. I had paid for an extended warranty on my system so they pretty much had to replace it when they ran out of solutions. What’s your nex t favori t e movie? When i double click my drive icon in my computer pptiarc pops up a window asking me to insert a disc. Originally Posted by wbhyde.

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Anybody got something I haven’t tried? Aug Blu-ray collection: Find More Posts by Riven I have the same question Back to Computer Help forum 2 total posts. If the laptop came as bit OS installed and you ran that prior, then you see where it starts to differ. This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff.


You’ll find discussions about fixing problems with computer hardware, computer software, Windows, virusessecurityas well as networks and the Internet. I wonder if the problem is software or harware and why hp don’t give a firmware update like sony. I then contacted HP support and they had me install SP The intel chipset driver is valid.

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Track h; discussion and email me when there are updates. HP has determined that I have a defective drive. The system remained just like it was – it played everything except the latest Blu-Ray format.

Is this really just a way of upgrading the firmware?