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Old 09-27-2005, 04:15 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Is there a firmware upgrade for this dvd-rw

Samsung TSSTcorp CD/DVDW TS-H542A


It's not reading like it used to...

if anyone can find one (I can't) please post a link to the download

EDIT: I've been to the manufacturers site and couldn't find it...
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Old 09-27-2005, 08:02 PM   #2 (permalink)
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well what firmware version have you got on it now? all i can find are ts-07's on sites ... http://www.techspot.com/drivers/driv...firmware-ts07/
or maybe you could try a this site as it lists all firmware for ts-h542A and no it isnt rpc-1 its real firmware for it see for yourself..
http://forum.rpc1.org/dl_firmware.php?download_id=1879
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Old 09-28-2005, 01:00 PM   #3 (permalink)
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thanx, I'll look

how can I tell what firmware I have?

the drive is over a year old now...

EDIT: It downloaded as a bin file? what do I do with that?

burn it to a disk?
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go to the last link i posted http://forum.rpc1.org/dl_firmware.php?download_id=1879 and click the flash utility in brackets and it will download the firmware flasher.. when you open it select the firmware (.bin file) that you downloaded and it will start make sure you dont turn the power off too
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Old 09-29-2005, 08:59 AM   #5 (permalink)
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I had TS01?!?!

what now?



EDIT: ops... I had a disk in the drive, but I removed it... then I was able to run the thing... but after it had finished it asked me to restart windows... I did, and now it wont turn on...

what should I do?
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I just hope this isn't the case
me to, but it doesn't even read when i turn my computer on!??!
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Old 09-29-2005, 01:07 PM   #7 (permalink)
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Here is what I have to work with now...



when I boot up my computer it won't turn on...

but it does show up in device manager

and now in this flash utility it says that the firmware version is BOOT...

it used to be TS01...

any suggestions
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Old 09-29-2005, 01:31 PM   #8 (permalink)
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I tried to go to samsung the other day, but it was down... or something..

I'll give it a try
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I downloaded the newest one, but had the same problem, so I will now try the one I had... I'll get back to ya in a while...
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after this I say ok...

then windows reboots, and it still won't turn on, and if I go into the sfd thing it will still say boot ans the *old version
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