sata dvd writer

  Bazzer7 10:17 03 Jul 2007

I have just been given a samsung sh-183LB writer, it came with nero software. Plugged it in to a spare sata slot it kills the sound, will play video but no sound, i have already an ide writer that works on its own ok but loses sound when sata drive plugged in. my system is A8N-SLI motherboard, amd 4000cpu, 2sata hdd 1ide writer 1 sata writer if anybody can help would be grateful

  howard64 11:54 03 Jul 2007

the sata dvd writer I recently bought has no audio cable connection and connects audio through the sata ribbon cable. Is it this type?

  Bazzer7 17:37 03 Jul 2007

sorry fordelay in repling total hdd meltdown yes it is sata cable after reloading windows now have sound but blue screen of death when video plays

  howard64 20:33 03 Jul 2007

this suggests it is a driver issue. Try running sfc /scannow and see if it cures the problem if not you may have to download drivers for your video player.

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