Dell Inspiron 1000 Notebooks Sony DW-D56A Slim 8x DVD+/-RW PDS7 (Win), A04 for XP Publisher's description
Dell Inspiron 1000 Notebooks Sony DW-D56A Slim 8x DVD+/-RW PDS7 (Win), A04 for XP
Level of Importance: Recommended
Dell recommends applying this update during your next scheduled update cycle. The update contains feature enhancements or changes that will help keep your system software current and compatible with other system modules (firmware, BIOS, drivers and software).
This is a Windows Based Firmware Flash Utility.
Administrative rights may be required on your system for this utility to work
Fixes and Enhancements :
This firmware improves the Sony DW-D56A Slim 8X DVD+/-RW drive's media readability capabilities.
The firmware also allows the drive to write to the latest dual layer DVD+R media.
Custom Instructions for R104295.EXE:
1) Down load flash utility to system hard disk drive.
2) Double click on flash utility.
3) Click on 'Update' to begin flash process.
4) Wait until flash process is complete.
5) Click on 'OK'.
6) Reboot system.