Answered on Oct 02, DVD Recording Tests I’ve had drives in service for years and have never once had to clean a lens in 17 years of building PCs. If there are any problems with Windows, that would bypass them entirely. Answered on Jan 10, As other makers sell drives at prices similar to LiteOn, I use them instead. As with all LiteOn drives, this one can be set to region free with the use of several utilities.

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CD Recording Tests 9.

There is a different lens for the dvd so it’s highly possible that one function will work but not the other if dirty. Before trying it do clean the lense as advised by me in post 2 for if the lense by chance is occluded by dust, the ODD will fail to read no matter from the BIOS or Windows. Find More Posts by DeaconFrost.

That app lute-on be included anymore, and shouldn’t be used at all. If the drive cannot read this then it thinks nothing is present. Find More Posts by bobkn.


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Amazing 8X DVD+R Double Layer Burning: Lite-On 16X DVD Dual Drive SHWS

The OP has already said ” Problem with K-lite Codec 7. OS Windows 7 Home Premium 32 bit. Samsung Releases New Flash Laptop. It is a free download from the Ashampoo site. More information about text formats. Sorry I could not be of any further assistance. Answered on Dec 13, Originally Posted by DeaconFrost Does the drive read other discs?

If it fails to read the disc does the LED stop blinking and the drive no longer spins the disc? You should also do this to cheack the drives connections are not bad inside the enclosure. Leave this field blank. I’m also in the camp of replacing the drive.

LiteOn SHW-1635S

I don’t have any burning software such as Nero or Roxio installed, and I don’t have ITunes, either, so I think I can eliminate those kinds of issues – or maybe not?

Answered on Oct 07, Use only the cables that came with it NOT one that fits that may have been lying around or is longer. 1635x Disc Tests – Reading Tests 6. The best you can do is to try cleaning the lense with a CD lense cleaner. Not all USB cables are equal even though they should be 3.


As with all LiteOn drives, this one can be set to region free with the use of several utilities. It is possible to remove drives from the enclosures in most cases and connect directly inside a PC to fully check it.

Lite-On SHW – 1635S Half-Height DVD-Dual SHW-1635S-05C Leaflet

Known as “The Click Of Death”. Please assign your manual to a product: I guess I don’t know whether the problem is with the hardware or the software, so I’m looking for a little guidance as to what to try next. Posted on Oct 12, Be the first to answer. First, adding data to a disc over several sessions was never considered reliable. Ensure it is connected directly to the computer to a USB 2.