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  • Page 1 48X/32X/48X Max CD-RW Drive User’s Guide...
  • Page 3 48X/32X/48X Max CD-RW Drive User’s Guide...
  • Page 4 Note: Before using this information and the product it supports, read the information under the appendixes. First Edition (September 2003) © Copyright International Business Machines Corporation 2003. All rights reserved. US Government Users Restricted Rights – Use, duplication or disclosure restricted by GSA ADP Schedule Contract with IBM Corp.
  • Page 5 Antes de instalar este produto, leia as Informações sobre Segurança. Pred inštaláciou tohto zariadenia si pečítaje Bezpečnostné predpisy. Antes de instalar este producto lea la información de seguridad. Läs säkerhetsinformationen innan du installerar den här produkten. © Copyright IBM Corp. 2003...
  • Page 6 48X/32X/48X Max CD-RW Drive: User’s Guide...
  • Page 7: Table Of Contents

    Telephone technical support . . 23 Loading a CD . Ejecting a CD manually . . 10 Appendix E. IBM Statement of Limited Using the software . . 10 Warranty - Z125-4753-07 - 11/2002 . . . 25 . 28 Part 2 - Country-unique Terms.
  • Page 8 48X/32X/48X Max CD-RW Drive: User’s Guide...
  • Page 9: About This Book

    Registering your option Thank you for purchasing this IBM product. Please take a few moments to register your product and provide us with information that will help IBM to better serve you in the future. Your feedback is valuable to us in developing products and services that are important to you, as well as in developing better ways to communicate with you.
  • Page 10 48X/32X/48X Max CD-RW Drive: User’s Guide...
  • Page 11: Installation And User's Guide

    Product description The IBM 48X/32X/48X Max CD-RW Drive can write and read CD-RW and CD-Recordable (CD-R) discs, and can read mass-produced stamped CDs. CDs created with this drive are compatible with Multi-Read CD-ROM and DVD-ROM drives that can read CD-RW discs and other media, and with older non-Multi-Read CD-ROM drives that can read only CD-R and CD-ROM discs.
  • Page 12: Software Description

    CD. v IBM Drive Letter Access (DLA): You can use DLA to access your CD-RW drive using a drive letter. You can copy files to recordable media using the windows command line or by using the drag-and-drop method.
  • Page 13: Product Views

    v Keep the CD-RW drive in its antistatic bag until you are ready to install the drive in your computer. Limit your movement. Movement can cause static electricity buildup. v Do not force insertion of the power cable. Doing so might damage the connector or the drive.
  • Page 14: Installing The Drive

    Some non-IBM computers support the cable-select setting, where the position of the device on the cable determines whether a device is master or slave. See the documentation that comes with your computer to determine if your computer supports this setting.
  • Page 15: Step 5. Mounting The Drive In The Bay

    one pair of pins corresponding to the setting you chose in Step 3. v If you are configuring the drive as master, set the jumper to the master 1 device setting. (This is how the drive is set when it is shipped.) If there is a second device on the IDE port, check that the device is configured as slave.
  • Page 16: Step 6. Attaching The Cables To The Drive

    Usually, the configuration-setup information screen is displayed when you turn on your computer. If you do not see this screen, check your computer documentation for information about accessing the configuration or setup utility program. 48X/32X/48X Max CD-RW Drive: User’s Guide...
  • Page 17: Step 9. Installing The Cd-Rw Drive Software

    To see the configuration information for most IBM computers, press F1 during startup when the IBM graphic displays in the upper right corner of the screen. When you have finished reviewing the information, save the changes and exit. Step 9. Installing the CD-RW drive software The User’s Guide and Software CD contains two software applications for use with...
  • Page 18: Handling And Caring For A Cd

    4. CD-RW media is also rated by write-speed. The IBM 48X/32X/48X Max CD-RW drive supports writing only CD-RW discs rated at 4x or higher. The maximum write speed will be printed on the media packaging or the disc itself. 5. The following table shows the compatibility matrix for ultra, high, and...
  • Page 19: Using The Drive

    v Do not place the CD in direct sunlight. v Do not use commercial cleaners to clean the CD. v Do not bend the CD. Using the drive This section provides information on how to handle your CD-RW drive, and how to load CDs into your CD-RW drive.
  • Page 20: Ejecting A Cd Manually

    CD-RW drive, Windows Native recording will be disabled and DLA will perform the formatting and writing functions. The CDs that you create with Windows native recording can be used in most versions of Windows without any special readers. 48X/32X/48X Max CD-RW Drive: User’s Guide...
  • Page 21 Note: Trying to eject the disc will prompt you to record the files. Using IBM Drive Letter Access (DLA) IBM Drive Letter Access (DLA) is included on the User’s Guide and Software CD so you can write data to CD-RW and CD-R media.
  • Page 22 Note: To limit the recording speed in RecordNow select Options, and in the Advanced tab window pick the speed of your choice from the drop down box entitled, Limit the Maximum recorder speed. 48X/32X/48X Max CD-RW Drive: User’s Guide...
  • Page 23: Appendix A. Product Specifications

    1.0 A 2. Product-description data represents IBM’s design objectives and is provided for comparative purposes; actual results might vary, based on a variety of factors. This product data does not constitute a warranty. Data is subject to change without notice.
  • Page 24 16.7 MB (1 MB is approximately 1 000 000 bytes of data) per second (ATA PIO Mode 4) 16.7 MB per second (ATA multi-word DMA Mode 2), 33.3 MB per second (Ultra DMA Mode 2) 48X/32X/48X Max CD-RW Drive: User’s Guide...
  • Page 25 Average access time (including latency) 100 ms (20-48x, CAV) Cache memory (Read/Write) 2 MB Disc diameter 12 cm (4.7 in.) (8cm [3 in.]) Rotational speed (CD-ROM/CD-R) 9600 rpm Mean time between failures (MTBF) 125 000 POH (duty 10%) ® ® Buffer underrun protection SuperLink or SmartBURN...
  • Page 26 TV set-top video CD players and most DVD systems. 3. The CD-RW drive does not have the necessary audio circuitry and decoding functions for CD-I playback, but it can be read from and write to CDs in this format. 48X/32X/48X Max CD-RW Drive: User’s Guide...
  • Page 27: Appendix B. Problem Solving

    5. Check that the color-coded edge on the IDE cable aligns with pin 1 on the IDE port and is closest to the power cable on the 48X/32X/48X Max CD-ReWritable drive See “Step 3. Selecting an IDE port” on page 4.
  • Page 28: You Cannot Create A Multi-Session Disc

    Check the Sonic software online user’s guide for more troubleshooting ideas. 2. You might have a damaged CD-R or CD-RW disc. Try a new CD-R disc or CD-RW disc, or another brand of disc. 48X/32X/48X Max CD-RW Drive: User’s Guide...
  • Page 29: You Cannot Access The Cd-Rw Drive, Or The Drive Icon Does Not Display (Windows Xp)

    3. If you can read from a CD-RW disc in the CD-RW drive, but not in another optical drive, be sure that a UDF Reader program is installed on the computer that contains the other optical drive. For more information on the UDF Reader program, see “Using the UDF Reader”...
  • Page 30: There Is No Sound From The Cd

    Some audio adapters might require a special cable. See the documentation that comes with your sound adapter. You might have to purchase a separate audio cable for the 48X/32X/48X Max CD-RW Drive. The audio-out connector on the 48X/32X/48X Max CD-RW Drive requires a MPC-2 compliant Molex 70553 or equivalent connector.
  • Page 31: Appendix C. Customizing The Device-Driver Configuration Settings

    8. Click the Advanced Settings tab. 9. Select the appropriate Transfer Mode pull-down that corresponds to the CD-RW location (Device 0 for Master, Device 1 for Slave). 10. Select DMA if Available. 11. Click OK. © Copyright IBM Corp. 2003...
  • Page 32: Enabling Dma For Windows 2000 Professional

    8. Click Transfer Mode, and select DMA if it is available. 9. Click OK. 10. Click Close to close the System Properties window. A message is displayed informing you that the system settings have changed. 11. Click OK to restart your computer. 48X/32X/48X Max CD-RW Drive: User’s Guide...
  • Page 33: Appendix D. Service And Support

    Installation and configuration support through the IBM HelpCenter will be withdrawn or made available for a fee, at IBM’s discretion, 90 days after the option has been withdrawn from marketing. Additional support offerings, including step-by-step installation assistance, are available for a nominal fee.
  • Page 34 Germany 07032-1549 201 Turkey 00-800-446-32-041 Indonesia 021-523-8535 United Kingdom 0-1475-555 055 Ireland 01-815-9202 United States 1-800-426-7378 Italy 02-7031-6101 Uruguay 000-411-005-6649 Japan Consumer customers Venezuela 0-800-100-2011 0120-887-870 Business customers 0120-887-874 Luxembourg 298-977 5063 Vietnam 848-8295-160 48X/32X/48X Max CD-RW Drive: User’s Guide...
  • Page 35 Country-unique Terms, and Part 3 - Warranty Information. The terms of Part 2 replace or modify those of Part 1. The warranties provided by IBM in this Statement of Limited Warranty apply only to Machines you purchase for your use, and not for resale. The term ″Machine″...
  • Page 36 If the Machine does not function as warranted during the warranty period, contact IBM or your reseller to obtain warranty service. If you do not register the Machine with IBM, you may be required to present proof of purchase as evidence of your entitlement to warranty service.
  • Page 37: Appendix E. Ibm Statement Of Limited Warranty - Z125-4753-07 - 11/2002

    Personal Data. Limitation of Liability IBM is responsible for loss of, or damage to, your Machine only while it is 1) in IBM’s possession or 2) in transit in those cases where IBM is responsible for the transportation charges.
  • Page 38: Part 2 - Country-Unique Terms

    ABOVE LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. Governing Law Both you and IBM consent to the application of the laws of the country in which you acquired the Machine to govern, interpret, and enforce all of your and IBM’s rights, duties, and obligations arising from, or relating in any manner to, the subject matter of this Statement of Limited Warranty, without regard to conflict of law principles.
  • Page 39 Limitation of Liability: The following is added to this Section: Where IBM is in breach of a condition or warranty implied by the Trade Practices Act 1974 or other similar legislation, IBM’s liability is limited to the repair or replacement of the goods or the supply of equivalent goods.
  • Page 40 2. as to any other actual damage arising in any situation involving nonperformance by IBM pursuant to, or in any way related to the subject of this Statement of Limited Warranty, , the charge paid by you for the individual Machine that is the subject of the claim.
  • Page 41 Consumer Guarantees Act 1993 or other legislation which cannot be excluded or limited. The Consumer Guarantees Act 1993 will not apply in respect of any goods which IBM provides, if you require the goods for the purposes of a business as defined in that Act.
  • Page 42 State, you may obtain warranty service for that Machine in any of those countries from either (1) an IBM reseller approved to perform warranty service or (2) from IBM, provided the Machine has been announced and made available by IBM in the country in which you wish to obtain service.
  • Page 43 Commercial Court of Paris; 5) in Russia, all disputes arising out of or in relation to the interpretation, the violation, the termination, the Appendix E. IBM Statement of Limited Warranty - Z125-4753-07 - 11/2002...
  • Page 44 598 (2) of the Austrian Code of Civil Procedure, the parties expressly waive the application of paragraph 595 (1) figure 7 of the Code. IBM may, however, institute proceedings in a competent court in the country of installation.
  • Page 45 (if IBM is at fault) or of such cause, for a maximum amount equal to the charges you paid for the Machine. For purposes of this item, the term ″Machine″...
  • Page 46 . The limitation period for consumers in action for breach of warranty is the statutory period as a minimum. In case IBM or your reseller is unable to repair an IBM Machine, you can alternatively ask for a partial refund as far as justified by the reduced value of the unrepaired Machine or ask for a cancellation of the respective agreement for such Machine and get your money refunded.
  • Page 47 The minimum warranty period for Machines is twelve months. In case IBM or your reseller is unable to repair an IBM Machine, you can alternatively ask for a partial refund as far as justified by the reduced value of the unrepaired Machine or ask for a cancellation of the respective agreement for such Machine and get your money refunded.
  • Page 48 1. IBM will accept unlimited liability for death or personal injury caused by the negligence of IBM. 2. Subject always to the Items for Which IBM is Not Liable below, IBM will accept unlimited liability for physical damage to your tangible property resulting from the negligence of IBM.
  • Page 49: Part 3 - Warranty Information

    Not Liable below, for physical damage to your tangible property resulting from the negligence of IBM. 3. IBM’s entire liability for actual damages for any one Default will not in any event, except as provided in items 1 and 2 above, exceed the greater of 1) Pounds Sterling 75,000, or 2) 125% of the total purchase price payable or the charges for the Machine directly relating to the Default.
  • Page 50 A warranty period of 1 year on parts and 1 year on labor means that IBM provides warranty service without charge for parts and labor during the 1 year warranty period. Types of Warranty Service If required, IBM provides repair or exchange service depending on the type of warranty service specified for your Machine in the above table and as described below.
  • Page 51 Product Support pages. The IBM Statement of Limited Warranty is also available on this site in 29 languages. To obtain warranty service contact IBM or your IBM reseller. In Canada or the United States, call 1-800-IBM-SERV (426-7378). For other countries, see the telephone numbers below.
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  • Page 53: Appendix F. Notices

    Web sites. The materials at those Web sites are not part of the materials for this IBM product, and use of those Web sites is at your own risk.
  • Page 54: Federal Communications Commission (Fcc) Statement

    Consult an IBM authorized dealer or service representative for help. Properly shielded and grounded cables and connectors must be used in order to meet FCC emission limits. Proper cables and connectors are available from IBM authorized dealers. IBM is not responsible for any radio or television interference caused by using other than recommended cables and connectors or by unauthorized changes or modifications to this equipment.
  • Page 55 In solch einem FA11 ist der Abstand bzw. die Abschirmungzu der industriellen Störquelle zu vergröβern.” Anmerkung: Um die Einhaltung des EMVG sicherzustellen sind die Geräte, wie in den IBM Handbüchern angegeben, zu installieren und zu betreiben. European Union - emission directive...
  • Page 56 IBM ne peut accepter aucune responsabilité pour le manquement aux exigences de protection résultant d’une modification non recommandée du produit, y compris l’installation de cartes autres que les cartes IBM. Ce produit a été testé et il satisfait les conditions de l’équipement informatique de Classe B en vertu de Standard européen EN 55022.
  • Page 57: Trademarks

    The following terms are trademarks of International Business Machines Corporation in the United States, other countries, or both: v IBM v IBM Logo v HelpCenter Microsoft, Windows, and Windows NT are trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States, other countries, or both.
  • Page 58 48X/32X/48X Max CD-RW Drive: User’s Guide...
  • Page 60 Part Number: 22P7046 Printed in U.S.A. (1P) P/N: 22P7046...