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LG DRD-8160B Owner's Manual

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To enjoy fully all the features and functions of your DVD-ROM
drive, please read this owner's manual carefully and completely.
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  • Page 1 DVD-ROM DRIVE MODEL : DRD-8160B OWNER’S MANUAL BEDIENUNGSHANDBUCH MODE D’EMPLOI MANUALE D’USO MANUAL DE USUARIO To enjoy fully all the features and functions of your DVD-ROM drive, please read this owner’s manual carefully and completely. Questo manuale include il tagliando di garanzia(pagina n.I-10)
  • Page 2: Declaration Of Conformity

    : (1) this device may not cause harmful interference, and (2) this device must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired operation. Trade Name/Model : LG or GoldStar/CED-8042B LG or GoldStar/ DRD-8160B Responsible Party : LG Electronics U.S.A. Inc.
  • Page 3 CAUTION : The laser used in the DVD-ROM drive can damage your eyes. Do not attempt to open the cover. To reduce the risk of electric shock, do not remove cover (or back). No user-serviceable parts inside. Refer servicing to qualified service personnel. COMPACT This unit uses CD-ROM discs marked with this symbol:...
  • Page 4 Industry Canada requirement This class B digital apparatus meets all requirements of the Canadian Interference-Causing Equipment Regulations. Cet appareil numérique de la classe B respecte toutes les exigences du Règlement sur le matériel brouilleur du Canada. This product is manufactured to comply with the radio interference requirements of EEC DIRECTIVE 89/336/EEC, 93/68/EEC and 73/23/EEC.
  • Page 5: System Requirements

    Features Features E-IDE interface Data transfer rate (DVD-ROM max-16X-speed:21,600KB/sec, CD-ROM max-48X-speed : 7,200KB/sec) Random access time (DVD-ROM: 120ms Typical, CD-ROM:100ms Typical) Intelligent 512KB data buffering system Small CPU bandwidth (MPC spec.) Motorized tray loading system Horizontal/Vertical mounting support Designed for internal mounting Emergency eject support Supports Windows 95, 98, 2000 &...
  • Page 6: Location And Function Of Controls

    Location and Function of Controls Front View R O M R O M R O M R O M COMPACT COMPACT Back View Supplied Accessories zOwner’s Manual z Audio Cable...
  • Page 7: Front View

    Front View 1. Headphone Jack Standard ” (3.5mm) stereo jack for listening to the audio signal from audio CDs. 2. Headphone Volume Control Adjusts the headphone sound level. 3. Disc Drawer Accepts a CD-ROM/DVD-ROM disc on its tray. 4. Busy Indicator The Busy Indicator lights during initialization and data-read operations.
  • Page 8: Installing The Drive

    Installing the Drive Before installing the drive, turn off the system power. Follow the steps below to install the DVD-ROM drive: 1. Remove the cover from your computer system. Refer to manual for the computer for details about removing the cover. 2.
  • Page 9: Power Cable

    3. Insert the DVD-ROM drive unit into a free 5.25-inch drive bay. Secure the DVD-ROM drive to the drive bay rails with the mounting screws (supplied). 4. Connect the 4-pin power cable and 40-pin IDE interface cable to the back of the DVD-ROM drive.
  • Page 10: Device Drivers

    Device Drivers When using Windows 95/98/2000/ME or Window NT Workstation Ver. 4.0, the installation of any software driver or special device is not required. The DOS and Windows 3.1 users can download the DOS Device drivers anytime via internet. For your information, please consult the following internet sites: For Windows 95/98/2000 Users...
  • Page 11: Emergency Eject

    Emergency Eject This drive has a function that allows the CD to be ejected manually if this becomes necessary in an emergency, such as failure of the drive or a power outage. Follow this procedure in such a case. NOTE: Don’t use this feature except in an emergency. 1) Turn the power to OFF.
  • Page 12: Installation

    Installation, Usage and Handling Precautions Installation Avoid placing the drive in a location subject to : high humidity high temperature mechanical vibration direct sunlight Operation During operation, excessive vibration or a sudden jolt to the drive may cause a malfunction. Avoid exposing the drive to sudden changes in temperature.
  • Page 13: Troubleshooting

    Troubleshooting When the DVD-ROM drive does not work with the hard disk drive in primary IDE channel. (SOLUTION) 1. Check the DVD-ROM drive Master/Slave Jumper setting. The DVD-ROM drive should be set to the Slave mode if it is on the same IDE cable as your Hard Drive that is set to the Primary Master mode.
  • Page 14: Specifications

    Specifications Items CD-ROM DVD-ROM Yellow Book: Book A,B: General Data Capacity 2048 bytes/block 2048 bytes/block (User Data/Block) (Mode1 & Mode2 Form1) 2340, 2336 bytes/block (Mode2) 2332 bytes/block (Mode2 Form2) 2352 bytes/block (CD-DA) 22X~48X (CAV) 6X~16X (CAV) Approx. Rotational Speed Approx. 10,200 rpm 9,200 rpm (single layer) 3X~8X (CAV) Approx.
  • Page 15 DVD-ROM LIMITED WARRANTY LG Electronics will repair or at LG Electronics option replace*, without charge, your product which proves to be defective in material or workmanship under normal use, during the warranty period listed below from the date of original purchase. This warranty is good only to the original purchaser of the product during the warranty period as long as it is in the U.S.
  • Page 16: Dvd-Rom Drive

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