LG CED-8041B Owner's Manual

Cd-r/rw drive


LG Electronics Inc.
LG Twin Towers. 20, Yoido-dong, Y oungdungpo-gu,
Seoul, K orea
http://www .lge.co.kr
http://www .LGEser vice .com
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1999 LG Electronics Inc.
LG Electronics U .S.A. Inc.
1000 Sylv an Ave. Engle wood Cliffs
NJ 07632 U.S.A.
LG Electronics Canada Inc.
235 Super ior Blvd, Mississauga
Ontar io, Canada
LG Electronics Deutschland GMBH
Jakob-Kaiser-Str aße 12,
D-47677 Willich, Germany
LG Electronics U . K. Ltd.
LG House , 264 Bath Road,
Slough Ber kshire SL1 4DT
United Kingdom
LG Goldstar F rance SARL
12, Rue Lech Walesa-Z.I. Pariest
77185 Lognes , France
LG Electronics Italia S .P.A.
Centro Direzione "IL Quadr ate" Via Modigliani,
20090 Segrate (MI) Italy
LG Electronics España
Adv a, De Europa, 21
28108 Alco vendas (Madr id) Spain
Printed in K orea


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  • Page 1 Centro Direzione “IL Quadr ate” Via Modigliani, 20090 Segrate (MI) Italy LG Electronics España Adv a, De Europa, 21 28108 Alco vendas (Madr id) Spain LG Electronics Inc. LG Twin Towers. 20, Yoido-dong, Y oungdungpo-gu, Seoul, K orea http://www .lge.co.kr http://www .LGEser vice .com CED-8041B/ P/NO:3828HM1014H...
  • Page 2 CAUTION : The laser used in the CD-R/RW 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. Use of controls or performance of procedures other than those specified here in may result in hazardous radiation exposure.
  • Page 3 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. FCC COMPLIANCE STATEMENT Note : This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class B digital device, pursuant to Part 15 of the FCC Rules.
  • Page 5: Table Of Contents

    Warranty ........18 * CED-8041B: allows reliable writing at 2X speed only.
  • Page 6: Features

    DirectCD v2.5b(s) Introduction Thank you for Features purchasing this • Running OPC* gives a flatter writing signal that improves CD-R/RW Drive. reliability. • An improved anti-heat design means that no cooling fan is needed. • Easy-to-use tray model. • Enhanced-IDE (ATAPI) model. •...
  • Page 7: Important Precautions

    DirectCD v2.5b(s) Important Precautions Follow these precautions when handling the drive or discs. Precautions • Please take notice that the manufacturer of this equipment does not offer any warranty against data loss due to inappropriate installation or handling, or direct or indirect damages. •...
  • Page 8: System Environment

    DirectCD v2.5b(s) System Environment Computer This unit can be operated in the system environment explained here. 100MHz (or faster) Pentium (for 4x speed, System 166MHz or faster recommended) requirements Memory Windows 98/95 : 32MB or greater. Windows NT Workstation Ver. 4.0: 32MB or greater (64MB or over recommended) Hard disk Hard disk with average access time of 19 msec...
  • Page 9: Location And Function Of Controls

    DirectCD v2.5b(s) Location and Function of Controls Front Panel Emergency Eject Hole Disc Tray Stop/Eject Button Play/Skip Button Headphone Jack Volume Drive Activity Indicators Control 1. Disc tray This is the tray for the disc. Place the disc on the ejected disc tray, then lightly push the tray (or push the eject button) and the CD will be loaded.
  • Page 10 DirectCD v2.5b(s) Analog Audio Output Rear Panel IDE Interface Connector Connector Jumper Connector Power Digital Audio Connector Output Connector 1. Power Connector Connects to the power supply (5-and 12-V DC) of the host computer. NOTE : Be careful to connect with the proper polarity. Connecting the wrong way may damage the system (and is not guaranteed).
  • Page 11: Installing The Drive

    DirectCD v2.5b(s) Installation Installing the Drive Before Before installing the drive, please note the following points. You will need the following: Installation • A screw driver of a suitable size to fit the securing screws for the drive unit. • The manual for the computer, so you can find the mounting positions for the IDE controller.
  • Page 12 DirectCD v2.5b(s) ″ drive bay panel from the computer. Refer to Mounting 1. Remove the 5 the manual for the computer for details. the Drive 2. Insert the drive unit into the bay. Do not apply excessive pressure to the cables inside the computer. 3.
  • Page 13 DirectCD v2.5b(s) Connecting Connect the 40 pin IDE cable to the back of the CD-R/RW Drive, making sure the coloured (red) stripe on the IDE cable is connected to pin 1 on the CD-R/RW drive. Interface NOTE : Generally, the IDE connector is keyed and will only fit one way.
  • Page 14 DirectCD v2.5b(s) Jumper Before installation, set the jumper on the jumper connector on the rear panel. Setup The drive can be connected as the Master or Slave on an EIDE (ATAPI) interface. When several (up to four) EIDE devices are connected, each must be set in a unique way.
  • Page 15 DirectCD v2.5b(s) The CD-R/RW drive connects to the motherboard of the host computer using an IDE interface cable. You may connect the CD- Connection R/RW Drive as a Slave or Master device, depending on your computer. To Install as To install the drive as a Master, the jumper can be left as supplied from the factory.
  • Page 16 DirectCD v2.5b(s) To Install as To install the drive as a Slave, change the jumper setting on the rear panel to SL. a Slave Drive Master drive (Booting hard disk) Slave drive (CD-R/RW drive) - OR - Master drive (Booting hard disk) Master drive (Other IDE drive) Slave drive...
  • Page 17: Device Drivers

    DirectCD v2.5b(s) Device Drivers When using Windows 98/95 or Window NT Workstation Ver.4.0, no special device driver is required. ″ This CD-R/RW drive is supplied with MS-DOS drivers on a 3 floppy disk. These drivers are required to use the CD-R/RW drive in DOS or to enable the CD-ROM disk.
  • Page 18 DirectCD v2.5b(s) Running 1. Insert the diskette into the appropriate drive. 2. Go to the floppy drive by typing A: or B: at the DOS prompt, as the Install appropriate. Program 3. Type the word INSTALL and press [ENTER]. (MS-DOS 4.
  • Page 19: How To Use The Discs

    DirectCD v2.5b(s) Operation How to Use the Discs When using CD-ROM discs, CD-R discs or CD-RW discs, don’t attach any stickers or labels to the discs. Using discs with them attached not only causes read and write errors, but data on the disc may be lost due to damage to the disc itself.
  • Page 20: Troubleshooting

    DirectCD v2.5b(s) Appendix Troubleshooting Before Before calling for service, check this list. ¥ The drive doesn’t have power. Requesting • Is the power supply cable from the host computer plugged in? Service • Is the Power Connector to the drive securely attached? ¥...
  • Page 21: Specifications

    DirectCD v2.5b(s) Specifications Internal type (bare drive) Type Enhanced-IDE (ATAPI) Interface Data buffer memory 12cm, 8cm Disc diameter ∗ Sustained Data Transfer Rate Read : 10 to 24x CAV: 1.5MB to 3.6MB/sec 8x: 1.2MB/sec. Write : 4x: 600KB/sec. 2x: 300KB/sec. 1x: 150KB/sec.
  • Page 22: Warranty

    Internet Address : http :// www. LGEservice.com CD-R/RW LIMITED WARRANTY LG Electronics Inc. will repair or at its 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 data of original purchase.

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