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Combination Drive
User's Guide
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  • Page 1 IBM 8x4x32x8 CD-RW/DVD-ROM Combination Drive User’s Guide OPTIONS by IBM...
  • Page 2 “Appendix E. Product warranty and notices” on page E-1. First Edition (May 2001) © Copyright International Business Machines Corporation 2001. All rights reserved. US Government Users Restricted Rights – Use, duplication or disclosure restricted by GSA ADP Schedule Contract with IBM Corp.
  • Page 3 Vor der Installation dieses Produkts die Sicherheitshinweise lesen. Prima di installare questo prodotto, leggere le Informazioni sulla Sicurezza. Lees voordat u dit product installeert eerst de veiligheidsvoorschriften. Les sikkerhetsinformasjonen (Safety Information) før du installerer dette produktet. © Copyright IBM Corp. 2001...
  • Page 4 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. IBM 8x4x32x8 CD-RW/DVD-ROM Combination Drive: User’s Guide...
  • Page 5: Table Of Contents

    Enabling DMA for Windows 2000 Enabling DMA for Windows NT 4.0 . Appendix D. Help and service information . Warranty information on the World Wide Web . Online technical support © Copyright IBM Corp. 2001 . iii . vii . vii . 1-1 .
  • Page 6 IBM Statement of Limited Warranty . Part 1 - General Terms . Part 2 - Country-unique Terms Trademarks. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) statement . IBM 8x4x32x8 CD-RW/DVD-ROM Combination Drive: User’s Guide . D-1 . E-1 . E-1 . E-1 . E-4 .
  • Page 7: About This Book

    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. Register your option on the IBM Web site at
  • Page 8 IBM 8x4x32x8 CD-RW/DVD-ROM Combination Drive: User’s Guide...
  • Page 9: Installation And User's Guide

    CD-RW/DVD-ROM Combination Drive. Product description This Option by IBM contains a unique multifunction drive that can read and write CD-R and CD-RW discs, and can also read CD-ROM, DVD-ROM and DVD-R discs. This kit also includes a CD containing an Online User’s Guide, ®...
  • Page 10: Installation Requirements

    Handle the drive with care. Dropping or jarring the drive can damage the components inside the drive housing. v Do not force insertion of the IDE or power cables. Doing so might damage the connector or the drive. IBM 8x4x32x8 CD-RW/DVD-ROM Combination Drive: User’s Guide...
  • Page 11: Drive Controls And Connectors

    Drive controls and connectors The following diagrams show the location and functions of the drive controls and connectors. Front view of the drive: 1 Disc drawer This drawer is where you load and unload a disc. 2 Busy indicator This light comes on when the drive reads from or writes to a disc. 3 Emergency eject hole This hole provides access to the eject mechanism to remove a disc from the drive.
  • Page 12: Installing The Drive

    2. Remove the drive from the bag. If you must put the drive down, place the antistatic bag on a flat, padded surface, such as a magazine, and place the drive on the antistatic bag. IBM 8x4x32x8 CD-RW/DVD-ROM Combination Drive: User’s Guide Pin 1...
  • Page 13: Step 3. Selecting An Ide Connector

    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 subordinate. See the documentation that comes with your computer to determine if your system supports this setting.
  • Page 14: Step 4. Mounting The Drive In The Bay

    Verify that the alignment is correct; then tighten the screws to secure the drive. Do not overtighten. Step 5. Attaching the cables to the drive The following diagram shows where to connect the cables to the drive. IBM 8x4x32x8 CD-RW/DVD-ROM Combination Drive: User’s Guide...
  • Page 15: Step 6. Completing The Hardware Installation

    The following is an illustration of the internal audio cable that comes with your option package. 1. The internal audio cable has a split-connector end and a single-connector end. Connect one of the split-connector ends 1 to the audio-out connector on the CD-RW/DVD-ROM Combination Drive.
  • Page 16: Step 7. Updating Your Computer Configuration

    Veritas Drive Letter Access (DLA), to support drag-and-drop CD recording To install these applications, perform the following steps: 1. Insert the IBM CD-RW & DVD -ROM Software and User’s Guide CD into your CD-RW/DVD-ROM Combination Drive. A browser automatically starts.
  • Page 17: Step 9. Setting Up Your Computer For Dvd Video Playback

    The IBM CD-RW & DVD-ROM Software and User’s Guide CD contains several video device drivers in the \DRIVERS\VIDEO directory. These can be useful if you are having difficulty playing back DVD videos. Before using them, consult your system manual to determine what video hardware you have. To install them, use the Add New Hardware feature of your operating system.
  • Page 18: Viewing A Dvd Movie

    The region-code setting of the DVD is indicated by a region-code symbol on the back of the packaging. The following table lists the six region codes and their corresponding region-code symbol. 1-10 IBM 8x4x32x8 CD-RW/DVD-ROM Combination Drive: User’s Guide Write Read...
  • Page 19: Care And Maintenance

    Region code Region U.S., Canada Europe, Middle East, South Africa, Japan Southeast Asia, Taiwan, Korea Latin America, Australia, New Zealand Former Soviet Union, the rest of Africa, India People’s Republic of China You will be prompted for the initial region selection. If you insert a DVD with a different region code than the initial region-code, DVD Express will ask if you want to change the region code setting.
  • Page 20: Caring For The Cd-Rw / Dvd-Rom Combination Drive

    1. Insert a blank disc. 2. Double-click My computer 1. Some CDs, such as multi-session CDs, do not require formatting. For more information, see the Veritas software online user’s guide. 1-12 IBM 8x4x32x8 CD-RW/DVD-ROM Combination Drive: User’s Guide with the DLA program:...
  • Page 21 Note: Formatting is completed in approximately 45 minutes. The MyCD program configures the disc to receive data, verifies the integrity of the disc surface, and writes MyCD file system structures to the disc. You can do other tasks on your computer while the disc is being formatted.
  • Page 22 1-14 IBM 8x4x32x8 CD-RW/DVD-ROM Combination Drive: User’s Guide...
  • Page 23: Appendix A. Product Specifications

    At voltage 12V dc 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 CD-DA (DAE) Write speeds Media CD-R CD-RW Note: You can mount the drive vertically or horizontally. IBM 8x4x32x8 CD-RW/DVD-ROM Combination Drive: User’s Guide Operational +5° C to +45° C (+41° F to +113° F) 25% to 85% Read Speed 3.3 to 8X Constant Angular Velocity (CAV) 2.4 to 6X (CAV)
  • Page 25: Appendix B. Problem Solving

    IDE connector. If there is a hard disk drive, attach it to the connector at the other end of the cable, and attach the CD-RW/DVD-ROM Combination Drive to the middle connector. © Copyright IBM Corp. 2001...
  • Page 26 Use the following procedure to check the configuration-setup information for your computer. 1. Access your system configuration utility program. Pressing F1 at system startup does this on most IBM computers. 2. Select Devices. 3. Scroll down to the Mass Storage Devices section.
  • Page 27 You might have to separately purchase an audio cable for the CD-RW/DVD-ROM Combination Drive. If you are using an IBM computer or IBM audio adapter, refer to “Appendix D. Help and service information” on page D-1. v Unable to Create Overlay Window message appears when you use DVD Express with Windows 95, Windows 98, or Windows 2000.
  • Page 28 Add/Remove programs in the Control Panel. b. If you have a Rapid Access II Keyboard and want to restore its function, you will need to go to the IBM Support Web site to download the latest device drivers (Version 1007 or later).
  • Page 29: Appendix C. Customizing The Device-Driver Configuration Settings

    5. Click the IDE ATA/ATAPI controller to open up the tree. 6. Double-click the device that corresponds to your CD-ROM port. It is either Primary IDE or Secondary IDE. 7. Click the Advanced Settings tab. © Copyright IBM Corp. 2001...
  • Page 30: Enabling Dma For Windows

    CD recordable devices. Note: Some drivers are provided on the IBM CD-RW & DVD-ROM Software and User’s Guide CD. The following is a list of manufacturer Web sites that contain Windows NT 4.0 DMA device drivers: v IBM:
  • Page 31: Appendix D. Help And Service Information

    During the warranty period, assistance for replacement or exchange of defective components is available. In addition, if your IBM option is installed in an IBM computer, you might be entitled to service at your location. Your technical support representative can help you determine the best alternative.
  • Page 32 For the support telephone number and support hours by country, refer to the following table. If the number is not provided, contact your IBM reseller or IBM marketing representative. Response time may vary depending on the number and nature of the calls received.
  • Page 33: Appendix E. Product Warranty And Notices

    If a Machine does not function as warranted during the warranty period, and IBM or your reseller are unable to either 1) make it do so or 2) replace it with one that is at least functionally equivalent, you may return it to your place of purchase and your money will be refunded.
  • Page 34 IBM or your reseller will 1) either repair or exchange the failing Machine and 2) provide the service either at your location or a service center. IBM or your reseller will also manage and install selected engineering changes that apply to the Machine.
  • Page 35 IBM or your reseller of changes in a Machine’s location. IBM is responsible for loss of, or damage to, your Machine while it is 1) in IBM’s possession or 2) in transit in those cases where IBM is responsible for the transportation charges.
  • Page 36: Part 2 - Country-Unique Terms

    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 Agreement, without regard to conflict of law principles.
  • Page 37 Trade Practices Act 1974 or other similar legislation and are only limited to the extent permitted by the applicable legislation. 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...
  • Page 38 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, IBM’s liability will be limited to the charge paid by you for the individual Machine that is the subject of the claim.
  • Page 39 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 40 (1) an IBM reseller approved to perform warranty service or (2) from IBM. If you purchase an IBM Machine in a Middle Eastern or African country, you may obtain warranty service for that Machine from the IBM entity within the...
  • Page 41 IBM with fraud or gross negligence and for express warranty. The following sentence is added to the end of item 2: IBM’s liability under this item is limited to the violation of essential contractual terms in cases of ordinary negligence.
  • Page 42 Limitation of Liability: The following replaces the second sentence in the first paragraph:In each such instance unless otherwise provided by mandatory law, IBM is liable for no more than: 1. (unchanged) 2. as to any other actual damage arising in all situations involving nonperformance by IBM pursuant to, or in any way related to the subject matter of this Statement of Warranty, IBM’s...
  • Page 43 Goods and Services Act 1982. Applicability of suppliers and resellers (unchanged). The following is added to the end of this Section: IBM’s entire liability and your sole remedy, whether in contract or in tort, in respect of any default shall be limited to damages.
  • Page 44 IBM may use or distribute any of the information you supply in any way it believes appropriate without incurring any obligation to you. Any references in this publication to non-IBM Web sites are provided for convenience only and do not in any manner serve as an endorsement of those Web sites.
  • Page 45: Trademarks

    Actual results may vary. Users of this document should verify the applicable data for their specific environment. Trademarks The following terms are trademarks of the IBM Corporation in the United States or other countries or both: HelpCenter Microsoft, Windows, and Windows NT are trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States other countries, or both.
  • Page 46 Dieses Gerät ist berechtigt in Übereinstimmung mit dem deutschen EMVG vom 9.Nov.92 das EG-Konformitätszeichen zu führen. Der Aussteller der Konformitätserklärung ist die IBM UK, Greenock. Dieses Gerät erfüllt die Bedingungen der EN 55022 Klasse B. European Union - emission directive...
  • Page 47 IBM can not accept responsibility for any failure to satisfy the protection requirements resulting from a non-recommended modification of the product, including the fitting of non-IBM option cards. This product has been tested and found to comply with the limits for Class B Information Technology Equipment according to CISPR 22/European Standard EN 55022.
  • Page 48 IBM non accetta responsabilità alcuna per la mancata conformità alle normative di protezione dovuta a modifiche non consigliate al prodotto, compresa l’installazione di schede e componenti di marca diversa da IBM. Le prove effettuate sul presente prodotto hanno accertato che esso rientra nei limiti stabiliti per le le apparecchiature di informatica Classe B ai sensi del CISPR 22/Norma Europea EN 55022.
  • Page 50 Part Number: 22P6959 Printed in the United States of America on recycled paper containing 10% recovered post-consumer fiber. (1P) P/N: 22P6959...