Re: CD-Writer Problem

Re: CD-Writer Problem


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Posted by Henry on February 12, 2002 at 23:49:43:

In Reply to: CD-Writer Problem posted by Boomer on February 08, 2002 at 23:13:24:

: Hi,
: Did somebody know why my Yamaha Cdwriter still spinning
: or make noise after I shutdown my computer.I unplug the
: computer with the switch from the power supply and the
: spinning or noise stop,I put the switch on again and
: everything is fine until I start the computer again.
: I have windows98 on a PIII 800 mhz with a future power
: motherboard made by Jetway.

: Thanks.


This sounds like a power management problem. Some longshot ideas:
1. Look for FAQ and BIOS update on Jetway web site
2. Contact Jetway Tech Support by phone - you may have a defective board.
3. Need to figure out if it is CD-RW, mainboard, Power Supply or ...
4. ATX Power Supply is not switched off when you switch the PC off - power management switches power off to most features but something is always ON. Is the problem on a particular power branch from the power supply? What happens if you 'Y' power from a HDD that does switch OFF when you shutdown? Are you letting winXX shutdown completely or must you switch the power supply off yourself?
5. Does the CD-RW work right on a properly functioning PC?

Hope some of this helps,
Henry


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