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Old 04-28-2006, 06:11 PM   #1
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Default cross-flashing dvd drive?

hello, i got a philips dvd8701 drive that came with my dell 4700. i can't find any new firmware for it, and i was reading about cross-flashing it to a benq 1640 drive.... anybody now howto do this? and can i revert back to original frimware?...any help is appreciated, thanks

p.s...i been doing some research and found this:

http://club.cdfreaks.com/showthread.php?t=147553
http://club.cdfreaks.com/showthread.php?t=149980
http://club.cdfreaks.com/showthread.php?t=153390

and my drive user guide is:
http://support.dell.com/support/edocs/storage/P90576/
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Default Re: cross-flashing dvd drive?

never mind after hours of searching dells forums...i found this:
http://forums.us.dell.com/supportfor...en&cs=19&s=dhs
it has a step by step for changing it to a benq, thanks anyways
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