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firmware, someone please help

Discussion in 'DVDR' started by mrcamo, Jan 8, 2007.

  1. mrcamo

    mrcamo Guest

    Your search string is: SONY DVD -RW DW-Q58A
    i read somewere in forums here that i could use dvd decrypter to uptade my firmware,so i did and the results are as follows:

    Tue Jul 19, 2005 2:16 am Sony DW-Q58A
    SONY DVD RW DW-Q58A - UYS2, UYS3 / Dell OEM UDS2
    (Known Firmware: UYS2)
    Use LtnRPC to reset or disable the Region Counter. Click Disable and your drive will be region free!
    OEM Liteon SOSW-8?3S laptop drive
    RPC-2

    so whitch one do i use (uys3 or dell oem uds2),right now my firmware is (uys2).

    my laptop is a dell xps/m140

    thanks guys, for any help anyone can give me
     
  2. larrylje

    larrylje Active member

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    Since your old firmware is UYS2 you should update it to UYS3 the higher the letter or number the latest update it is.

    The drive you have is actually a lite-on drive but rebaged with the Sony Name. OEM Liteon SOSW-8?3S I would assume is the firmware you could cross flash to make the drive region free.

    I am not the most knowledgeable when it comes to cross flashing etc. I think the reason it list both firmware is because you can use either or on the drive.
     
    Last edited: Jan 8, 2007

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