Optical Drive in Samsung® R780
Optical drive is used to access and store data on optical discs, such as DVDs, CDs and Blu-ray discs. Optical discs store much more information than classic portable media options like the floppy disk. Samsung R780 notebook also comes with a high quality optical drive that allows you to use CDs and DVDs without any issue. The notebook is powered with the Intel Core i5 I5-430M / 2.27 GHz processor. Samsung R780 notebook features 4 GB RAM and 500 GB hard disk capacity. The notebook contains a 17.3 inch LED HD+ display which delivers 1600 x 900 pixel resolution. The graphics support is given by NVIDIA GeForce GT 330M graphics card. At times, you may face problems while using the optical drive in your Samsung R780 notebook.
- Outdated software
- Malware infections
- Conflicts between software
If you are using outdated software for the optical drive in your Samsung R780 notebook, then you may face all sorts of problems. The optical drive may not be able to access the data stored on an optical disc. So, you need to make sure that you update the software regularly in your Samsung R780 notebook. The manufacturer always adds new functionalities to the software.
Malware infections can also affect the working of the optical drive software in Samsung R780 notebook. The malware infections can change the code and if they succeed in doing that, the optical drive software will become useless. You may face problems while accessing the data on the disc and you will get the error messages.
If Samsung R780 notebook contains any other version of the same optical drive software, then these two software programs can conflict with each other. Due to this conflict, the system will start to shut down or might display some types of error messages while using the optical drive.