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    HP dvd1170 drive?

    I am using this drive to try and copy a wii game. When i use imgburn it tells me. medium not present - tray closed. any way i can get this to work? I heard some drives can have there firmware modified??? Idk about that but is there a way i can get this to work???

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    Are you trying to burn a game that is already on your computer, or trying to copy a real wii game to your computer?

    It sounds like the latter, so; only certain dvd drives can copy games, and from what ive read, theyre rare. So yours probably cant. Maybe you can just download the game you want to backup instead.

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    if your copying a backup, your dvd drive is broken.

    If your copying a retail game, then you need a very specific LG drive, or rip directly to your USB HDD via your wii.

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    Quote Originally Posted by davepm View Post
    if your copying a backup, your dvd drive is broken.

    If your copying a retail game, then you need a very specific LG drive, or rip directly to your USB HDD via your wii.
    i read u can modify a dvd drive firmware? is this possible to get the wii game to load in it

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    no, only certain LG drives. You dont need to do it that way anymore, get a usb hdd, a usb loader and rip to usb with the wii. Its quick, and rips anything.

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