Solved

Power Adaptor for hpCD-RW 8220e (confused)

Posted on 2004-08-19
6
269 Views
Last Modified: 2010-04-26
the power adaptor of my CD writer hp8820e got damage ,,, I want to replace it but on the back I found :
input : +5  Vdc --- 1.2 A(1,2 A)
          +12 Vdc --- 1.0 A(1,0 A)
I got one Adaptor with output 5v ---1.2 A it doesn't work
so I arranged another one with output 12v ---1.0 A the front lead flash with orange and it doesn't work (eject button doesn't work)
could you help plz
0
Comment
Question by:fadloun
6 Comments
 
LVL 92

Assisted Solution

by:nobus
nobus earned 150 total points
ID: 11840344
you need both of them, and connected the right way - + to plus for both of them, or you'll fry the writer

nobus
0
 
LVL 23

Assisted Solution

by:slink9
slink9 earned 50 total points
ID: 11840536
It could be too late if you have already crispy fried it, but you may want to try a variable power adaptor.  Take a look at places like www.quasarelectronics.com/accessories.htm
0
 
LVL 92

Accepted Solution

by:
nobus earned 150 total points
ID: 11840663
you could also try ithe writer on another system, so you are sure that it is still ok, before buying things

0
Three Reasons Why Backup is Strategic

Backup is strategic to your business because your data is strategic to your business. Without backup, your business will fail. This white paper explains why it is vital for you to design and immediately execute a backup strategy to protect 100 percent of your data.

 
LVL 11

Assisted Solution

by:DoTheDEW335
DoTheDEW335 earned 50 total points
ID: 11841522
I would contact HP and purchase an exact replacement if I were you.
0
 
LVL 5

Author Comment

by:fadloun
ID: 11841640
gone with the wind
I removed the internal drive from the cover connected to directly to computer ,,, no breath ,,, completly die
thank you all
next time I will do so and so ,,, :(
0
 
LVL 11

Expert Comment

by:DoTheDEW335
ID: 11841880
sorry to hear that.
0

Featured Post

Complete VMware vSphere® ESX(i) & Hyper-V Backup

Capture your entire system, including the host, with patented disk imaging integrated with VMware VADP / Microsoft VSS and RCT. RTOs is as low as 15 seconds with Acronis Active Restore™. You can enjoy unlimited P2V/V2V migrations from any source (even from a different hypervisor)

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

In this article we have discussed the manual scenarios to recover data from Windows 10 through some backup and recovery tools which are offered by it.
What do we know about Legacy Video Conferencing? - Full IT support needed! - Complicated systems at outrageous prices! - Intense training required! Highfive believes we need to embrace a new alternative.
Email security requires an ever evolving service that stays up to date with counter-evolving threats. The Email Laundry perform Research and Development to ensure their email security service evolves faster than cyber criminals. We apply our Threat…

829 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question