LG GSA4040A300 Driver Download

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The GSA4040A300 is a CD / DVD reader manufactured by LG. Problems such as drive is not found or is not recognized by Windows, or drive cannot read or write media can be solved when you update the driver. This driver - "GSA4040A300.exe" - has been downloaded 1,400 times and is rated 5 out of 5 stars based on 13 reviews. Our users report success installing this driver update on PCs running Windows XP. The total disk space used for this update is 1.2 MB.

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Supported Models

GSA4040A300

Manufacturers

LG

Supported Operating Systems

Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows 98SE, Windows 98, Windows 95

File Name

Additional Notes

If you want to upgrade F/Ware of GSA-4040B, then you refer to the following.

Improper processing of this upgrade will damage the drive.

LG Electronics is not responsible or liable for improper installation of this upgrade.

This firmware upgrade is for firmware versions below A300 of the LG Branded GSA-4040B DVD-Writer Drives.

The ROM version is stamped on the top of the drive below the serial number.

This upgrade is not designed for drives manufactured HP, IBM, Compaq, Dell or any other OEM

{Original Equipment Manufacturer} customers, please contact the OEM for all firmware updates

and support for your OEM drive.

Please follow the hardware setup instructions below.

1.Have the GSA-4040B connected to the secondary IDE channel as a master drive alone.

2.

Uploaded By

shane (DG Member) on 21-May-2004

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How to Update GSA4040A300 Device Drivers Quickly & Easily

Step 1 - Download Your Driver

To get the GSA4040A300 driver, click the green download button above. After you complete your download, move on to Step 2.

If the driver listed is not the right version or operating system, search our driver archive for the correct version. Enter LG GSA4040A300 into the search box above and then submit. In the results, choose the best match for your PC and operating system.

Tech Tip: If you are having trouble deciding which is the right driver, try the LG Driver Update Utility. It is a software utility which automatically finds and downloads the right driver.

To find the newest driver, you may need to visit the LG website. Most major device manufacturers update their drivers regularly.

Step 2 - Install Your Driver

Once you have downloaded your new driver, you'll need to install it. In Windows, use a built-in utility called Device Manager, which allows you to see all of the devices recognized by your system, and the drivers associated with them.

How to Open Device Manager

  • In Windows 11, Windows 10 & Windows 8.1, right-click the Start menu and select Device Manager

  • In Windows 8, swipe up from the bottom, or right-click anywhere on the desktop and choose "All Apps" -> swipe or scroll right and choose "Control Panel" (under Windows System section) -> Hardware and Sound -> Device Manager

  • In Windows 7, click Start -> Control Panel -> Hardware and Sound -> Device Manager

  • In Windows Vista, click Start -> Control Panel -> System and Maintenance -> Device Manager

  • In Windows XP, click Start -> Control Panel -> Performance and Maintenance -> System -> Hardware tab -> Device Manager button

How to Install a driver from Device Manager

  1. Locate the device and model that is having the issue and double-click on it to open the Properties dialog box.

  2. Select the Driver tab.

  3. Click the Update Driver button and follow the instructions.

In most cases, you will need to reboot your computer in order for the driver update to take effect.

Tech Tip: Driver downloads and updates come in a variety of file formats with different file extensions. For example, you may have downloaded an EXE, INF, ZIP, or SYS file. Each file type has a slighty different installation procedure to follow.

For more help, visit our Driver Support Page for step-by-step videos on how to install drivers for every file type.

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