The CRD-8160B is a CD / DVD reader manufactured by Goldstar. 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 - "Gcdr520.zip" - has been downloaded 3,179 times and is rated 4 out of 5 stars based on 20 reviews. The total disk space used for this update is 57.5 KB.
This file works for numerous Goldstar CD Rom Drives, to include the elusive drive for CRD-8160B. It's working on my system now and has saved my day.
Guy Nohrenberg (DG Member) on 25-Feb-2001
The following files are found inside the driver download file.
|INSTALL.EXE||69.7 KB||27 Feb 1995|
|GCDR520.SYS||10.9 KB||7 Jan 1995|
|MTMCDAI.SYS||14.0 KB||6 Dec 1994|
|README.TXT||753 bytes||27 Feb 1995|
|MSCDEX.EXE||25.4 KB||19 Feb 1995|
|file_id.diz||33 bytes||28 Jun 1997|
To get the CRD-8160B 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 Goldstar CRD-8160B 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 Goldstar Driver Update Utility. It is a software utility which automatically finds and downloads the right 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.
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
Locate the device and model that is having the issue and double-click on it to open the Properties dialog box.
Select the Driver tab.
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.
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