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Software Upgrades include Device Drivers and Firmware Updates only for specific Models. Check your Owner's Manual to determine if your product supports software upgrades.

New firmware(Ver. 1.02) for only WH12LS30(SUPER MULTI BLU-RAY)
New firmware(Ver. 1.02) for only WH12LS30(SUPER MULTI BLU-RAY)
Filename Release Date Size 11/20/2013 1,929K
[Operating System(s)]
Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8

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[General Information]

* Model : WH12LS30

* Firmware Version : 1.02

* Improvement Point
- Improved playability for specific BD titles

* Update Instructions
1) Not following this instruction can cause fatal error/damage to your drive. LG is not responsible for this case.
2) The drive must be a genuine LG brand drive which model name is WH12LS30.
3) If you have an OEM unit, branded with another manufacturers name, please contact the system manufacturer for supporting.
4) This firmware update can works with Windows based OS(Windows 8, 7, Vista and XP)

[Critical Information]

1. Connect the drive to the Computer.

2. Download the file "WH12LS30_I102.ZIP" and then unzip.(This folder contains a "WH12LS30_1.02.EXE" program)

3. Close all other programs including screen saver, antivirus and/or power-down programs.(Other programs can cause some interruption while downloading firmware)

4. Be sure that there is no disk in the tray before starting this update.

5. Go into the folder and execute "WH12LS30_1.02.EXE" program.(Firmware update will be automatically started)

6. If this UPDATE completed, Reboot your PC.

Do not open any programs or start any system functions during the update.
Do not cancel the operation once it started.

New firmware (ver. 1.01-C0) for only WH12LS30(SUPER MULTI BLUE BLU-RAY)
New firmware (ver. 1.01-C0) for only WH12LS30(SUPER MULTI BLUE BLU-RAY)
Filename Release Date Size
WH12LS30_I101(ew).zip 05/15/2012 1,944K
[Operating System(s)]
Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7

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[General Information]

◆ Model:WH12LS30
◆ Ver:1.01-C0
◆ Improvement Point

- BD-R Prodisc 6x Support


WH10LS38 Version 1.01-C0 Firmware Update
To update the firmware of the WH12LS30 please refer to the following instructions:

Note: Not following the subsequent update instructions explicitly will result in 
permanent damage to your drive, for which LG will not be responsible.

This firmware update is for drives with original firmware versions below 1.01-C0
The drives must be original LG branded drives with the SMB model number WH10LS38(no OEM units). 

If you have an OEM unit, branded with another manufacturers name, 
please contact that manufacturer for support and firmware updates.

This firmware update is for use only on PC's with Windows 7, Vista and Windows XP 

[Critical Instructions: (to be followed carefully)

1. Connect the drive at Computer.

2. Download the file WH12LS30_I101(ew).ZIP to a folder of your choice. 
This download includes this "Read me(ew)" text file, as well as the WH12LS30_I101.EXE
program, which will auto-update your drive's firmware.

3. Close all other programs including: screen saver, antivirus and/or power-down programs. 
(If these programs are not closed, they will try to engage the PC, during the updateprocess,
thus interrupting the update and damaging the drive).

4. Check the drive to ensure that there is no disk in the tray 
before you start the update procedure.

5. Go into the folder with the update file and double click the WH12LS30_I101.EXE program 
and Firmware upgrade will be automatically started.
When the UPGRADE is complete the screen should indicate "Re Boot" message
and advise you to reboot the system. You will need to reboot your PC

The update will be complete, after you reboot your system.

Do not open any programs or start any system functions during the update, 
as they will interfere with data transfer and damage the drive. 
Do not cancel the operation once it has been started or the drive will 
become permanently damaged, as a result. 
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Warranty Info


Period of Coverage
Labor : 90 Days
Parts : 1 Year
Warranty Policy : Replacement units may be new or factory remanufactured.

Refer to the detailed Warranty Policy delivered in your product packaging.

If you need Repair Service, submit an online Repair Service Request or Contact Us. Please have the Serial number of your product and proof of purchase ready. Out-of-warranty service fees may apply for diagnosis, parts, and labor.

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