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  • Owner’s Manual

    The Owner’s Manual offers pertinent product information.

Software & Firmware

  • Software Update

    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. WM02)) for only GH24NS72(DVD-Writer) Reference

    [General Information]

    * Model:GH24NS72

    * Firmware Version :WM02-00

    * Improvement Point
      - Improved Moserbaer CD-R Disc compatibility

    * Upgrade Instructions
      - Note: 
        1) Not following this upgrade instruction can cause some error/damage to your drive.
        2) The drive must be a genuine LG brand drive which model name is GH24NS72. 
        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 Instructions]

    1. Connect the drive to the Computer.

    2. Download the file GH24NS72_WM02-00.ZIP. and then unzip. 

    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 "GH24NS72_WM02-00.EXE" program
        (Click "Update button, And click "Reboot" button after update done)

    - WARNING:
    Do not open any programs or start any system functions during the update,
    Do not cancel the operation once it started

    New firmware (WM01-01) for only GH24NS72 - Windows 8 Support Reference


    LG Electronics GH24NS72
    Firmware Version WN01-01

    Version History 
     - Windows 8 Support

    Supported Drives
    This firmware upgrade is for LG Branded drives. This upgrade is NOT 
    designed for drives manufactured for 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.

    Upgrade Instructions
    This firmware software only works in windows mode with Windows
    XP/Vista/7/8. If you encounter problems in flashing the firmware or have
    any questions, please contact our LG customer support line toll-free at

    1. If you haven't already, download the firmware file and extract the zip

    2. Connect the drive to the secondary IDE channel as a master drive with
    no other devices connected to that channel (Ignore if it's an SATA drive).
    Start Windows and verify it can recognize the drive.

    3. Close all other programs including: screen saver, and /or antivirus. 
    Do not open any programs or start any system functions during the 
    update as they can interfere with data transfer and damage the drive. 

    4. Open the firmware program. 

    5. Click the update button and do not touch or interfere with the drive
    while the firmware is being upgraded. IMPORTANT - DO NOT INTERFERE WITH 
    THE DRIVE DURING THIS PROCESS. If an error occurs during the upgrade 
    process, or the upgrade process is cancelled during this process, damage 
    to the drive can occur.

    6. When the upgrade is complete the screen should say FIRMWARE UPDATE
    SUCCESSFUL. Re-boot your PC.

    7. Enjoy!

    If you experience any problems or have any questions, please contact LG
    customer support at 1-800-243-0000.

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