An apology to ASUS and a fix for a drive that was no longer being recognized by windows that worked for me and hopefully you.
J. Morbit "music lover", Amazon
5 April 2015
Summary: Like many other reviewers here I was initially very frustrated with this drive. It worked fine for a few months, reading my Blu-ray movies and burning Audio CDs and Data DVDs and when I tried to burn a Blu-Ray data disc it would not recognize the disc, I tired 3 types and none worked, then the drive...
Summary: I really like this portable external blu-ray reader/writer. It runs off of USB power, very thin profile and quick read speed (for an external device). The only thing that I wish it had was USB 3.0 capability.
Summary: I used this drive a few times with a MacBook Air. I'm not sure I ever watched a full movie with it but the first few times I used it it worked. Then it sat around for a few months untouched. I pulled it out to use it and...I could no longer read any discs with it.
Summary: Item was as described. Keep in mind there is no BD player software with this drive and the software that comes with it is junk. It is a standard size drive I took it apart and installed it in my laptop to replace a DVD drive that failed.
Summary: Won't write or read my BD-R dics and burns coasters on DVD+R DL media that other drives handle with ease coupled by no firmware available from Asus's bad site makes this a item to avoid. Love Asus to death but they really messed up on this one.
Summary: I bought this product after my internal Rom drive died while I was trying to install a new copy of windows on my system. After I plugged this guy in It works great. I've also used it to back up my Blu Ray movies on my computer. I've always had good luck with Asus products.
Summary: If you are buying it for the sub 50$ price, you will find as you step through the rebate site referenced on the form that you may Only enter a Canada address. Drive is a standard laptop Blu with slide out tray, difficult to eject and close as the unit is so light (you need to brace a finger/thumb on...