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I put a CD or DVD into my CD-writer and it makes a noise like it's trying to read but doesn't and will say insert disc
TRY TO CLEAN YOUR LASER UNIT ALSO YOUR CD, IF NOT WORK BUY NEW CDROM
Most probably it's lens is dirty. Try cleaning the lense.If after cleaning it does not work, the lense may require replacement.
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