Having problems with your PC Desktops ?

Play dvd, and it freezes!

\015 Hiya! I bought a new Bluray movie Norbit, i try to play it with my Acer Arcade Deluxe, and the Acer Arcade freezes and shuts down. it worked few hours earlier, works on my brothers computer.\015\012\015\012I bought this computer 1 week after my brothers. \015\012\015\012NOTE: We got the same computer sort.\015

Answers :

Go to the acer website and see if there is a new update for the bluray player.
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for PC Desktops

Tips for a great answer:

- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.

Suggested Questions/Answers :

Computer freezes My zd 8000 will freeze completely when I move the mouse while a dvd movie is playing. this will not happen while reading or playin any other type of data cd, dvd, or music cd. It will read the dvd movie disc and display the menu; only after the movie starts to play and I attempt to do something with the mouse will it freeze. Even after removing the disc the computer will remain completely frozen and I have to do a hard shut down. I have tried downloading updated codecs and drive


Hi\015\012can you give more information on which program you're using for playing DVD movie ??\015\012takecare. ... HP Pavilion zd8000 Notebook

FREEZES AND SKIPS


Something you may wish to try is increasing the size of your Virtual Memory Paging File.  This is simple enough to do, and will work if your laptop freezes because it is deleting Virtual Memory.Another thing you may want to do is set ... Toshiba Satellite M65 Notebook

Freezes when trying to play DVD's


Hello,\015\012\015\012Try to remove all your startup and then put the dvd inside then do not auto play it, try to play it manually by going to my computer - right click the dvd/cd drive - then click open - then locate the video file which ... HP Pavilion zv6233NR Notebook

My burned dvd will only play for a few minutes then freezes


Hello, this is more than likely the media you're using. The best to use for this are verbatim-r or taiyo yuden-r dvds. Also, could be your burner. Imgburner is the most popular one used which is free ... Compaq Evo D500 PC Desktop

Will not play DVD-freezes, skips, patchy sound. Will not play them. Troubleshooting says that device is working properly I downloaded an iTunes tv show-same problems. iTunes is installed on the computer so it should play. They play on my iTouch. Will play downloaded Amazon Unbox file, but stops and starts every couple of seconds-that is-continues to play, just hesitates constantly It plays Audio CD's fine.


Hi,Try updating your DVD firmware (located at the support website from dell) and see if it fixes the problem. I believe, i-Tunes causes a conflict between your dvd rom drive. You can check it here at the microsoft website ... Dell Inspiron 1150 Notebook

Prblem playing back DVD


The problem is most likely the DVD player itself not the software. Try cleaning the lens using a cotton swab and alcohol. Update this if that does not resolve the problem.\015\012Dan ... Sony VAIO VGN-SZ460N/C Notebook

Two problems with my IBM thinkpad r31 (DVD player and Battery):


Your power plug inside the laptop on the motherboard is likely corroded around the positive terminal connected to the motherboard. Repair places will charge a few hundred dollars to fix this fairly simple problem not requiring any parts. Good luck. I ... IBM ThinkPad R31 2656 Notebook

Streaming Video Freezes sound continues


You have the wrong screen resolution. Lower your resolution and it will work fine. ... Acer Aspire 5920-6727 Notebook

Streaming Video Freezes sound continues


Most streaming video run through flash media and you must set the feed setting in micromedia flash players to your download speed or it will be intermitiate it is security because virus and trace bugs can be encoded into flash media and tag your info ... Dell Latitude D620 Notebook

PC Game Sims Stopped Working


Hello, I bought the Sims 2 and some of the extensions (Sims 2 teen style, Sims 2 H&M) for my lap top. It worked fine and i was able to play for a few months and then all of the sudden i would play and my lap top would freeze up. And it kept freez ... PC Game Controllers

Laptop Toshiba connected to a Epson projector. It freezes when I play a DVD


... Toshiba Satellite A215-S7422 Notebook

Sony Vaio Notebook's blu-Ray optical drive stops during DVD play


The laser is definitely weak on that drive, it takes alot of power to play blu-ray discs and if the laser may have been slightly defective to begin with then that can cause the drive to act funky the way it has been.Whatever blu-ray drive ... Sony PC Laptops

Compaq armada e500 dvd rom doesn't work


Try cleaning the lense using a lense cleaning disk.Unfortunately it sounds as the drive is on the way out :(Dvd are harder for it to read than cds so they are normally the first thing to stop working.Dvd/cd drives ... Compaq Armada E500 Notebook

Problems with dvd player loading and playing


What DVD playing program are you using? I personally use VLC media player it is the lightest and fastest around and also supports just about every codec available.http://www.videolan.org/vlc/ and its free!! ... HP Pavillion DV6985SE Notebook

Burning issues i have a gateway mx6960, everytime i burn a dvd, the finished product freezes about 10 minutes into play.


Are you trying to play on a set top dvd player or in your computer ? if it plays in your computer and not a set top box either your set top box doesn't like to play DVD-R/RW or you can change brands of media ... PC Desktops

Dvd plays initially and then stops


Hi,It could be the drivers for CD/DVD.The best way to troubleshoot this is right click on computer, select manage. A new window will pop up, in that list select device manager.Look in the list for CD/DVD drives and click on the + si ... HP Pavilion DV2740SE Laptop

Dvd not read or played


Make sure your dvd drive is on the correct jumper. Slave or master. ... Acer Aspire™ T180 PC Desktop

Every time I insert a disk into my DVD drive my computer freezes up and I have to shut down manually. If I put a blank disk in, that will work for recording, but any disk with a program on it will cause the freeze. How could I try to fix this problem. I am running Windows XP. I also am not that saavy when it comes to computers. Please try to help me by keeping things as simple as possible...thanks!


You can try this: Double click on your My Computer icon on your desktop. Find your DVD drive (icon), right click on it and select properties. Select the second tab called "Auto Play". Click on the button that says "Restore Defaults" then click "OK" o ... PC Laptops

Hi guys hope you can help. I am having problems with convertxtodvd 2. It converts smoothly but when it comes to burning the time remaining goes down to quickly. It starts at 1 hour remaining then goes down to 45 mins then 30 then 20 the time goes down so quick that the burning process stops and the time starts to go up again. Sometimes the dvd will play in my dvd player outher times it will freez at the point the burning process stops outher times it wont play at all. Thanks in advance for any h


I TRY TO AVOID USING CONVERTDX TO DVD I FIND I USE NERO BURNING ROM WHICH WORKS AWSOME JUST TAKES A WHILE BUT THE QUALITY IS A1 AND THE SOUND IS 5.1 IF UD LIKE A COPY JUST ASK ME ITS AWSOME FOR RECENT DWNLOADS OFF TOURANTS AS WELL....\015\012PL ... Computer Utilities & Maintenance

On my HP pavilion dv6700 entertainment notebook pc, I can't play DVD's of any kind. it plays for a little while, say 1/2 hour into the movie, then freezes up so bad, I have to hard boot I did a self test on the harddrive. all tests passed. could my DVD player drive being bad? I only had this notebook for about 3 months now.


Is it under warranty? Have you checked HP's website? Maybe it's overheating or not enough memory. Usually the dvd player either works or does not work. I don't know about them only working half-***. ... PC Laptops

My new Sony Optiarc AD-7221A DVD drive won't work


For your old sony drive that wont open...\015\012\015\012look fort a small hole, like a little bigger than a pinhole, in the front panel of the drive. if you can find this hole, stick a straightened-out paperclip or something similar in ... Toshiba Satellite A100-S8111TD Notebook

My pc game is not scratched but when the game comes on it skipps


Something you may wish to try is increasing the size of your Virtual Memory Paging File. This is simple enough to do, and will work if your laptop freezes because it is deleting Virtual Memory.Another thing you may want to do is set the comput ... PC Desktops

Play dvd, and it freezes!


Go to the acer website and see if there is a new update for the bluray player. ... PC Desktops

My DVD Player Freezes during operation both video and audio. How can I defeat that problem?


There's a million things that could be wrong. You may have an outdated, buggy version of whatever software you're using to play the DVD, for example.I'd highly suggest simply trying a different program to play DVDs. The free, safe one tha ... Gateway GT4010 (RBGT4010) PC Desktop

Acer 6920 blue ray problems


I have had the same poblems after buying my lap top from Currys. I emailed acer and all they would say is that all of the warranties have been taken over buy PC WORLD who are the same company. They then said that i should contact the tech guys. The t ... Acer Aspire 6920 Notebook PC
  • Start your question with What, Why, How, When, etc. and end with a "?"
  • Be clear and specific
  • Use proper spelling and grammar
all rights reserved to the respective owners || www.electronic-servicing.com || Terms of Use || Contact || Privacy Policy
Load time: 0.2438 seconds