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CD-ROM drive does not play CDs

\015 My PC plays any DVD. When a CD got inserted, the drive is spinning and its green light is flashing, then the light stops but nothing is shown.\015

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Try going to my computer and then the CD drive (mine's D:) and click on that. \015\012
\015\012You say that youre cd-rom drive plays dvds, but it might be a limited dvd drive. Do you have two drives on your computer? Some computers have a cd-rom drive and a dvd drive.
Depending on whether a dvd is inserted or a regular cd is inserted it requires different strength from the laser to be able to read into the data on the discs. This is why sometimes a drive can read information from the dvd's but not the cd's.

Regardless the laser is starting to go bad and the drive is going to need to be replaced.

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