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I have a compaq computer it has a dvd rom but it dose not register/play cd's or dvd how can i fix this??


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Hi,
You can Run the following fix from Microsoft. If the issue is not with the physical optical drive . The problem would get resolved.
http://support.microsoft.com/gp/cd_dvd_drive_problems

Thanks for using fixya
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