Having problems with your Dell Inspiron 1420 Laptop ?

Won't recognize CD, it makes a lot of noise, like if is running but nothing happens. (Dell inspiron 1420 laptop)

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U need to reinstall the driver for you cd/dvd rom drive u can do this by "Start right click computer select properties click hardware tab ,device manager then dvd/cd rom drive uninstall driver then click action tab check for hardware change i should be gone after this step go to the dell web site and download the correct driver for your cd/dvd from the web site here is the link http://support.dell.com/support/downloads/index.aspx?c=us&l=en&s=gen this should fix the problem hope this helps
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