Having problems with your Dell Inspiron 1525 Notebook ?

My cd/dvd is making a clicking noise when i listen to it


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The clicking noise is most common problem and almost many of the cd drives. the quickest resolution is to upgrade the firmware of the drive. i see you are using 1525 laptop. To upgrade the firmware click here. If this doesnot resolve the problem there is nothing else you can do. its a mechnical problem. Besides upgrading the firm ware the only solution is to replace the drive. Installation Instructions Windows based firmware flash update for HLDS GSA-T21N 12.7 tray IDE DVD+/-RW:- 1. Download and unzip the GSA-T21N_A1R1.zip into your desktop. 2. In ?GSA-T21N_A1R1? folder, please search for the ?Windows? folder. 3. In ?Windows? folder, please make sure you have the administrator right, and double click on ?GSAT21NA1R1.exe? 4. The firmware of the drive will be updated to a newer version. The target drive should be HL-DT-ST DVD+-RW GSA-T21N. 5. Please close other applications before updating and click on the ?UPDATE? button. 6. Now updating in progress. It takes a few minutes. Don?t turn off the PC. 7. Updating was completed successfully. Please reboot the PC and click on the ?REBOOT? button. DOS based firmware flash update for HLDS GSA-T21N 12.7 tray IDE DVD+/-RW:- 1. Unzip the GSA-T21N_A1R1.zip into your bootable USB key. 2. In ?DOS? folder, just type ?DOSA1R1.BAT? and answer ?y? if you want to download the firmware. 3. Now updating in progress. It takes a few minutes. 4. FW Update Completed. If this was helpful information. please rate my solution Very High.
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