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Dell Inspiron 6400 Vista CD Drive Does Not Recognize CDs
\015 I have Dell notebook Inspiron 6400/1505 Vista loaded. Suddenly my cd drive (TSSTcorp DVD+-RW TS-L632D) stopped recognizing any CD/DVDs. It blinks for a long time upon inserting CDs. After explore or double click CD ejects. The device lists in device manager. No yellow signal. I am not able to boot from CD. Please help me in fixing this.\015
Try to use dvd cleaner disk to clean the lens, if it doesnot work, i think you have to replace your drive , this happens with Dell alot. but try to clean it, uninstall then install the driver back and check if its work.
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