Having problems with your Gateway PC Desktops ?
Computer does not recoginze the dvd player but will play cd's
Are u sure is a dvd player..double check it ..or u have to replace it..call gateway and see if u have any warrenty...try to reboot your hole system..
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When playing C/Ds or DVDs the sound output is intermittant
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My windows media player wont play movies
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PC IS NOT RUNNING ANY CD/DVD'S
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Does not play CDs or run installation disks.
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Issue with trying to play mpeg2's on my computer.
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DVD+/- Gateway issue DVD won't burn DVDs but plays them
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