Having problems with your Sony VAIO VGN-S360 Notebook ?

After 4 yrs, DVDs are no longer readable, but CDs are OK.

\015 The drive used to read all types of DVDs, so that's NOT the problem. It doesn't even recognize that one is in the tray.\015

Answers :

Whats the model number and the manufacturer of teh cd or dvd rom
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Sony VAIO VGN-S360 Notebook

Tips for a great answer:

- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.

Suggested Questions/Answers :

After 4 yrs, DVDs are no longer readable, but CDs are OK.

Whats the model number and the manufacturer of teh cd or dvd rom ... Sony VAIO VGN-S360 Notebook

Dell Latitude Laptop no longer reads cds and dvds in the drive

Hi,Error code 41 (the device cannot start) is usually caused by burning programs like Roxio.A lot of burning programs, and not just Roxio's, have a habit of screwing Window's Registry, XP's in particular.This problem usually occurs ... Dell PC Laptops

I have a Gateway MX6445 Notebook with a Philips DVD+RW SDVD8820 drive.that will not burn DVDs or CDs.

It means that your dvd lens is already damage. change your dvd player. ... Gateway MX6445 Notebook

My presario R3000's combo drive no longer wants to burn dvds

Try a different Brand Of DVD Maxell Typically Work Universally With Failing Drives or older Drives or touchy drives... ... Compaq Presario R3000 Notebook

Windows pre installed on partition function F5 on reboot allowed me to delete hard drive and reinstall a fresh copy of windows from the hidden partion. Unfortunately this no longer works and I need to know how to run the recovery program

Hi,Normally, for these kind of pre-installed PCs, the company will supply a few CDs/ DVDs called Recovery CDs / DVDs.Insert the first one of them (written as bootable) into the CD /DVD drive and reboot the system. You may have to ch ... PC Desktops

Slimtype DVD ROM unable to read self made DVDs ONLY...

I found this problem to more users of this model ..the only thing I can advice you is to try to change with another comp model ....some have a lot of theories ..about it ...and long fixes..but It seems that the problems came with some vista updates . ... HP Pavilion dv6345us Notebook PC

Can no longer play commercial DVDs on my Microsoft Media Player.

If you are trying to play commercial DVDs, you need a dvd decoder program for XP (Power DVD or something similar).Not sure about the CD problem but you may have installed something that is blocking the tracks from ripping to your hard dri ... PC Desktops

Toshiba satellite ps141e 181g1w en 256ram 2ghz celeron wont play commercial dvds

Hello tango13\015\012\015\012(01) Which partition(s) is/are FAT32? \015\012\015\012(02) Which partition(s) is/are NTFS?\015\012\015\012(03) Do you mean your OS partition is FAT32? \015\012\015\012A Mi ... PC Laptops

Inspiron 1100 skips when playing media

Hi Beth\015\012\015\012doesn't sound like hardware failure.\015\012\015\012resource check: make sure you have at least 1GB of free space on your hard drive. Close all other programs to free up as much RAM as possible. See i ... Dell Inspiron 6400 Notebook

DVDRW will not read CDs

1)right clik on my computer\015\012go to \015\012properties\015\012device manager\015\012clik on cdrom\015\012uninstall it then re-install it\015\012after reinstall try using the drive\015\012\015\0122) ... PC Laptops

Liteon dvd drive not recognizing dvd format disks only cds

Try applying the most current firmware update for your DVD drive: http://www.liteonit.com/global/index.php?Itemid=154&option=com_wrapper ... Lite On PC Desktops

My "FN' key does not work.

Hi there,my guess would be that the function and f10 key haven't been mapped to eject the cd/dvd drawer. Go into settings and check under keyboard and maybe under keyboard shortcuts.In regards to the cds playing and not dvds, ... Toshiba Satellite A45-S121 Notebook

DvD and Cds do not read.

Stop working ... Compaq Presario R3000 Notebook

My cd/dvd combo driver will no longer burn discs

Instead of looking for repair programs, try looking for drivers for that specific cd/dvd drive. It may simply need a new driver. ... HP PC Desktops

Fujitsu LifeBook S7211 DVD burner can't access CD

It may be one of the optics on the drive that has gone away, if so replacing the drive is the way to go. Most of the time you can get one off of eBay for around $30 or so.\015\012\015\012If the drive is showing an error (or is missi ... Fujitsu Lifebook S7211 Notebook PC Notebook

The DVD RW AD 7563A ATA Device no longer works on my Gateway...

NOTE: After removing these registry keys and rebooting, it may be necessary to reinstall any CD or DVD recording applications.1) Close all open programs 2) Click on Start, Run, and type REGEDIT and press Enter3) Cl ... Gateway T-1625 Notebook

The DVD drive in my Compaq CQ60 laptop stopped working after a few months. It will no longer play DVDs, CDs or function with any information disks. I want to upgrade from Vista to the W7 OS, I have the disks, but the E drive no longer functions.

Unfortunately the DVD drives that come with laptops are not the most robust units out there. If you haven't done so already I would remove your drive from your laptop and then reseat it. Try and use the unit. If it still doesn't work you may have a d ... Compaq PC Laptops

I have a Toshiba 1800-514 with a built in DVD player. My problem is that it will pay Music CD's and Data CD's but will not play any DVD's please can you help

Hi and welcome to FixYa,Almost always, the problem is lens related. In some models, there would be 2 sets of laser system; 1 for CDs and the 2nd for DVDs. You could try cleaning using a CD disc cleaner embedded with a tiny brush to 'sweep ... PC Desktops

Disc Drive Hello my name is Latisha Lockhart and I need some major assistance. I have an Acer Aspire 5100 with Windows Vista and my disc drive no longer works and I don't know why. One day it was working fine playing cds and dvds and then the next day it won't even play a thing. The funny thing is the computer doesn't even recognize that I have a disc drive. It says that it may be corrupted or missing I've done little research and found that there are other people who experienced the same thing

Hi,Like you, have heard of a couple of issues with this particular model as well as some others. Since it is still under warranty, perhaps your best bet is to send it back for replacement. I was also made to understand that since a number ... Acer Aspire 5100-5480 Notebook

No name hardware and DVD playback

Hi,\015\012\015\012XP cannot play many commercial DVD's natively so you will need one or two programs to add the required components. I generaly use VLC player which is a free download and k-lite codex pack.\015\012\015\012Fo ... IBM ThinkPad T30 2366 Notebook

Audio no longer working

You should first try to reinstall the audio driver for your unit, it's available from Acer at ... Acer Aspire 5050-3242 Notebook

My acer acade is no longer on my lab top

Get a third party dvd software like power dvd or you can download vlc for free it will do the job.hope this works ... Acer Aspire 3680 Laptop

Blu ray killed my cd rom

Let me tell u that cd support is built in it has nothing to do with software ur LENS is getting weak and when it starts getting weak it first stops cd reading and writing to Double check just revert back to the old situation and check if cd's work to ... HP Pavilion dv9000z Notebook

NTI CD&DVD maker no longer works

Dont worry about this..\015\0121st :just open ur CPU and change IDE cable...\015\0122nd:use CD cleaner with IPA...\015\0123rd :Check Ur CDs and DVDs...\015\012Thanks & regards\015\012TENNISON J\015\012 ... Acer Aspire M5100 AM5100-U5313A AMD Desktop PC - AMD Phenom X4 9500 Quad Core Processor 2.2GHz, 3GB


Your registry files are either corrupted or missing. I've recovered from this before by copying a backup registry from a restore point. If your system was stolen then it's probably beyond repair, the theif probably tried to delete the Windows folde ... Sony VAIO VGN-AR230G Notebook
  • Start your question with What, Why, How, When, etc. and end with a "?"
  • Be clear and specific
  • Use proper spelling and grammar
all rights reserved to the respective owners || www.electronic-servicing.com || Terms of Use || Contact || Privacy Policy
Load time: 0.1199 seconds