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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
I can't burn anything with my DVD/CD-ROM but it reads dvds and cds
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Doesnt read cds
Possible dirty cd laser lens. The CD & DVD lens are different so one may work and not the other. First step would be to try cleaning with a good quality lens cleaner. If it still does not work then it would be cheaper to replace the drive than to ... PC Laptops
DVD cdrom doesnt read any cds dvds audio cds
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DVD ROM When I place items in the DVD Rom it is not recognized
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My DVD RRW is unable to read cds
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I have Roxio creator De 10.1. My hitachiLG buner will not recognize the dvd that I put in Can you help me
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Sony NEC OptiArc can't read but can write!!!
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HL-DT-ST DVDRAM GMA-4082N. Can not write to DVD
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DVD Rom Drive Won't Play Some CDs...
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My laptop wornt read cds or dvds nor my logitech web cam
Na thats not the issue the drivers are not able to install properly uninstall the drive from the device manager and restart the system it should pick the right drivers ... if that doesnt work update the system with the windows vista service pack1 it ... Toshiba Satellite A135-S2386 Notebook
When i put a cd in my drive it doesnt read the cd. why would this be. what are possible solutions?
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HP laptop dvd player can read DVD but not CD
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Will not read DVD-ROM
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Boot Disc's Not reading, Dvd rom help? or Xp/vista help?
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Dvd recording when i record a dvd on my toshiba laptop with windows vista and try to play it on a dvd player it comes up with disk error. I used a dvd+r disk.
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Dvd and cds are not working the light keeps flashing yellow on dvd
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Dell Inspiron 530 not recognizing HL-DT-ST-DVD+-RW GSA-H73N ATA. Downloaded latest driver. No luck. Plays CDs fine, but not DVDs. I've checked in Device manager and it says the DVD RW is working fine. I've also tried Microsoft fix-it and it has detected problem but cannot solve it. My computer has played DVD's in the past - this is a new issue.
I think your problem might not be a driver or software issue, if you have already checked all of that then it must be hardware, my guess is that if it plays cds fine and dosent play dvds, but did, the problem is with the lense inside the unit, i sugg ... Dell Inspiron 530 -Intel® Pentium® dual-core processor E2180 , Genuine Windows Vista® ... PC Desktop
HP Pavillion not reading audio CD
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I need to know if my DVD Drive can burn dual layer Discs. The Discs are DVD+R DL and my dvd drive is an Optiarc DVD RW AD-7200A ATA. Thanks
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I have purchased a tsst ts-t633a external dvd +-RW drive to link with an acer aspire a0531 netbook. The drive will read and write CDs but not recognise DVDs. Can anyone help?
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