Having problems with your Toshiba Satellite A105 Notebook ?

Toshiba Satellite A105 DVD drive problem

\015 My sister in laws computer shows that the dvd drive is present and working properly in the device manager. If you put a disc in the light on the drive operates like it is working yet when I go into my computer it tells me there is no disc in the drive. I tried reinstalling the the drivers and this has not solve the problem. Is this a software or hardware thing? Thanks\015

Answers :

Hey there, if you can hear it working when you put the disk but the disk is not being read, after the things that you have already checked, I would try to clean the lens with a lens cleaning disk. See what happens with that, then let me know if you need another route to go.
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Toshiba Satellite A105 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 :

Toshiba satellite notebook dvd/cd player


First open the "Device Manager" to check for any error messages related to the device and click on "Start" and select "Control Panel" .Now double-click on the "System" icon then click on the "Hardwar ... Toshiba Satellite A105 Notebook

DVD RAM not reading the DVD on a Toshiba Satellite A105 laptop


First open the "Device Manager" to check for any error messages related to the device and click on "Start" and select "Control Panel" .Now double-click on the "System" icon then click on the "Hardwar ... Toshiba Satellite A105 Notebook

TOSHIBA SATELLIT A105-S4244


First open the "Device Manager" to check for any error messages related to the device and click on "Start" and select "Control Panel" .Now double-click on the "System" icon then click on the "Hardwar ... Toshiba Satellite A105 Notebook

Toshiba dvd burner problem


Try unistalling the dvd drive in device manager. Go to my computer click on view system information. Then click on hardware, then click on device manager find your dvd drive then right click and unistall a warning window will popup click ok. Once you ... Toshiba Satellite A105 Notebook

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

Toshiba Satellite A105 DVD drive problem


Hey there, if you can hear it working when you put the disk but the disk is not being read, after the things that you have already checked, I would try to clean the lens with a lens cleaning disk. See what happens with that, then let me know if you ... Toshiba Satellite A105 Notebook

Toshiba Satellite A75-S206 DVDCD-RW drive problem


Hello GeneMat,\015\012\015\012I am Romeet,i will try and help you with this problem.Seems it could be an issue with the Combo DVD Drive's Driver Software or Firmware.\015\012\015\012Try This:\015\012\015\012From yo ... Toshiba Satellite A75-S206 Notebook

I can not make my recovery disc.


Hi there.I'm sorry to tell you that when you reformatted the drive you deleted the recovery partition and all the recovery information on it, this is why the recovery disk creator cannot be launched and is giving you an error.Thankfully f ... Toshiba Satellite A100-S8111TD Notebook

On my Toshiba Satellite a205-s4707 dvd player not working


Allright this one can be tricky so we need to isolate the problem between software and hardware.First, get into the bios and see it's being detected. If not then turn off the computer and unscrew the drive from the laptop, MA ... Toshiba Satellite A205-S4707 Notebook

Toshiba Satellite Laptop Power Failure (A105-S1013 System Unit)


How handy are you with a digital multimeter? If the laptop is still disassembled, find the solder connections on the motherboard where the mini power cable enters the board from the jack. Plug the AC adapter in. Check to make sure you have the pro ... Toshiba Satellite A100-S8111TD Notebook

Have a Toshiba Satellite Laptop A135 which has a cd/dvd rom drive burner that does not seem to be reconized by my system. Under CD/DVD drive in my systems info. it only lists my Magic Jack phone line. When I put in a disk in the drive it makes normal sounds and attempts to run but nothing happens beyond that. I installed the Toshiba Recovery and applications drivers thinking that it may be a software issue, but the disk did install. What could be happening?


Your CD drive or DVD drive is missing or not recognized by Windows or \015\012other programs, so you cannot play or access a CD or DVD. This issue \015\012might have occurred after you installed, uninstalled, or updated a \015\012program ... Toshiba Satellite A135-S2246 Notebook

Toshiba Satellite A105 no power


Try looking at the DC input. My brother's 1st laptop had that same problem. All we need to do is solder it. Remember-1st dc connection, not the one on the MB. ... Toshiba Satellite A105 Notebook

Toshiba Satellite Laptop Power Failure (A105-S1013 System Unit)


Okay, lets troubleshoot this:\015\0121)Does your laptop run on battery alone ? \015\012 yes )test your jacks continuity to the motherboard using a continuity tester or Digital Multimeter.\015\012 a)test between the cent ... Toshiba Satellite A105 Notebook

Write speed problems with my DVD-R...PLEASE HELP!!!


Alright its time to fix tis...\015\012\015\012First...I don't understand what the check box in the drive's recording properties is asking "Enable CD recording on this drive"?????It is another Feature that is provided for your DVD bu ... Toshiba Satellite M45-S355 Notebook

Replacement for toshiba satellite A105-S4244 dvd r/rw drive


Sure--the best one is e-bay!Whenever I need something like this, I find it on e-bay. But if you really need to contact a company, try Spare Parts Wearhouse at 877-253-8898. National Parts Depot at 800-524-8338 may carry Toshiba parts. ... Toshiba Satellite A105-S171 Notebook

DVR K17LF Insert a disc


Hi, according to what I understand the unit works for some situations especially but you cannot visualize the content, in this case the problem that you one presents shows off to be Cd-DVD's unit that this trumping, if the equipment this one even in ... Toshiba Satellite A205-S4617 Notebook

Toshiba Satellite L25-S119 No boot


Had the same problem turned out to be the DVD drive. Apparently it won't boot if the DVD drive is not recorgnized. ... Toshiba Satellite L25-S119 Notebook

Toshiba Satellite A205-SS5000's dvd drive


A virus can cause that problem but it could be as simple as the drive going bad. I would formatt & do a clean OS install. That would rule out a virus problem. ... PC Laptops

Dvd drive is not recognized , toshiba satellite a75


Hi solorzano581,\015\012\015\012I think most likely the problem is with your Windows OS, since you already tried a known good drive and the problem is still there. But before you do a reinstall of the OS, I suggest that you try the troubl ... Toshiba Satellite A35-S159 Notebook

Dvd ,cd worn't work


The driver should allready be installed with windows \015\012\015\012What type of problem are you having with the drive?\015\012\015\012Does the drive read CD's but not DVD's or niether one?\015\012\015\012Did the ... Toshiba Satellite A135-S2386 Notebook

Matshita dvd-ram uj-841s I/O device error


Go to 'device manager', look for CD/DVD and ensure that the driver is functional for this specific model you mentioned. also check Toshiba website for any device updates for this unit. ... Toshiba Satellite A135 Notebook

Toshiba DVD ROM SD R6012 can not burn DVD in my Satellite A25-S307


I have this exact same problem! I've been high and low trying to find a solution. The simpleton that I am I never looked up the model number of the dvd recorder drive. Now I find this question over 2 years later! I changed my hard drive in my lapto ... Toshiba Satellite A25-S307 Notebook

I have a Toshiba Satellite A45 and I'm trying to reboot with the provided cd, but a little after it starts I get a "output A:/ghost.err" error. when i click no it says "write sector failure, result = 1, drive = 128, sectors 6339391 to 6339455 If this problem persists, please contact TOSHIBA support center or contact symantec support" Any ideas??


"output A:/ghost.err" error\015\012\015\012\015\012try this options \015\012First. Clean the recovery disc with a clean soft cloth. Run the recovery process and see if it works fine after cleaning the disc ... Toshiba Satellite A105 Notebook

DVD drive malfunction


Yes, you need to find your local ASP. You can ship it in to us too if you'd like. We're an authorized ASP. This is a VERY common problem in the A205 series. Let me know if you require any more details. By the way, mailing the laptop in might tak ... PC Laptops

Toshiba satellite keeps shutting down


My roomate in college faced a similar problem with his satellite. Unfortuneately it sounds you have very few easy fixes in this case. This is why we always tell people to back their data up (this is often available free online these days for small am ... Toshiba Satellite P205-S7402 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: 0.8362 seconds