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Using the pm63005dvd laser lens cleaner:
\015 Why won't this darned cd work in my rom? is it because it isn't a dvd, but a cdw\\r??? and if so, what do i do to make it work< without having to shell out $$ i don't have to get the dvd rom?\015\012\015\012please help soooooooooon.\015\012thanks soooooo much for your time and knowledge.\015\012\015\012vish\015
Exist some software but i will NOT recomended you to use couse it will work just few days and u have to buy new cdw/r.ok?
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Using the pm63005dvd laser lens cleaner:
Exist some software but i will NOT recomended you to use couse it will work just few days and u have to buy new cdw/r.ok? ... Computer Utilities & Maintenance
Thank u for the suggestion. How can i clean the
The method for cleaning the lens of an optical drive depends on the type of drive. If it is a laptop drive, it is very easy. Simply open the drive and clean the lens gently with a q-tip and some rubbing alcohol. If the drive in question is a 5.25" ... Compaq PC Laptops
My DVD burner stopped working...but will still copy cd
Hello,Please try to clean your DVD Disk Drive using a CD or DVD Disk Cleaner to clean the laser lens of the DVD Disk Drive like dust, dirt and other small particles that causes the lens hard to read or eventually not read the laser lens. ... Toshiba Satellite A135 Notebook
Lg dvd gh22lp20 wont read most dvds
I use this laser lens cleaner disc that has brushes on the bottom that can get fog and dust off the lens. It sounds like that may be your problem since it is intermittent.Feel free to Google "laser lens cleaner" but here is an Amazon lin ... PC Desktops
Hi my a200-151 won't play some dvd's and will play others ?
Chances are great that the DVDs not being recognized because it's scratched. There is also the possibility that the laser lens itself is dirty. A few things you can try are to wash the DVDs with mild soap and warm water then dry it off with a soft cl ... Toshiba Equium 7100S PC Desktop
Dell Inspiron 530 CDRW/DVD problems
Are you a smoker? Its possible that a good bit of cigarette smoke buildup has accumulated on the CD burner's internal laser lens. One of those cheap CD cleaner disks might work to clean the laser lens, but usually one would have to open up the CD dri ... Dell Inspiron 530 Desktop Computer
Acer aspire lens week
If the dvd drive doesn't read the discs as it used to, first try a lens cleaner cd or dvd on it, or you can clean the lens yourself for that use a cotton swab and some isopropyl alcohol to gently wipe the lens.Just a quick scrub will do. Dry the lase ... Acer Aspire L100 PC Desktop
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
HP laptop dvd player can read DVD but not CD
The lens is causing the problem. Simplifying a bit, on a DVD unit, the same lens must "focus" on a laser beam reflected by the disk. CD and DVD reflect laser beams on different frequencies.\015\012A scratched or dirty lens may be able to read D ... HP Compaq nx6115 Notebook
I have an HP Pavilion dv6775us with a Sony-NEC Optiarc DVD RW AD-7561A Lightscribe dual layer support optical drive. Recently the drive just stopped reading dvd discks of any type (blank, movie disks purchased from stores or burned on the drive). I can read, write, burn CD disks, no problem. I've been to HP's support pages as well as th ose at Microsoft Vista and have run all of the self-help **** and have played around in the registry files to no avail. I'm at a point where I'm willing to PAY t
This happens to be a recently launched product. I too have searched the net for the specific driver for this model. The best place where you can obtain the latest driver is at driverguide.com. Go to this site, register yourself, it's free, and post y ... HP Pavilion DV6775US 15.4" Entertainment Laptop PC Notebook
HP Pavilion dv9000 used to burn DVD+R, now just spins for 30 seconds and then stops. what changed? I've had the laptop for 3 years and suddenly it doesn't recognize these DVDs. No firmware upgrades have been applied.
It could be that the laser has been damaged or is dirty, but all signs point to a laser reading malfunction. If you have a lens cleaner handy, give it a run in your CDVD drive and then try another DVD. If that does not work, then unfortunately you wi ... IBM ThinkPad T42 Notebook
My cd-rom wont work
The laser lens needs cleaning.\015\012Radio Shack has a CD laser lens cleaner ($13).\015\012It is an audio CD with a row of brushes on it.\015\012Read and follow directions. It does not use chemicals and will not harm your CD drive ... Sony VAIO PCV-RX462DS PC Desktop
I was told i have to manualy reboot the cd rom because it isnt reading the disk something about the laser not reading it
You can try reinstalling the drivers for the drive, and try cleaning the lens of the drive with a special cd lens cleaner. You can also try flashing the firmware of the drive to see if that will solve the problem. To do this, first use a progra ... Sony VAIO Notebook
Writer does not want to burn dvd's anymore
That is the optical laser lens that is dirty or opaque, and will start operating on certain disks better than others. Often the problem get worse in time.Try first using a DVD lens cleaner disk to clean the lens. If that does not work you will ... PC Desktops
Have emachine T5212. Won't recognize when a disc has been loaded
If this happens for every disc inserted (make sure that it's not just a scratched or dirty disc.), the laser lens probably needs to be cleaned. Since this is a desktop computer, you can't get to the lens very easily. Open the tray and use a can of ... eMachines T5212 PC Desktop
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
Not reading DVD discs
Hello,\015\012\015\012has it been reading DVD discs before? Also, does it read other discs apart from DVD's?\015\012\015\012It is possible that your DVD drive's lens (laser) is weak. You can try to use a lens cleaner or cutton ... Acer Aspire One PC 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
HP Pavilion problems with the Pioneer DVDRW DVR-K17
Try cleaning the laser lens if you can access it but i guess it is ery hard for laptops. Or maybe you an use an regular CD/DVD lens cleaner try that first. If it doesn't work and stil does the same, then you have to get the drive replaced because suc ... PC Laptops
Dvd drive keeps faultering solve this
Most likely, the DVD laser sensor is dirty.\015\0121. Use a can of compressed air ($6) to maybe clean it enough to work.\015\0122. Obtain a DVD drive cleaner kit from Radio Shack (maybe WalMart) ($12).. it is a disc that has a tiny brush ... PC Laptops
Music CD not recognized in drive
It could be your CD-RW software trying to write to the music CD check the settings in the CD-Drive proprieties. If you have to you can uninstall and reinstall the software. Before you replace the drive you might try some over the counter\015\012reme ... Compaq Presario 5000 PC Desktop
Cd-rom wont load
It sounds like it could be a faulty laser with your CD-ROM drive, unfortanelty this means you will have to get the machine repaired. and the laser replaced. ... PC Desktops
Dvd/cd drive of acer aspire 5310 laptop not work propery
The problem when a cd or dvd player cannot detect a disc even though one is there can be two distinct problems. The most common is that the laser reader diode or led lense as some call it needs to be cleaned. Usually a good cd lense cleaner that lo ... PC Laptops
I'm getting this error code ( 0xeb020b88) when I'm trying to copy a cd.
Dude,Its very simple. Its nothing to worry. You havent used your DVD\015\012drive so frequently. There might be dust, debris or other contaminants\015\012from the laser lens that may cause skipping while write process. Get\015\012PHILIPS DVD Lens cle ... PC Desktops
My tishiba DVD player has become inconsistent in what DVD it will play. It usde to be that I shoved a DVD disk into the drive and closed it and after a couple of zip sounds the pop up to select which DVD player did I want to use. The default was always Toshiba. When I clicked on the Toshiba DVD player a little whirring later and the program open and began showing the menues of the DVD. Now it just whirrs and zips and clickes and nothing. Some opf my disks still play. At one time they all played
Hey StewThe most probable problem here lies with the lens of you player. Since it still plays some DVD's , it's probably not burnt out so that means that it's dirty. This is supported by the fact that the problem is getting progessively w ... PC Laptops