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DvD drive wont load cds or dvds

\015 My dvd drive will not load dvds or music cds, but it reads that the drive is still there but once I put a disc it does show that anything has been put into the drive.\015

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Have you tried booting to Windows XP CD (you should have received by Dell initially. If it's ok than you have some filter driver installed in windows that may be causing the issue. If booting from CD does not work either I'd suggest a replacement. Either call Dell or find one on ebay - I can provide link if you like.
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