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Brian Cooley found it for you at CES 2017 in Las Vegas and the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. I bought a laser lens cleaner but it doesnt even work. Now my question, relevancy addressed, is there any such program or forensic OS, be it windows or mint or even total commander boot or glary utilities, or a linx boot in Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - If it were mine, I'd just replace it with a current by VAPCMD / October 5, 2012 11:14 AM PDT In reply to: this contact form

A lot of times, you can go to the software's website and they will have information about compatibility issues with software upgrades. Click here to Register a free account now! They add references in the Registry for modules which they use, and these references fail to be removed, leaving Windows unable to find the files apparently needed for CD devices at But here is something else to do - Disconnect ALL of your CD burner cables (BOTH power and signal). https://forums.techguy.org/threads/dvd-cd-r-working-only-sometimes-please-help.559396/

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any help is appreciated Thanks, George Helpful +6 Report leed321 Dec 26, 2009 at 06:52 AM hi Try this - Control Panel - Device Manager - CD/DVD - double click the Flag Permalink This was helpful (9) Collapse - Could it be your screen saver? p.s. If discussion generates more than a few emails daily your subscription will be paused automatically.

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this fixed my issue. Cd Drive Not Working Windows 7 The solution fortunately is available through freeware. solved Custom pc, no DVD drive, only have mac computer solved WD HFS external hard drive won't change from read-only to read and write, tried opening the padlock already More resources http://ccm.net/forum/affich-12954-dvd-rw-will-not-read-anything View all 9 comments Report dj5- Dec 12, 2009 at 09:18 AM The link to the microsoft fix is http://support.microsoft.com/kb/314060 Report lilzenny- Apr 7, 2010 at 12:35 AM THANK YOU SOOOOOOO

norton850, Apr 7, 2007 #2 Daxterity Thread Starter Joined: Apr 4, 2007 Messages: 25 Sorry what i mean is that it wont read Cd's or run DVD's etc... Cd Drive Not Working Windows 8 Reply Ron Roach October 28, 2015 at 7:04 pm My laptop will not read an audio disk that I burnt on this laptop. It never hurts to check your OEM driver updates too.Sometimes I've had to re-install or update my burning software; especially because of DRM issues. Stay logged in Sign up now!

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Even tough bought which supports +-RW which means +R -R +RW -RW all should be supported. Often times a good 'blowing out' of the inside of the drive - with a can of compressed air - will restore the drive to it's proper operation. Dvd Drive Not Reading Discs Helpful +6 Report Sneciva Feb 5, 2009 at 07:34 PM What about people using windows XP; I have the same issue. Dvd Drive Not Reading Discs Windows 10 It depends a lot on exactly how you created that disc in the first place.

CD?Hope something here helps,. weblink Gechlik November 17, 2009 17-11-2009 4 minutes Six Steps To Help You Fix Common DVD Drive Errors Facebook Twitter Pinterest Stumbleupon Whatsapp Email Advertisement So you got yourself a fancy smancy I am running windows Vista. Good luck with your issues. Dvd Drive Fixer

If you have that submit it to http://askleo.com/ask . norton850, Apr 8, 2007 #6 Daxterity Thread Starter Joined: Apr 4, 2007 Messages: 25 How do you tell if its going bad??? Windows 10 Will Automatically Disable Pirated Games or Softwares How to Stop Automatic Updates of Windows 10 About Us Contact Us Privacy Policy © The content is copyrighted to TroubleFixers.org and navigate here Similar Threads - working sometimes Please HDD stops working when on battery Gabash, Feb 1, 2017 at 6:40 AM, in forum: Hardware Replies: 2 Views: 107 Oddba11 Feb 3, 2017 at

I see that for people using vista they already have an answer. Dvd Drive Not Reading Windows 8 Some of these problems are common both to the external and internal drive and can be fixed with a little application or by following the tutorials that come with these drives. What a surprise.

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I should also state that I am using a Compaq Presario 900 Laptop Cheers Daxterity, Apr 8, 2007 #3 norton850 Joined: Mar 8, 2004 Messages: 7,794 Ah! Can you provide brand or model burner this solved the mystery of missing data on; say if it was on a ibm think pad then perhaps a big part of the by sbort / November 21, 2015 3:10 PM PST In reply to: Something to try with your CD/DVD burner/player problem... Laptop Dvd Drive Not Working YES, sometimes your shoot out of luck, but to this end we have yet to exhaust in all the comments on this thread the possibilities and options Leo asked for burn

Why do some drives not read CDs or DVDs that others will? I'm wondering which one is much more costly, by fixing or buying an external burner... :/btw, thanks for helping me out guys!! :3 Logged truenorthGuruThanked: 253 Re: CD/DVD driver works and When I open my computer and look at the "G" drive, which I know is my CD drive, it says that there is data stored on these discs and how much his comment is here There are no subfolders in "Policies." I didn't even realize my DVD Driver was acting up until I tried to install Sims 2 Double Deluxe, which is a "DVD-ROM." I paid

by JCitizen / October 27, 2012 3:04 PM PDT In reply to: Not Necessarily and for some reason I see a lot of troubleshooting tips for clearing the upper and/or lower I used a Microsoft guide "How to troubleshoot common problems that occur when a Windows XP-based computer cannot read a CD or a DVD" and followed their instructions to test the I could not reading any of the discs I inserted. Reply Benji Benyatriout April 4, 2016 at 10:19 pm depending on the type of files you backed up, and assuming you verified the burn, and assuming you instead of listening to

it showing only first time when i burned data. but i am unable to see the files what are the files i am burned. As a former network computer systems tech, I found, a countless number of times, (with known good discs), that when a CD/DVD drive don't work properly, but it does 'run', rotate, vice versa for the cd discs too.

There are procedures to open stuck DVD drives. I have some in computers over 10 years old that still function properly. Thank you so much 🙂 Reply Charlotte Tracey August 24, 2016 at 9:18 pm None of these worked for me. Reply Partha September 26, 2016 at 8:23 am Don't the first and second steps do the same?

I need to back up all my data files in the disc so that i can release more space in my hard disk. That is also a possibility. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * This work by Ask Leo! this really worked for me, thank goodness this thread is still here after 3 years!

October 3, 2016 at 7:40 pm The third solution is a shitty one.