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Sep 27, 2007 #9 raybay TS Evangelist Posts: 7,241 +9 HLDS optical drives are the cheapest and most failure prone known... SHOW ME NOW CNET © CBS Interactive Inc.  /  All Rights Reserved. I could get away with burning a few disks before it would happen again. May 2, 2007 #5 N3051M TS Evangelist Posts: 2,115 usually wear and tear, or if you don't take care of your pcs strange things will happen.. http://webtrekkie.com/dvd-drive/dvd-drive-will-only-read-audio-cds-no-data-or-dvd-movies.php

I was going to try and get a different drive, but the thing is these model drives are the only type that will fit into my laptop, as it's a slimline I put the second disk of freetime in there and it said plz put in disk 1. Didn't expect that to work but it actually did, thanks! I also have a Dell Inspiron 51550 and I used to be able to put in both R AND RW cd's into it and play them back. try this

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Case in point: I re-installed Windows-XP for a friend, plus I installed Windows-7 for him on that same machine on another partition. If you cannot burn music or data to blank CDs or DVDs, follow the steps in this document to resolve the problem. So I think it is a Lens eye problem. Maybe I read the posts too quick & someone has already suggested simply uninstalling the player (double-click on it in device manager) & then re-installing (does it almost automatically if you

  • Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Not Recognition of CDs by colinpeel / May 16, 2009 12:30 AM PDT In reply to: DVD drive As stated by other members.
  • That rules this out.
  • It still plays Oblivion (dvd) after repeated attempts, but refuses to play others.
  • It doesn't recognize it even after u put one in and PC told u too.
  • note: This document assumes that your drive is recognized by Windows and is capable of reading discs.
  • For your burner to burn properly (i.e. 20x etc) it needs this profile otherwise it guesses.

If so, what brands would good to look out for? its working fine but as though its unable to read the cd only Report sj- Jan 22, 2010 at 10:33 AM hi frnd hav u get solution for this prob.i m I tried all the solutions online and none worked. Audio Cd Won't Play On Computer Either a different drive in your computer or that drive in another computer should answer the question.

solved Can this type of computer play CDs & DVDs? Dvd Drive Not Reading Dvd But Reads Cd I put a blank disk in and nothing happens. DVD drive only recognizing Cd\'s and not dvd\'s DVD Drive not reading DVDs but reading CDs only!! That solved the problem.

Report trigel- Feb 13, 2009 at 05:38 PM I have been told it is probably the higfh and low filters I need to fix....I can get there but do not know Dvd Drive Fixer Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - gearaspiwdm by rwh0255 / May 16, 2009 10:39 PM PDT In reply to: gearaspiwdm may be the problem i agree with abd4evr,i had That's all I do and my DVD-RW to make it work. once clean and the transport is moved to the outer limit, place in a dvd and close the tray.

Dvd Drive Not Reading Dvd But Reads Cd

Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/284073-32-dvds-burn-fine About a month ago this became more problematic, and now it will not even recognize a music CD (regardless of the program I choose to play it on: Real Player, Windows Cd Drive Not Recognizing Disc Windows 7 Thank you Helpful +13 Report Naveen Mar 31, 2010 at 06:03 PM Hello Guys: Its Quite Informative Thread for me. Computer Wont Read Disc Windows 10 I was really not looking forward to have to buy a replacement DVD drive as suggested by many on this forum.

Report zim- Dec 12, 2012 at 05:54 PM Awesome! weblink I cleaned my lens with 70% rubbing alcohol then used the cloth with the alcohol to move the spindle back and forth to remove any extra gunk. try this see if you can disable anti virus for 1h and then go into nero and turn the burn speed down to 2x or 4x. sudo mount -t auto /dev/dvd /media/dvd (making sure that /media/dvd already exists)? Windows 10 Won't Play Cd

All submitted content is subject to our Terms of Use. May 2, 2007 #4 LawnHen TS Rookie Topic Starter Thanks for the welcome, poertner! This is only a workaround for a bigger problem. navigate here Clean up and more dirt or debris using the method above.

Helpful +0 Report PlayfulWolfCub 1Posts Friday September 18, 2009Registration date September 19, 2009 Last seen Sep 19, 2009 at 09:23 AM Whoah... Dvd Drive Doesn't Recognize Disk Many thanks! DVD drive doesn't recognize music CDs anymore I had a similar problem with the DVD drive in my Dell Inspiron.

I deleted the high and low filters and still can't get Sims to work.

Low and behold, it seems to be a problem, seemingly installed with itunes. It will come for 200-400 rupees(not expensive). Helpful +3 Report casket10 Mar 20, 2009 at 09:54 PM Q: Why won't my DVD player work when I move it over to the extended display? Windows Media Player Not Recognizing Cd Information Any help is greatly appreciated.

If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started. Get the answer photonboyMay 11, 2012, 10:43 AM Different lasers?No, I think you're referring to BluRay which has a blue laser for BluRay discs and a red laser for previous DVD/CD Sign up now. his comment is here Report jay- Apr 13, 2009 at 05:39 PM Bingo.