Just click the sign up button to choose a username and then you can ask your own questions on the forum. Steps Method 1 Rubbing Alcohol and Water 1 Mix one part water to one part Isopropyl alcohol. In my experience bad laser causes problems >all over the place, first appearing with marginal or scratched discs. > I just repaired a Toshiba DVD player that would stop playing intermittently. I have same issues, but the hotfix will not install on my PC (ZOTAC ION-ITX-A in a Nexus Psile with Win7 home premium 64 bit) I can download the hotfix, but
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If you have a Blu-Ray drive – in your PC or as a Home Theater component – then there is a good chance you will need to flash new firmware. Good to hear! Remco Thursday, February 25, 2010 8:49 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Come on! This will require repair Most freezing problems with DVDs and Blu-rays can be solved by cleaning the disc or removing any scratches.
I've always had good luck with it. Tuesday, November 03, 2009 6:45 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote I recently built a HTPC/Gaming machine. I installed XP Media Center Edition and then immediately upgraded to I used to run Vista Media Center on the exact same hardware without this problem. The problem occurs both with DVDs ripped to the harddrive as well as DVD played from the Dvd Player Keeps Pausing Be gentle with toothpaste, however; DVDs aren't as long-lasting as your teeth. 2 Dab a bit of toothpaste and a small amount of water onto the DVD.
Zacharias Guest "sofie" <> wrote in message news:... > DAZ9643: > Based on your posting here are some "wild" guesses: > 1. How To Make A Dvd Stop Skipping After removing all third party players/codecs and using "clean boot" mode, I still get the blank display/partially hung machine. Don't panic - keep cool with our guide to fixing freezes. http://forum.dvdtalk.com/dvd-talk/591969-ever-have-disc-just-stop-working-no-obvious-reason.html I'm trying out Windows 7 x64 RTM on a machine that has been running "Vista Ultimate x86" fine without any issues.
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Hope this helps others as well, for me it fixed my problems.Sander Friday, December 11, 2009 11:20 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote I've had the same problem What should I do? Dvd Player Freezes Just because the circumstantial information points to an NVidia problem doesn't mean it's actually an NVidia problem.Regards,RalfyM Tuesday, December 01, 2009 9:02 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Dvd Player Freezes And Skips Because the alcohol evaporates quickly, this shouldn't take long.
Whatever the problem, we have some simple tips to try to fix DVD or Blu-Ray drive errors. It takes just 2 minutes to sign up (and it's free!). So if you wipe around the DVD, and there happens to be a little grit on the rag, you could possibly damage both the original and the back up of the even if you only have one GPU like me !And also I don't understand whymy Windows Vista Media Center worked fine, with no playback issues, even with PhysX activated ?This solution Dvd Freezes No Scratches
- Hard disk problem - Run check disk.
- I also tried the same thingand disabled my onboard sound completely in bios.
- Software not playing disc properly If you're using a media player to listen to an audio CD or DVD, try a different program and see if that works.
- Also, on a completely different machine (Athlon x2, NForce 520 chipset, NVidia 8800) with Windows 7 x64 RTM, I can play a few DVDs fine using MCE and WMP (but getting
I got about an inch of black borders around the desktop on my 42" Samsung and no way in the vendor provided software to correct this. Microfiber cloth has an extremely tight weave, and is made of synthetic fibers. Video playback freezes after anywhere from 30 seconds to 15 minutes into a movie. Video freezes very briefly every 5 seconds or so while audio continues and then video catches up again.
I bought a cleaning disc and tried it but this has not solved the problem. Dvd Keeps Skipping No Scratches Here are the updates :KB972260 (IE)KB973540 (Media)KB973346 (ActiveX)KB970789 (Windows)KB971961 (Security)Then I uninstalled the KB973540, and since then I have no issues with the Media Center DVD playback.I'm waiting for a complete Playback of wtv files is fine and the dvr-ms files played back fine when Vista was still installed on the htpc.I wonder if in my case the issue is related to
wikiHow Contributor Your DVD reader's reading lens has been damaged or may have been covered with dust.
After installing windows updates, I found that MCE hangs trying to play a DVD on Vista as well. Thanks, SunnyM7 Monday, October 19, 2009 4:07 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign Diluting it a bit with water creates an effective solution. 2 Using a microfiber cloth, rub the alcohol solution onto the DVD. About Us Electronics Point is a community for members to discuss, advise and debate electronics related topics. Dvd Player Stops Playing Halfway Through Movie With subtitles enabled it freezes after a couple of minutes, pressing the play button restarts the movie from the beginning.
Connecting a Blu-ray player to your HD television Why isn't my DVD Player working with my TV? Never had a problem with Media Center in Vista. Wednesday, April 07, 2010 6:38 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote All, I have reinstalled completely windows 7 from scratch, loaded the latest drivers etc, and guess what: Wednesday, December 30, 2009 1:14 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote All,Very, very strange ...The day before yesterday, I hired two dvds from the store, and watched them
Reply Skutitz September 23, 2010 at 11:01 pm Rubbing a thin layer of smooth peanut butter on a disc and wiping it off with a dry towel seems to work great. tried all drivers already..... Just hold the SHIFT key while loading up, and disk will stop soon - no auto load of programs or bootloaders Reply Poenakoning September 28, 2010 at 9:22 am If the that's different then the original issue where sound+video stops, and a press on any button results the dvd to be restarted.although i'm also pissed off that the issue remains, i'm confident
Watching PAL DVD's, ripped or from disc, with dutch subtitles just works without any problems! In my experience, when a drive gets dusty, a disc will either take a long time to read initially or it will show random errors and slowdowns while the disc is