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It can obviously see the "pits" of a "gouged" DVD. The drive still works for other types of discs (audio, recordable CDs and recordable DVDs), just not with DVD-Roms. the file it places on your machine is usually in a temp folder and is called Autorun.inf. Quote 11th Aug 201401:18 #24 [email protected] View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Member Join DateMay 2006 LocationUnited States I am indeed using XP, but I seriously don't want to Source

Your computer details say windoze 2000. good luck all and if all else fails -- contact the maker of your computer and see if it is under warranty -- they will replace it for free is what Where did you get that idea? It will play an audio CD. http://ccm.net/forum/affich-7925-cd-rom-dvd-drive-won-t-work

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Discussions cover Windows 2003 Server, Windows installation, adding and removing programs, driver problems, crashes, upgrading, and other OS-related questions.Real-Time ActivityMy Tracked DiscussionsFAQsPoliciesModerators General discussion CD Drive won't recognize disc it just Ran every diagnostic there is and everything said it was fine, but the problem persisted. Quote 9th Aug 201420:19 #11 nic2k4 View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Member Join DateDec 2004 Originally Posted by [email protected] And how are burned CD's different? The sad truth is either I get one of these burners to work, or I'll have to wait until I can afford to risk buying another one, which will probably be

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  4. it turns out that it is a hardware issue.
  5. It would burn discs, but since it couldn't read the disc it just burned, it couldn't run data verification (the burn process just freezes when it gets to that point), and

There is no entry for UpperFilters, but there is one for LowerFilters. Aug 20, 2009 DVD/CD-RW drive reads disks with content but doesn't read blank discs Mar 1, 2013 My Cd-rom/DVD write will not read any kind of discs Dec 27, 2004 Add Use the following steps to test the discs and the drive from a command prompt: In Windows, search for and open Command Prompt. Cd Drive Wont Read Discs Windows 7 I've never done anything like that, and I know nothing about it, but if the problem is some sort of corruption in the registry then maybe it can be fixed.

It installs ok but when I try to run the game it says "please insert the correct DVD-rom" The same happened with the expantion but it is fine when running master clean upper and lower registry entrys. Just because. http://newwikipost.org/topic/reIFNajB4quNLHYjkdzuJz82dsQY3PMK/DVD-drive-won-t-read-recorded-media-please-help.html It could also be some software preventing DVD*ħR from loading, hence the malware scan.

Bang! Computer Doesn't Recognize Cd Drive Windows 10 Restart the computer. Optical drives fail, they have moving parts. Went through all update drivers, registry manipulation with Up/Low limits entries.

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HTH Apr 23, 2005 #8 Dr_Seuss TS Rookie Posts: 66 I had the same problem with mine not long ago and it ended up being the drivers. I only use DVD+R blank discs. Cd Drive Not Reading Disc The same media works fine in my wife's Sony Vaio laptop.There was a thread on this previously, but Apple has closed it:http://discussions.apple.com/thread.jspa?threadID=1295681I know Apple won't own up to the problem, so Dvd Drive Wont Read Discs Windows 7 Pull!

Thanks Helpful +4 Report mj Feb 6, 2009 at 09:46 PM Hi the mane reason for this problem is a problem with some of your registry files and your sys system Roxio has then (or used to) in the extended burn options expansion box. Other discs work in the drive, but when I try this particular disk it doesn't work...so my first thought was the disc is broken so i threw it in a different I'm in desperate situation with my DVD Drive. Cd Drive Not Working Windows 7

Sign up now. Hopefully you'll have understood why "friends don't let friends use Nero" Quote 11th Aug 201412:24 #26 turk690 View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Member Join DateJul 2003 LocationON, Canada If other discs of the same type cannot be read, skip to Step 8 to test the drive to see if the drive has truly failed. have a peek here In Registry Editor, expand the following registry path: 3.

For the nth time, with the possible exception of certain Intel processors, I don't have/ever owned anything whose name starts with "i". Dvd Drive Fixer Login now. Z7_3054ICK0KGTE30AQO5O3KA30N0 hp-concentra-wrapper-portlet Actions ${title} Loading...

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Quote 9th Aug 201420:10 #10 nic2k4 View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Member Join DateDec 2004 Originally Posted by [email protected] I believe the solution lies in defining the source this file can cause all kinds of problems with optical drives. Click on your Hard drive partition "Macintosh (or what ever you renamed yours too)"3. Dvd Drive Doesn't Recognize Disk When I double-click the icon, the window is empty.

I haven't used the DVD drive for a week or so, and I can't quite recall if I did anything that would upset it. BELEIVE ME IT WORKED FOR ME A FRIEND. I had a Samsung laptop that with some media wouldn't actually burn anything if I selected "Test and Burn" but would happily run a "Test" by itself and a "Burn" by Check This Out Helpful +99 Report Lioness Sep 18, 2008 at 09:23 AM Ok for the unrecognized CD in the drive for the writing process perform the following.

You try it it may work for you. Lost password/username? I've had more people find out late that their drive doesn't support the brand they just bought, or have been using. cheers Helpful +4 Report Vik Jan 5, 2009 at 10:35 AM Here we are in 2009, and all I can add is "me too." How depressing.

I also deleted the driver and rebooted. Windows checks for problems. kanak Report erick- Nov 24, 2009 at 10:41 AM did u ver find out what it was? All rights reserved.

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So here you all go....1. If you have any instaled virtual discs; egz daemon-tools SET ALL EMULATIONS TO OFF!!!!!!! morgilrokaAug 25, 2014, 1:33 AM Never heard of it... Once you are in the registry editor, you can navigate through the registry as you would for a regular windows directory.

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Class Note: To expand the registry path, click the plus sign (+) that appears next to each node in the left pane. It did lead me to find the answer though so for those who have the updated driver already and have tried everything else follow these instructions: Step 1: Click Start > Quote 9th Aug 201410:17 #5 usually_quiet View Profile View Forum Posts Member Join DateAug 2006 LocationUnited States It looks like the problem you are having is not unusual with that I did what he said, and my report is going to get done on time.