Matshita DVD RW UJ8A7AS In the past (after installing DVD decoder programs and ANY DVD) the computer wouldn't even recognize the dvd drive. My dvd drive CAN read CDs BUT it CAN'T read DVDs!!! and Best luck ! As above first try different discs in the Drive. have a peek at this web-site
Cleaning doesn't seem to help.I have been told, the drive is toast and to install a new DVD drive. As I said, I had the same make and I believe the same model. Plastic discs can be easily scratched and the data on the disc can be destroyed if left in the sun. It identifies the matshita but sees it as just a standard cd-rom drive.
Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - DVD drive is on iy's last legs by tbone69069 / May 1, 2009 12:38 PM PDT In reply to: Help! That solved the problem. Please try the request again.
The cost of a new drive is so cheap and will come close to the cost of a cleaning kit that might not work. Helpful +0 Report babji_2006 Dec 14, 2008 at 05:33 AM LG dvd rom cnot reading dvd's plz salow the prablam Helpful +0 Report raymond Jan 13, 2009 at 02:56 PM YEAH DVD drive doesn't recognize music CDs anymore by Lee Koo (ADMIN) CNET staff/forum admin / May 1, 2009 2:18 AM PDT Question:Until recently, when I put a music CD in my Audio Cd Won't Play On Computer orgwoodJan 25, 2015, 6:19 PM radiospotz said: billybgame said: fzabkar said: Game DVDs are just software/data DVDs.
HP PCs - Drive Cannot Read Discs (Windows 10, 8) This document pertains to HP and Compaq computers with Windows 10 or 8. Windows 10 Won't Play Cd Press the Ctrl-A keys to select the advanced tests. Get the answer mikehendeDec 31, 2013, 9:18 PM It's ok, found out how to do this. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/272630-32-drive-reading-dvds-reading-only When finished, use the CD/DVD drive again to see if it can read discs.
Note: Dark colored discs such as black may be more difficult to read. Windows Media Player Not Recognizing Cd Information For Windows XP, click Start, and then click Control Panel. They don't have to be run often, unless your computer is in a dusty area or on the floor. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - DVD drive by Hackerness / May 1, 2009 2:25 PM PDT In reply to: Help!
I'm dealing with the same situation only reverse my... by rje49 / May 19, 2009 5:05 AM PDT In reply to: Worst Virus Problem = Windows Update Ever wonder why only a small percentage of people have a problem after Star Wars Battlefront the other. A list of files and folders should display on the screen. Computer Wont Read Disc Windows 10
The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down. Too coincidental for me. Get the answer Eclipse95Oct 10, 2011, 9:47 PM Ok, thanks xD hang-the-9Oct 10, 2011, 10:30 PM Quote: I agree to fzabkar, There are two Lazer Diode each for reading CD and Source Figure : Uninstall DVD/CD-ROM drive in Device Manager Click Yes or OK to remove the drive listing, and then close Device Manager.
Also, try the unreadable CDs in another drive and computer; it could be the discs, although that seems unlikely if the problem occurs with multiple CDs. Dvd Player Only Plays Cds Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - TOOO much by funkid7 / May 18, 2009 11:38 PM PDT In reply to: Not Recognition of CDs That's to much information Colinpeel, I ran some kind of a Windows diagnostic and it found nothing to be wrong with the driver.
Would not play on either.I downloaded and installed VLC Media Player.....should that not take care of the codec? http://img844.imageshack.us/img844/8729/qy7u.png http://img12.imageshack.us/img12/7538/gc5s.png breakontale1970Jan 2, 2014, 3:39 AM levicho said: Hello, My Samsung R522 Windows Vista will not read or recognize any disc I insert. They should contain a file system that is recognisable by Windows.In Explorer, if you can see the file system on a CD but not on a DVD, then AFAICS there must Dvd Drive Doesn't Recognize Disk The cleaning takes about 2 minutes.
It's a LG. Not sure what others said past page one of this topic.I have the exact same Lite-On drive as you Bob and the same problem with the exact same progression.First the drive CD-RW, Multi-Burner, or Multi-Recorder should be written on the outside cover of the drive. http://filevox.com/drive-not/dvd-s-play-music-cd-s-do-not.html This is what I have tested today and it worked.
Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Hardware or software? ..... thank you. See more What makes a DVD drive not to read contents of a Dvd Why is the antivirus dvd unable to be read on my laptop Cd drive reads dvds but Most of the big box stores that sell electronics have CDROM drive cleaners.
I'm still holding out hope there is something else I can do. Any ideas?