Within Device Manager, verify the CD-ROM has no exclamation marks or red X's. They may play your disks okay, but will not write. Please start a new discussion and be aware we will be repeating a lot of internet content about this.Bob Flag Permalink This was helpful (1) Collapse - That is typical of God bless you Report deep- Oct 11, 2012 at 05:39 AM thank you :) Report sudhe- Oct 12, 2012 at 12:10 AM thanku...:) Report Ian- Oct 24, 2012 at 09:43 AM Source
Once you have checked the BIOS for problems, use the Hardware and Devices troubleshooter to check the hardware for problems. Click the arrow next to each of the following items in the list: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE SYSTEM CurrentControlSet Control Class Select 4D36E965-E325-11CE-BFC1-08002BE10318. A list of SATA numbers will appear. I think it is irresponsible of Apple not to address this issue once and for all. http://ccm.net/forum/affich-12954-dvd-rw-will-not-read-anything
Flag Permalink This was helpful (6) Collapse - I've had better luck with OEM... DVD+R? If the operating system does not recognize the CD/DVD drive, check the BIOS and see if it is recognized there. I used it regularly for burning both cds and dvds, up until 2days ago when it suddenly decided to stop working for reasons unknown.
DVD? Now, in computer, it only shown CD RW and when I click on that, the RW work but NO cd r will work or be recognised, it just says insert disc. Find Solutions, ask questions, and share advice with other HP product owners. Dvd Player Not Reading Disc CD-ROM cables connected improperly If you have recently installed or moved your computer, verify that the CD-ROM cables are properly connected.
HP PCs - CD/DVD Drive Is Not Detected (Windows 10, 8) This document applies to HP and Compaq computers with Windows10 or 8. Dvd Drive Not Reading Windows 8 I ruined several cds until I realized that I had to open my preferences and stop my screen saver until after I had finished burning my cds. Check that too!6) See if you can burn data CDs using a few files.7) It could be hardware, but a bad burner will usually NOT burn anything.Note that you don't need Report uzie- Nov 28, 2008 at 12:53 PM i have a problem with my dvd/cdrom it stopped working for some reason its doesnt play both dvd's and normall audio cd's,my laptop
What is the difference in using "touch file" and "> file" in creating a new file? http://www.geek.com/forums/topic/cddvd-drive-wont-run-and-is-not-recognised-in-my-computer-or-device-manager/ Maybe it's a glitch that happen some times when installing any software. Dvd Drive Not Reading Discs Windows 7 Members can monitor the statuses of their requests from their account pages. Cd Drive Not Working Windows 7 In the Boot Order list, look for a CD/DVD drive entry.
Please help. this contact form TRY IT Helpful +2 Report xsile Apr 8, 2009 at 01:23 PM I bought a external burner and it plays everything just fine, however when I go to burn anything it Firstly, you will need to open up the tower. In otheres, there is an option or a check-box to select to tell it to close the disk after you are done burning. Dvd Drive Fixer
Turn on the Computer, and you're back in business. Cd Drive Not Working Windows 8 CD-RW? Why do aliens have higher tech than us?
Thank you Helpful +13 Report Naveen Mar 31, 2010 at 06:03 PM Hello Guys: Its Quite Informative Thread for me. It was working find until a few days ago I think it was a windows update that messed it up but now it burns media but it won't play burned dvds I too put up with this when I first started burning CDs. Laptop Dvd Drive Not Working Windows 7 I have tried upgrading the software, i tried the microsoft fix and still it told me that there is a problem can't be fixed.
up vote 3 down vote favorite My dvd-rom works fine because I can play dvds on it, however when the dvd is a blank one the drive refuses to recognize it. Attach all cables and reboot. An error (403 Forbidden) has occurred in response to this request. Check This Out Look for a CD/DVD drive entry in the Device Configuration sub-screen.
If it happens again, you will know what to do. I tried almost every solution given on net, but at last I am not sure what made it working.. Sometimes the factory formatting will hose all the disks in a pack. DVD-R?
Since Microsoft updates weekly you have to go back at least three weeks to see if that is the fix. Right click on "My Computer" and then on "Manage". For more information about testing for CD/DVD drive hardware failures, refer to one of the following HP support documents: Desktop PCs: Testing for Hardware Failures (Windows 10, 8) (in English) Notebook I tried the above solution but when I type in run and enter gpedit.msc I get error message that windows can find the file.
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 When you try to burn or read a disc, nothing happens or an error stating that the drive cannot be found displays in the CD/DVD burning software. If the troubleshooter detects problems, follow the instructions to fix the problem. I have 64 bit.
It indicated that a DVD region had not been selected and that I had 5 changes remaining. Try the above recommendations again. Turn on the computer and immediately press the F10 key repeatedly until the BIOS Setup Utility screen appears. How to test a computer CD-ROM or DVD drive for failures.
Flag Permalink This was helpful (17) Collapse - CD and DVD players by quiggo / October 27, 2012 4:01 AM PDT In reply to: Something to try with your CD/DVD burner/player Additional information on Device Manager can be found on our Device Manager page.