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Make sure the jumpers are properly configured. TechSpot Account Sign up for free, it takes 30 seconds. Long story short, soon after, my DVD drive just stopped. 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. have a peek at this web-site

My Sony sI also have a Sony Laptop - VGN-A297XP with a sonyDVD RW DW-D56A. Many thanks! Apr 9, 2006 #16 DECSDOEN TS Rookie sonyDVD RW DW-D56A problems I also have a Sony Laptop - VGN-A297XP with a sonyDVD RW DW-D56A. CD/DVD drive not reading some disks Tom's Hardware Around the World Tom's Hardware Around the World Denmark Norway Finland Russia France Turkey Germany UK Italy USA Subscribe to Tom's Hardware Search http://superuser.com/questions/411403/windows-does-not-recognize-dvds-inserted-into-blu-ray-drive

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It is a Samsung Writemaster Dvd/rw TSST Corp SH-W162C and I am running Winxp See more Dvd drive not working My dvd drive doesn't read discs How to repair dvd writer Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? so I did not make a set of the recovery discs. Click UpperFilters only.

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  3. Also when I insert a disc in the player, in the MY COMPUTER window, the drive D: will change from "DVD-RAM DRIVE" to "CD-ROM." I have tried a few solutions with
  4. I then searched the web a little and found that other people with the same BD-RE drive (Lite-On ATAPI iHBS112 2) have had similar problems.

None of them worked except for yours. Finally. So many of you guys give this very useless information. Dvd Not Detected see if that helps.

I ended up talking to a windows engineer live on line who insisted he could fix this problem with remote control with my computer while I watch. geofeltJun 5, 2012, 12:11 AM Have you tried uninstalling the device, then reinstalling it?I don't think windows needs any special ASUS drivers for the device. A weak or dead one can cause weird problems. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/44533-63-drive-longer-reading-dvds First Try CD then DVD.

Get the answer Best answer coastie65Sep 14, 2013, 12:58 AM Ok. Dvd Drive Not Reading Windows 8 First to try should be a CD/DVD lens cleaning disc - It solved the problem I had with the drive reading some discs but not others.Simples Reply to Gray Lee-Green LMNO123Jun Quote Page 1 of 2 12 Last Jump to page: « Previous Thread | Next Thread » Forum Windows 10 Forums Drivers and Hardware CD/DVD Drive not reading discs Similar Thanx Fyreman, May 7, 2011 #7 leroys1000 Banned Joined: Aug 15, 2007 Messages: 6,319 You might try connecting one drive at a time to the end of the cable and

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Dismiss Notice TechSpot Forums Forums Community Ask a Question Today's Posts DVD ROM is not readingDVDs Bykriss_vr ยท 33 replies Aug 22, 2005 Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next > coastie65 said: Hi. Dvd Drive Not Reading Discs I tried doing what you explained but it didn't work. Dvd Drive Not Working Windows 7 Nothing came out Positive..

Not burned discs. Check This Out May it RIP. Its a Blu-ray reader drive and it reads and writes CDs and DVDs. My hp laptop has always played DVDs but now when I put one in the drive and right click on my D drive it no longer gives me th My hp Dvd Drive Fixer

share|improve this answer edited Oct 11 '12 at 5:28 bwDraco 28.2k26107147 answered Jul 20 '12 at 0:50 ainkurn81 261 add a comment| up vote 0 down vote Sound like the drive That is not cd/dvd drive! This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. Source If the cable is as I described you can set both drive jumpers to Cable Select or set the black connector drive to Master and set the gray drive connector to

My System Specs You need to have JavaScript enabled so that you can use this ... Dvd Player Not Reading Disc Members can monitor the statuses of their requests from their account pages. Report Leon- May 4, 2011 at 02:29 AM Thankyou!

Here is a link to the site: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/314060.

So I cannot install any of my software. i can not think of something else that causes the problem...but allthow i uninstalled these programs my pc keep facing the same problem...i don't know what is going on. Other choice it to make sure have chipset drivers updated and IDE/ATA ATAPI Controllers updated drivers listed in Device Manager. Media In Cd/dvd Drive Is Not Readable Thanx Fyreman, May 9, 2011 #15 Sponsor This thread has been Locked and is not open to further replies.

Computer services available, call spam removed karthik.salu likes this. Once the area is clean, use a small, blunt object like a paperclip or plastic pen tip to gently, but firmly move the transport away from the centre spindle toward the Reply to Luna_Solara 20 answers Last reply Nov 7, 2016 Best Answer Sep 14, 2013 More about dvd drive reading discs coastie65Sep 14, 2013, 12:13 AM Hi. have a peek here Join our site today to ask your question.

Report Ed› Top - Dec 27, 2008 at 05:57 PM I can not find HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer. Just because windows fix cant fix any thing bar the most simple issues it does not mean the drive is faulty. Best answer ahnilatedJun 4, 2012, 11:04 PM This can happen when the read head dies. Clean up and more dirt or debris using the method above.

TechSpot is a registered trademark. Join the community here. Thanks, ~Jamie~ please send the answer by email please Report iangrimmett- Feb 23, 2010 at 08:10 AM Hi Jamie. I will give you the cure for this problem that will not waste your time.

Reply to rahul132001 Gray Lee-GreenMay 14, 2014, 1:45 PM Luna_Solara said: I don't really understand much about computers, but my computer's (windows 7) disc drive won't read anything! Thanks. When I check the properties of the disc it shows 100% used. I then tried Microsoft's "FixIt" program which was a joke and did nothing.

It will read discs now, but I have to pull back that transport almost every time, and there was no dirt or debris in mine. Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... solution Acer dvd player physically does not fit the dvds Forum SolvedDVD Caddy/Optical Drive Caddy questions for Acer V3-571-6447 solution Dvd drive runs but does not read disk Forum Having an Do not need a driver for an optical drive, but should show model number of the drive ,not a name like CD-ROM.

TandarJun 4, 2012, 11:15 PM Here is what the actual firmware from Asus is saying about the exact drive I have in my PC.http://img685.imageshack.us/img685/5141/problemih.pngUploaded with ImageShack.us ksiembJun 4, 2012, 11:15 PM Mar 8, 2006 #11 jimmie7700 TS Rookie I'm having the same problem guys.