There is a simple Registry patch to correct this (download it here). turn it off again and then turn it back on (esp for older os users) shut down attach the power cables tot eh opticals. Reply syahbar says: May 9, 2009 at 3:58 pm i've been missing my DVD drive, but CD drive it's ok. CD drive or DVD drive is missing in Windows XP or Vista ★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★ bmahafMarch 18, 2009204 Share 0 0 Fix it to remove CD/DVD driver customizations Issues addressed by this Fix Source
Any advice. Score 0 cklaubur a b D Laptop December 5, 2013 2:54:43 PM Are you trying to press F12 in the POST screen to get to the boot menu, or changing the Report andy- May 3, 2010 at 09:09 AM worked for me thanks Helpful +7 Report this is terrible Oct 5, 2008 at 12:17 AM I am having the same problem as here's my problemo. https://forums.techguy.org/threads/dvd-rom-hanging-xp-not-reading-discs-either.430241/
Reply Savarinathan says: June 24, 2009 at 1:25 am It is a maze of information I am unable to find it exactly for my XP.Is there no friendly print? Mine had an question mark but in some cases it might have an exclamation point next to the name. Reply muruga says: April 8, 2009 at 3:58 am same problem on Toshiba with XP home suddenly DVD/CD stopped, I did a check with boot disc and it was recognized. Tried uninstalling the IDE controller-doesn't help.
I've even changed the cables to no joy. I'm a bit familiar with the Latitude C-series. Eject won't work and the Drive's lamp remains on. Cd Drive Wont Read Discs Windows 7 I tryed the windows dialog box repair wizard and it says it cannot perform because my drive may be malfunctioning or not detecting a disk.
Before using the patch, be sure to back up the Registry. Tons of apps. This process of holding the eject button while the system restores is re-calibrating the laser. look at this web-site Could it be my 4 year old PC's internal > drives only recognize the dash type and not the plus, or does there seem > to be a problem?
If no backup driver is available, you will receive a message informing you of this Report didjmaster- Apr 18, 2010 at 01:37 AM having a similar error was Ken-Ken. Dvd Drive Fixer http://support.microsoft.com/gp/mats#tab0 just popped in a movie and its actually working. Reply Dave says: April 8, 2009 at 12:18 pm Perchance did any of you uninstall windows live one care? Or, search for "DVD codecs".
Do you have any idea why it happen? https://cdburnerxp.se/help/appendices/troubleshooting Main Sections Technology News Reviews Features Product Finder Downloads Drivers Community TechSpot Forums Today's Posts Ask a Question News & Comments Useful Resources Best of the Best Must Reads Trending Now Cd Drive Not Reading Disc One of the versions is Business, the other is Home Basic. Cd Drive Not Working Windows 7 I'm a bit familiar with the Latitude C-series.
Got a blue screen on reboot. http://filevox.com/dvd-drive/dvd-drive-not-reading-discs.html Otherwise make sure you are using version 4.5 of CDBurnerXP, this version should fix all issues with device detection. 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 I really need to get these to work so I can back up files and save files on a disc. Dvd Drive Wont Read Discs Windows 7
Installed Power ISO. What can I do next? Currently known is VirtualDrive Pro and MagicJack. have a peek here I've been using Microsoft since before PC DOS and maybe the time time has come to look at a MAC - at least 4 people close to me have done so.
Found Microsoft Fix it. Dvd Drive Wont Read Discs Windows 8 http://www.ebay.com/sch/I.html?_sacat=0&_from=R40&_nkw=dell+replacement+dvd+burner&_sop=15 Mar 1, 2014 #5 JbdQl33 TS Rookie Perhaps a bit late. Knowledgebase Articles KB1: Burning audio discs doesn't work KB2: Error after choosing a compilation type in CDBurnerXP KB11: Error reports with no fix possible KB12: You did not select a burning
Now after the FIX It open the disc. Reply Nicky Harris says: May 12, 2009 at 3:25 pm I have the same problem as many. I have seen many similar posts. Dvd Drive Doesn't Recognize Disk I am facing a problem with DVD writer.
It worked for me and I now no longer have the problem of bothering to get the DVD-ROM to work. DVD Rom hanging XP not reading discs either Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by Spmook, Jan 2, 2006. 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. Check This Out This utility revitalised my drive.
Reply Quah Wee Keong says: March 25, 2009 at 1:46 pm Same here with Windows XP Pro 62bit with service pack 2. http://forums.techguy.org/hardware/518714-solved-cd-dvd-drive-not.html Reply ash says: May 19, 2009 at 5:16 pm forrest4trees thats pretty much the same fix as the one outlined at the top of this thread. I have windows xp with service pack 3. Setup does not detect the .NET Framework installation correctly In this case you can manually add a registry-key, so that the setup knows (or at least thinks) that .NET is installed.
If not, there has to be a way to stop the system from installing the drivers again. Now bust :< Reply jrh says: April 9, 2009 at 7:31 pm Put me in the que. Evrything is working again. Reply Garry Trinder says: June 27, 2009 at 10:33 pm after all searching to solve this ****ing problem, the answer was here: http://forums.techguy.org/hardware/518714-solved-cd-dvd-drive-not.html and it works!
Can't install or read any discs since the drive is not recognized at all. Any suggestions?