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Up next Solved - There is no disk on the drive.Please insert a disk into drive \Device\Harddisk1\DR1. - Duration: 5:49. Under System and Security, click Find and fix problems. First Try CD then DVD. when restart windows found new hardware and installed the device and drivers. Check This Out

by Zorched / October 5, 2012 1:55 PM PDT In reply to: What's causing my CD/DVD burner to suddenly stop working? if I put a disk in the light comes on but it will just won,t find the disk Report ben- Dec 8, 2009 at 02:44 AM ok I dont get where Use discs that are in good condition and are known to work in other drives. My DVD burner/reader suddenly stopped burning and playing about 3 weeks ago, or that was when I noticed it. http://ccm.net/forum/affich-12954-dvd-rw-will-not-read-anything

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Finally. Finally I disabled the DLA functionality. (I was using Sonic DLA) and after disabling it the drive reads all DVDs and CDs with no problem. Sign in Transcript Statistics Add translations 270,848 views 281 Like this video? Literally.As a person that burns a lot of DVDs for data backups (upwards of 5 a week or more), I have found that the laser diode they use for burning will

I haven't tried any other DVDs yet, and I'm also not sure if this is relevant or not Thank you all for your help! Have you been using the same CD/DVD burner for some time and when did problem first arise? Good Luck. Dvd Drive Not Reading Windows 8 Thanks Jason , it worked like a charm.

probably over £50. Loading... go to device manager... http://support.hp.com/us-en/document/c03280768 You scratch that lense you are buying a whole new DVD drive.

Opitcal drive not reading recordable discs? Dvd Player Not Reading Disc I tried a lot of stuff but the only thing that seems to make it work again is to remove the drivers and reboot and then it starts reading disks again The drive is in fact a Sony DW-Q58A. Just because windows fix cant fix any thing bar the most simple issues it does not mean the drive is faulty.

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Sorry, I can't remember it for now. http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/dvd-rom-is-not-reading-dvds.31748/ Yay! Dvd Drive Not Reading Discs Windows 7 In the mean time any ideas are welcome. Dvd Drive Not Working Windows 7 But I would still look at checkboxes, utilities and/or options within your burning software that related to closing the session.Another test that I thought of is to find an ISO file

MIcroSoft update. his comment is here Anybody else have any ideas? I see that for people using vista they already have an answer. Desktops forum About This ForumCNET's Forum on desktop PCs is the best source for finding help, troubleshooting, and getting buying advice from a community of experts. Dvd Drive Fixer

now, i'm able to view animes. See the help section in the disc burning software that was used to burn the disc. Nowadays,they appear to have a finite life. this contact form Please try again later.

There was a a part that said to Download Microsoft Fix it to test Optical drives. Dvd Not Detected Reply to monkakka rahul132001Apr 8, 2014, 9:15 AM I tried your method but there was neither upperfilter nor lowerfilter and then also my cdor dvd is not being detected. 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.


  1. After three hours of doing it I had 12 downloaded and 4 more to go, this is when my problem occurred.
  2. Reply to coastie65 monkakkaDec 13, 2013, 4:45 PM coastie65 said: Ok.
  3. Could the 1k files just be the short cut to the real songs instead of the actual files?
  4. The alternative, which was lens cleaning, was a bit tedious since the drive is a slot drive and we had to unscrew a lot of parts to get access to that
  5. May it RIP.
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  8. coastie65 said: Hi.
  9. I've resigned myelf to the fact that it's bust again.

Style Default Style Contact Us Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules Copyright © TechGuy, Inc. Z7_3054ICK0KGTE30AQO5O3KA3015 hp-online-communities-portlet Actions ${title} Loading... Sign in to make your opinion count. Laptop Dvd Drive Not Working Mar 31, 2006 #12 Alfa Romeo TS Rookie These drives MUST have a manufacturing fault Not good news I'm afraid.

Doesn't matter the brand (I keep 2 of differing brands in my machine because sometimes they will burn a disc that other drive brand can't read, and this is a way I do not mind buying cheap OEM installation discs and fixing various problems that way. DVD-RW stops reading anything Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by humbletech99, Nov 28, 2006. navigate here I have a Sony Vaio VGN-A317M laptop with Sony DVD RW DW-D56A drive but it has recently developed the opposite problem - it can read DVD disks but not CDs!

My question is, can this be a hardware problem? Report GIGAtEEn- Jan 23, 2009 at 10:56 AM Wow!