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Reply Skutitz September 23, 2010 at 11:01 pm Rubbing a thin layer of smooth peanut butter on a disc and wiping it off with a dry towel seems to work great. Tell them repair is good for farmers, good for consumers, and good for businesses. If the drive can read many types of discs but cannot read discs that were burned on another computer, read the following: First, make sure the disc is able to play Hope I can undo the other silly stuff I tried first... Source

View all 9 comments Report dj5- Dec 12, 2009 at 09:18 AM The link to the microsoft fix is http://support.microsoft.com/kb/314060 Report lilzenny- Apr 7, 2010 at 12:35 AM THANK YOU SOOOOOOO Try more software CDs to get an idea for how the drive is functioning. If you agree with us, find out who represents you in the Massachusetts legislature. Other choice it to make sure have chipset drivers updated and IDE/ATA ATAPI Controllers updated drivers listed in Device Manager. http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_vista-hardware/cddvd-opens-and-closes-and-spins-cddvd-but-unable/14f700f5-444e-41ed-a2f0-a39bdab72745

Dvd Drive Spins And Stops

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Computing.Net and Purch hereby disclaim all responsibility and liability for the content of Computing.Net and its accuracy. There are no subfolders in "Policies." I didn't even realize my DVD Driver was acting up until I tried to install Sims 2 Double Deluxe, which is a "DVD-ROM." I paid I just bought a new HP Vista, and I haven't been able to use the stupid disk player... Dvd Drive Not Working Windows 7 I even transferred my 16th disk without any problems.

Make sure that you have tried burning and playing from three different brands of blank discs before troubleshooting the drive. It requires manufacturers to provide owners and independent repair shops with access to repair information and replacement parts—so you have the resources you need to fix things quickly and affordably. I have an HP Pavilion DV9000 and I've tried taking the drive out and then reinstalling it and going through the device manager. See your browser's documentation for specific instructions. {} Z7_3054ICK0KGTE30AQO5O3KA30U5 hp-support-head-portlet Actions ${title} Loading...

The final one, and preferred, is to use a motorized disc cleaner. Dvd Drive Fixer Search Sign Up Log In Home Forum How To Download News Encyclopedia High-Tech Health Sign Up Language English Español Deutsch Français Italiano Português Nederlands Polski हिंदी Bahasa Indonesia Log In Subscribe Helpful +40 Report Jason in Australia Nov 14, 2008 at 05:28 PM Try to turn off the vista's burning feature. Report Kate- Aug 8, 2009 at 01:26 PM My DVD drive won't read CD's or DVD's.

Dvd Drive Not Reading Discs Windows 7

Tell them you believe repair should be fair, affordable, and accessible. http://ccm.net/forum/affich-12954-dvd-rw-will-not-read-anything If it doesn’t you can try to plug another know-good drive in to see if the problem is coming from the old drive or the motherboard. Dvd Drive Spins And Stops For example, if the drive letter was listed as E in the diskpart list, you would type the following: E: Figure : Drive letter Press the Enter key, and then type Dvd Drive Not Reading Discs Windows 10 Thanks!

Tell them you support a bipartisan bill. this contact form Check to make sure the framerate on the video matches up to the actual source. Some Windows 10 and 8 computers do not come with a software decoder for DVD and Blu-ray movie playback. Thanks, ~Jamie~ please send the answer by email please Report iangrimmett- Feb 23, 2010 at 08:10 AM Hi Jamie. Dvd Player Spins Then Stops

Many thanks! It will definetly work. Thanks for the quick reply! have a peek here It might involve burning a CD with the firmware and rebooting the computer or player off of the disc, or there might be a way to update it right in your

So I think whatever is wrong is just bunk and Microsoft needs to be able to finally resolve this problem. Dvd Not Detected I have uninstalled and reinstalled the driver (E) but nothing has changed. How does one explain transformation magic?

If any discs fail to open, set the failed discs aside.

You can try to send it in for warranty service, but depending on the age of the drive and how much it would cost to replace it, it could just make Yes No Voted Undo Score 1 Cancel Comments: its weird because it worked one day and then the next it stopped, i wanna reinstall os x but i cant use my Helpful +269 Report dj5 Dec 11, 2009 at 01:52 PM I had the same problem with my both my DVD drives in my desktop and the DVD drive in my laptop. Dvd Player Not Reading Disc It was E: I also tried CD Disc but nothing happens.

http://www.cnet.com/products/sony-op...ial-ata/specs/ End of life product, was thinking firmware update, but if came with system said to go to manufacturer's site, do it wrong could make more issues. If you have anything sticky or gooey, like ciagrette smoke or the like, you can use a mixture of 50% rubbing alcohol and distilled water on the q-tip to help remove And they get to set whatever prices they want. Check This Out note: Cannot play movies.

I then tried the lone USB port opposite of the 2 others on the netbook. And they get to set whatever prices they want. Can you explain it to me again, please? I was really not looking forward to have to buy a replacement DVD drive as suggested by many on this forum.

I was thinking it could be a driver issue, but there doesn't seem like there's any problems with it. (As usually there's a yellow ! The Fair Repair Act, known as S618, requires manufacturers to provide owners and independent repair businesses with fair access to service information, security updates, and replacement parts.