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View all 9 comments Report dj5- Dec 12, 2009 09:18AM The link to the microsoft fix is http://support.microsoft.com/kb/314060 Report lilzenny- Apr 7, 2010 12:35AM THANK YOU SOOOOOOO MUCH!!! Type list volume at the command prompt. I can`t say thanks enough. If it doesn’t, then the DVD drive is not powering up. http://tubemuse.com/not-working/earphones-for-laptop-not-working.html

November 2, 2012 Warren North I use linux mint so I can customize my system any way I like. All in all, Win 8 gives people the best of both worlds: A "Windows 7" classic environment and the Windows 8 Metro environment. I tried all the solutions online and none worked. You saved me a bunch of $$$.

Laptop Dvd Player Not Reading Disc

Hope you can help, Thanks Report Jamie- Feb 16, 2010 12:53PM Hey there, I have a Dell Desktop Dimension 5100, What was the fix on the WINDOWS XP when you had any help is appreciated Thanks, George Helpful +6 Report leed321 Dec 26, 2009 06:52AM hi Try this - Control Panel - Device Manager - CD/DVD - double click the device - Mobile companies are launching new models every week, inflation is going up every day.. If you are unsure how to enter BIOS, look for instructions to appear on the monitor during start-up.

Plug other things into the outlet or outlet strip and see if they work. There are no native Microsoft codecs. If the drive still doesn’t open then right click the DVD drive in the My Computer and select Eject. Cd Drive Not Working Windows 7 If that computer cannot play it, something is wrong with the disc or the other computer's burn capabilities.

Finally, I downloaded that VLC media player. Laptop Dvd Drive Not Working Click Hardware and Sound, and then select AutoPlay. Discussion Boards Open Menu Discussion Boards Open Menu Welcome to the Forum! http://ccm.net/forum/affich-12954-dvd-rw-will-not-read-anything Please help.

It is probably related to the software configuration in Windows. Dvd Drive Not Working Windows 10 Report KRUZ- Apr 28, 2009 12:26AM YOUR SOLUTION WORKED PERFECTLY!!! No problems whatsoever….Period. Microsoft pays a licensing fee for each copy of Windows that ships with DVD support.

Laptop Dvd Drive Not Working

Searching for the whole word gpedit.msc found the console for me in Win 7. Still, all this talk about DVD playback does make me wonder why VLC and so many others can apparently get away with free DVD decoding/decrypting. Laptop Dvd Player Not Reading Disc Once you have tested several types of discs, try using the failed discs in another drive in another computer to see if they can be read. Dvd Drive Not Working Windows 8 Report Sincere- Dec 12, 2008 02:36PM I have a gatway M-series Laptop with Vista Home Premium, they want $59.99 because warranty expired last month to give me solution.

this fixed my issue. Check This Out When I pressed the lens it was moving in to/fro motion, I moved it left/right couple of time rotated the bud to clean the lens.... Make sure that you have tried burning and playing from three different brands of blank discs before troubleshooting the drive. and so on. Laptop Dvd Drive Not Working Windows 7

  1. Lopuforever 286,196 views 10:53 CD drive not detected: Windows 7 fix - Duration: 3:46.
  2. If listed with a yellow exclamation mark or red X, remove the CD-ROM by highlighting the drive and pressing the delete key.
  3. I can access all the personal folders, disk and network drives attached to my system through Windows Explorer while in the classic Windows environment.

Make sure the disc burning session was closed after the disc was finished. I also tried burning a cd and it didn't work. Helpful +2 Report [email protected] Feb 11, 2010 05:58PM Open the case the case take a soft cloth like you clean any plastic put rubbing alcohol on the cloth an clean the Source Right-click Start, select Shut down or sign out, then select Restart.

Report no no- Nov 4, 2012 10:16PM My laptop dvd/cd drive has had problems for a long time and I can never find the solution. Laptop Dvd Drive Not Opening If you are prompted for an Administrator password or confirmation, type the password or provide confirmation. Do you know of any solutions for this issue?

Step 7: Using Microsoft System Restore If the computer still cannot read the disc, use System Restore to go back to a time when the drive was known to be functioning.

Your transport it jammed, likely due to vibration or some shock to the system that you may not even be aware of. Reboot or logoff/logon to apply. IE10 in the Metro interface is fast and secure. Cd Drive Not Working Windows 10 It would not work, regardless of what I did or which directions I followed.

cant believe this was the problem. Open regedit, go to: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer In the right pane, if it does not already exist, create a new 32-bit DWORD value. Figure : Device Manager: DVD/CD-ROM drives If a name for a CD/DVD drive does not appear, or it is listed with errors, close Device Manager and use the HP support document http://tubemuse.com/not-working/earphone-not-working-on-laptop.html So why are we upset that MS has come out with another OS after a gap of 3-4 years.

Report trigel- Feb 13, 2009 05:38PM I have been told it is probably the higfh and low filters I need to fix....I can get there but do not know what to Report mbm- Feb 23, 2013 01:07AM try updating your audio drivers if your cd is workind and dvd is not. Sign in to add this to Watch Later Add to Loading playlists... The issue is not likely related to the drive or the disc.

If that doesn’t work, it is time to resort to the DVD emergency eject. However, if the CD-ROM does not work, refer to the next and final possibility. I posted the link on my Facebook too... I am running windows Vista.

Try the above recommendations again. If nothing happens or the computer stops responding, the laser is unable to read the initial startup information on the disc. Press the Ctrl & F keys on the keyboard or select the Find/Search option and copy/paste the following line in the find field: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Current Version\Policies\Explorer 3. 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

fixitfixitfixit 928,856 views 3:36 How to repair Almost ANY DVD-CD-BD drive. - Duration: 5:52. 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 Blu-rays are another story, as they are supported but many of them won't play because of DRM encryption. I use to just use Nero to go from an .avi to DVD without a problem.

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