Discs damaged by sun must be replaced. I doubt cleaning the lens would do any good since it burns dvds flawlessly . GamersAreTheBestNov 16, 2010, 5:18 AM Hi Everyone , I have searched for hours in google for a solution but all what i found is "dvd rom reads but does not write" If the button is greyed out, proceed to the next troubleshooting step. Source
When something goes wrong with your computer, System Restore should be used prior to restoring to factory condition. Make sure that you have tried burning and playing from three different brands of blank discs before troubleshooting the drive. So I think whatever is wrong is just bunk and Microsoft needs to be able to finally resolve this problem. They believe it's corrupted software someone within the OS. https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/cd-drive-won-t-recognize-disc-it-just-burned-511557/
If not, select it. Click Next. jayantkumarOct 11, 2013, 5:00 PM Try this out, it may help someonehttp://jackguide.com/dvd-rom-is-not-reading-dvds/ Ask a new question Read More DVD Writers Burner DVD Drives Storage Tom's Hardware Around the World Tom's Hardware The laptop (Song Vaio) belongs to my parents and is under a month old, so I don't think it is wear-and-tear.
Instead, finalize all burned discs and they should be readable by any other drive in any computer.Or...You might try a simple bit of burning software at the link below at see If the discs fail in another drive on another computer, the discs are probably bad. No, create an account now. Dvd Drive Not Reading Windows 8 Helpful +0 Report joephe Apr 6, 2010 at 06:15 AM thahk you so much,it is really works Helpful +0 Report Ahsan May 2, 2010 at 07:52 AM Now my loptop is
God bless you Report deep- Oct 11, 2012 at 05:39 AM thank you :) Report sudhe- Oct 12, 2012 at 12:10 AM thanku...:) Report Ian- Oct 24, 2012 at 09:43 AM If the drive is still missing after using the troubleshooter, continue to the next step. a) Are you using junk blank media? check that Insert a blank recordable (R) or rewritable (RW) disc into the drive.
Even though the disc type may be compatible with a 16x burn rate, the playback may be much less compatible in other drives. Dvd Player Not Reading Disc Even though it's a crappy drive, it's worked well up until now. I'm not sure if they're a quality disc or not - I just know they seem to work for me. Use a pre-recorded CD, DVD or Blu-ray disc depending on the type of drive that is installed on your computer.
Note: You will need to login to Windows with an account with administrator privileges. this website OMG!!! Dvd Drive Not Reading Discs Windows 10 Closed the tray and connected everything back and wallah the ROM started working flawlessly , the verifying process after burning is successful and i don't get any freezing while playing a Dvd Drive Not Working Windows 7 This problem has evolved progressively, at first the drive would play dvds sometimes and not others, but now virtually not at all.
The Dell provided applications will enable your computer with necessary codecs for such playback of movie DVD or Blu-ray discs. this contact form If it does not, go to the next step. To run a Diagnostic on your CD, DVD or Blu-ray drive, browse to the Optical Drive Diagnostic and follow the instructions. Step 5: Reinstalling the CD/DVD drive in Device Manager Use the following steps to remove and reinstall the drive name in Device Manager: Remove any discs that may be in the Dvd Drive Fixer
Wait about 20 seconds for the disc to achieve full spin velocity. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Back to Windows Legacy OS forum 13 total posts Popular Forums icon Computer Help 51,912 discussions icon Computer Newbies 10,498 discussions icon Laptops 20,411 discussions Report frustrated- Jun 4, 2010 at 09:30 PM I tried... have a peek here Click Start , and enter Device Manager into the Search field.
If you burn a disk "successfully" and then re-insert it, does Windows flag it as a blank CD? Media In Cd/dvd Drive Is Not Readable How could it also rip and burn them perfectly but not read them afterwards? If you know what else I can do please let me know.
If you are prompted for an Administrator password or confirmation, type the password or provide confirmation. Find and remember the drive letter (Ltr column) next to the CD or DVD drive Type that contains the disc. United Kingdom Country Selector Afghanistan Albania Algeria Angola Anguilla Antigua & Barbuda Argentina Armenia Aruba Asia Pacific Australia Austria Azerbaijan Bahamas Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Belarus Belgium Belize Benin Bermuda Bhutan Bolivia Hp Laptop Dvd Drive Not Reading Discs Do not use music discs.
In the Run dialog box, type devmgmt.msc then press the Enter key. Figure : Configure a device If you are prompted for an Administrator password or confirmation, type the password or provide confirmation. Plastic discs can be easily scratched and the data on the disc can be destroyed if left in the sun. Check This Out The most common reason why you're having this problem (if the backup doesn't work in a standalone dvd player) is due to a compatibility issue between the blank media you're using
Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Test and Burn Options? Any help is greatly appreciated. And because I read this thread, I got out an external burner thinking my internal was wearing out, plugged it in and tried that. I doubt cleaning the lens would do any good since it burns dvds flawlessly .