DVD drive doesn't recognize music CDs anymore I have a similar problem but my drive won't read CDs at all anymore, just DVDs. User Access Control permissionIf you are prompted for an administrator password or for a confirmation, type the password, or click Allow.3.In the navigation pane, locate and then click the following registry My Sony sI also have a Sony Laptop - VGN-A297XP with a sonyDVD RW DW-D56A. On the Diagnostics page that pops up, there are different sections for different issues. http://ccm.net/forum/affich-17795-dvd-rom-not-reading-cds
note: Cannot play movies. Finally. My question: is this a hardware problem or a software problem? I put the second disk of freetime in there and it said plz put in disk 1.
Follow these steps to use the Hardware and Devices troubleshooter to check for problems: In Windows, search for and open Find and Fix Problems. Why not just reinstall Windows?Well, for starters, depending on the amount of "stuff" on the hard drive, that can take tens of hours. I paid £11 for mine. Dvd Drive Not Reading Windows 8 It is reading dvds but not cds what shall I do with it?
I've resigned myelf to the fact that it's bust again. Dvd Drive Not Reading Discs Windows 10 It is a hp lightscribe dvd Rw and it istalled one game. If the DVD does not show up on the desktop, refer to these instructions from Apple.
The fact that you have no problems with data CDs suggests it's probably software.
I have just replaced my LiteOn drive with a Sony drive, as Hackerness suggested and all is perfect now. Dvd Player Not Reading Disc I was stupid to not do something while under warranty. Kies je taal. On ebay buy an external dvd drive.
Advertentie Autoplay Wanneer autoplay is ingeschakeld, wordt een aanbevolen video automatisch als volgende afgespeeld. Figure : Find and fix problems in Control Panel Under Hardware and Sound, click Configure a device. Dvd Drive Not Working Windows 7 When Microsoft can do it in minuets on line for a cost just proves it. Dvd Drive Not Reading Discs Windows 7 Apr 21, 2006 #20 DarkKnyte TS Rookie something similar I have a similar problem.
There was a program which was downloaded at the same (which I opted not to download but it did anyway) and it started scanning for errors and cleaned the registry at Report Sam I Am- Apr 22, 2010 at 04:43 AM Cool, Thanks for the guys that said clean the lens. Powerful Free DVD Player Recommend 5KPlayer – A clean, powerful and free DVD player capable of playing home-made DVDs and region locked and copy-protected commercial DVDs on Windows 10, 8.1, 8, Corruption in Windows Try testing the CD-ROM in Safe Mode. Dvd Drive Fixer
Only now it will only read CD's not DVD's. Your problem might be some audio program has taken over the drive and is messing with it but for the low cost and history I've seen with LiteOn, I'd suggest buying Hello, I have a VAIO laptop model VGNA290F with CD/DVD RW sony DVD RW DW-D56A PFS3 with a similar problem, I can read Data CDs and play DVD´s apparently without any Solution 2.
solved Bluray drive not reading bluray discs CD/DVD Drive won\'t recognize new discs, but plays old ones... Media In Cd/dvd Drive Is Not Readable DVDs play, as well. If your computer was upgraded to Window 10 or 8, there may not be a software application capable of playing DVD or Blu-ray movies installed on your computer.
Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Not Recognition of CDs by colinpeel / May 16, 2009 12:30 AM PDT In reply to: DVD drive As stated by other members. Do not waste your time and money trying any of the recommendations that will only waste many hours, only to discover the people recommending them do not understand the problem. Isn't there any application to know the exact problem with the DVD Drive as the drive is functioning instead of shooting blind shots? Windows Can't Read The Disc In Drive Windows 10 Apr 27, 2006 #22 DarkKnyte TS Rookie i have allready updated it and also tried 11 different brands of disc as someone suggested it to me that sometime discs are dodgy
control panel>system>hardware>device manager. I didnt have one so I went to my bathroom grabbed a cue tip and some rubbing alcohol and dipped the cue tip in it. go to device manager... Any logo, trademark and image relating to other companies that may be contained wherein are applied in the internet and are not used for commercial use.
If the discs fail in another drive on another computer, the discs are probably bad. Report thesims2issues- Jan 30, 2010 at 12:57 PM I have a Dell Inspiron 1500(not sure about number) and it reads the double deluxe but it doesnt read freetime or teen style I ended up just going with an external drive that I use at home. Additional information on Device Manager can be found on our Device Manager page.
If I was in your situation, I'd like to try the drive on another computer, or try a different drive in your computer (optical drives are cheap, you can get some HP Pavilion dv2720et cd/dvd drive is not detecting the DVD discs HP Pavilion dv2720et cd/dvd drive is not detecting the DVD discs DVD/CD Drive not reading or writing discs CD/DVD Drive They're good drives, and they're inexpensive. Is it set right (slave or master?) - have you run a cleaning disk lately?
Running Windows Vista. Discs damaged by sun must be replaced.