However, it's not working for me. To write to a DVD, > > > XP requires an external program,, such as Nero. TIA for any and all suggestions, Dave Reply With Quote 04.12.2013,11:26 #2 Terramex Customer Join Date 06.09.2004 Posts 2,565 Please remove DT lite manually as described here & reboot: Removing DAEMON yay. http://revolutionpc.net/dvd-drive/dvd-rom-drive-showing-as-cd-drive-sony-dvd-rw-dru.html
Discussion in 'Hardware' started by brooks2, Dec 14, 2007. thanks again. I have opened the drive details and this is what is listed :- system 32\drivers\cdrom.sys system 32\drivers\imapi.sys system 32\drivers\redbook.sys system 32\drivers\storprop.dll Thank you for taking the time to help Scott, means It says "X multi" on it. https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/323585/dvd-rw-showing-as-dvd-ram/
Oh well, info is (maybe) good.(Too broke to pay attention, I guess...) 0 Share this post Link to post Share on other sites Create an account or sign in to comment Back to top #6 chillywilly73 chillywilly73 Topic Starter Members 13 posts OFFLINE Local time:11:47 PM Posted 11 June 2010 - 08:02 PM [quote Description of your drive:LiteOn DH-20A4P - DVD±RW Rich-M, Dec 18, 2007 #7 brooks2 Thread Starter Joined: Nov 21, 2007 Messages: 44 It's just whenever I put in any dvd, the drive tells me there isn't anything in there
I have an HP touchsmart with Windows 7 which after installing 7 I cannot burn or even play a DVD in drive. Everytime I put anything in the drive it just says "Please insert disk" but there is a disk in there, it just doesn't seem to read it or something (not a Suggestion from my fellow Mac users: Windows laptop [Apple] by Cesco399. 150/20 Plan SB6190 only 24x3? [ComcastXFINITY] by BehrPaintPro343. Dvd Drive Not Reading Windows 8 Under "Details" I see this: Reply With Quote 05.12.2013,15:35 #4 Terramex Customer Join Date 06.09.2004 Posts 2,565 Sorry if i don't fully get the actual issue, but the "DVD-RAM zombie that
Now it says to insert a disk - when I do nothing happens.I did some searching and checked the registry and there are no lower or upper filters.I'm wondering if I Dvd Drive Not Reading Discs Windows 10 Back to top #7 petewills petewills Members 1,371 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Birmingham, UK Local time:04:47 AM Posted 11 June 2010 - 08:34 PM The Model LiteOn DH-20A4P is described as It was disappointing with strange problem where only a few DVDs are accepted One day after reading this thread (The first answer of cleaning the lense by Tybaltkilla08) strike to mind I just don't see why you consider the drive has to be displayed as a DVD-RW drive.Yes, it is a DVD-RW drive, it is also a DVD-RAM drive.
DVD-RAM is considered a highly reliable format, as the discs have built-in error control and a defect management system. Dvd Player Not Reading Disc Hello Scott, its was reading di9sc`s perfectly until a "friend", decided I needed to upgrade my drivers for the computer. I ran the 'Fix It' program and it solved my problem. Sign up now.
Helpful +6 Report Sneciva Feb 5, 2009 at 07:34 PM What about people using windows XP; I have the same issue. http://www.howtogeek.com/forum/topic/says-there-is-no-disc-in-dvdrw-when-there-is-help I installed DT Tools Lite, latest version, on my XP box and the symptoms described in the title occurred, plus sometimes there is an additional CD-ROM drive, but it isn't functional. Dvd Drive Not Reading Discs Windows 7 It will read movie DVDs, but not data RW-DVDs that I'd previously created on this same machine. 1. Cd Drive Not Working Windows 7 More About Us...
The BIOS has both drives, there are two DVD-RWs, as DVD-RWs.There are no drivers for either drive, just firmware updates. his comment is here I am running windows XP and have a DVDRW IDE 1109 drive. I use Nero so can't say with certainty whether applying SP3 alone will help.P.S. It still plays Oblivion (dvd) after repeated attempts, but refuses to play others. Dvd Drive Fixer
myaticangel, And NO spare optical drive right ?? Before I formatted the drive showed up as DVD-RAM in explorer and I was able to read and write to my dvd-ram disc. They would play CDs but would not recognize a DVD. http://revolutionpc.net/dvd-drive/dvd-drive-recognizing-there-s-a-dvd-in-the-drive-but-won-t-play-through-my-computer.html Please start a New Thread if you're having a similar issue.View our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site.
Very carefully remove any dust or debris from the area around the laser head with a cue tip or gentle microfibre cloth, like the type used for cleaning monitors or lenses. Dvd Drive Not Working Windows 8 Is it an internal or external? Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site.
It seems to be a not uncommon problem judging by the search results, but no one seems to have a handle on why DT Lite seems to take out people's optical This should fix the problem it worked for me pass this round View all 35 comments Report thess- Nov 23, 2008 at 07:42 PM Hi Jason, I used this process to READ AND UNDERSTAND FIRST. Laptop Dvd Drive Not Working Windows 7 After the restart, Windows should (hopefully) recognize the DVD drive correctly, I'm Assuming it's actually a SATA type interface. · actions · 2014-Mar-23 5:13 pm · LibraPremium Memberjoin:2003-08-06USA
It will read discs now, but I have to pull back that transport almost every time, and there was no dirt or debris in mine. Reports: · Posted 7 years ago Top myaticangel Posts: 7 This post has been reported. Your transport it jammed, likely due to vibration or some shock to the system that you may not even be aware of. http://revolutionpc.net/dvd-drive/dvd-drive-reverts-back-to-cd-drive.html Sign up now!
Do you see it in Disk management and can you set a drive letter there. · actions · 2014-Mar-23 2:07 am · LibraPremium Memberjoin:2003-08-06USA
Thank you so much for the solution.