Close and click on file, follow brief instructions. this laptop isnt mine, i'm borrowing it.. by Testy / October 9, 2006 8:06 AM PDT In reply to: CD Drive won't recognize blank CDs I had the same problem with my cd- rom and cd-rw. Reply Kio says: April 25, 2009 at 5:48 pm People please bare with me on the following…. have a peek here
Otherwise, Microsoft will not only lose consumers as customers but HP, Dell, Acer, and the millions of corporate, small business, and governments will get tired of the crappy products and service. It seemed to be less wrong before that. But starting in safe mode (tap F8 during bootup), Device Manager always sees the CD/DVD-ROM device. If you don't use an internal cable to your sound card you MUST enable digital playback, else no sound.In regedit check this if this key is present and if it is,
It "does not apply on my system". ANOTHER GOOD SOLUTION You may access the system registry by running the Registry Editor. Reply ash says: May 12, 2009 at 10:13 pm soulguyman, you comments aren't any helpful or better than that of Nicky Harris… I don't have any downloading software on my laptop Dvd Drive Wont Read Discs Windows 7 Symptoms: In the midst of burning some DVDs and some CDs using PoweISO, DVD drive did not recognize anymore CDs (DVDs work just fine).
Track this discussion and email me when there are updates If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and Go to http://forums.techguy.org/hardware/518714-solved-cd-dvd-drive-not.html This issue has been driving me bananas for weeks and this solved the problem in less than 5 minutes. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Good advice by funkid7 / May 16, 2009 1:17 AM PDT In reply to: DVD drive Sound Advice Hackerness. After a few tests with Dell support the problem was determined to be the hardware.
I know you know this is VERY FRUSTRATING!!! Dvd Drive Wont Read Discs Windows 8 Thank You!! after being mad at Microsoft, now I can say thanks. Microsoft has gone way down in my estimation with Vista.
Reply jim says: May 6, 2009 at 4:22 am Until my warranty ran out, I would call Toshiba for this problem. Reply justdave86 says: May 25, 2009 at 9:49 pm Possible cause(s) - IE8 install/IE8 scurity update/thunderstorm in rapid succession. Dvd Drive Wont Read Discs Windows 10 Surely someone at Microsoft can recognise that this is not a one-off case and therefore can spell out the solution and stick it on the website where everyone can find it? Cd Drive Not Working Windows 7 Thanks Reply martin says: April 27, 2009 at 3:50 am Pretty much the same problem.
I found out that I had to completely reinstall the media player again and the updates for the latest. navigate here Reply nomad27 says: April 11, 2009 at 2:13 am I also tried all of the above and nothing worked. This is MS being over stupid with the piracy and crock of stupid development processes without consideration and testing correctly and then scape goat this on to other people that have Reply dell pentium d says: June 9, 2009 at 5:16 am cd-rom is not appear in my computer and also in device manager what should i do? Dvd Drive Fixer
Reply Christian says: March 25, 2009 at 2:12 pm Like everyone here, it stopped showing up like a month ago, but today it showed up and it read a cd and Luckily the tech support at LG is much more responsive than MS (they directed me to the FixIT that worked a month or so ago). Helpful +35 Report mindex Sep 18, 2009 at 06:35 AM Clear SOLUTION!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Check This Out Reboot.
I had this problem on another computer running XP Home, but it was not as dependable as every other bootup. Media In Cd/dvd Drive Is Not Readable Have no drives in device manager Reply Tyson says: April 14, 2009 at 9:43 pm I have had my dvd disappearing for over a month on my laptop. Reply Savarinathan says: June 24, 2009 at 1:25 am It is a maze of information I am unable to find it exactly for my XP.Is there no friendly print?
Reply BJ says: March 26, 2009 at 5:34 am Crap, mine is MIA also. We have gone through 2 desktops and 4 laptops in 3 years. The expantion says it is comparable with vista. Cd Drive Not Working Windows 8 Go to start/run and then launch the device out of the closest window.
This week I had a similar problem. Also, try the unreadable CDs in another drive and computer; it could be the discs, although that seems unlikely if the problem occurs with multiple CDs. I really need to get these to work so I can back up files and save files on a disc. this contact form Can anyone relate that they have done same..using a diff windows than what came with pc and having this issue?
I suppose this just means there is no answer, except the American solution, "Why, spend more money of course. run the program and it will fix your drivers or recover your drivers. Had a simuliar Problem a few weeks ago with wireless device drivers, would uninstall the drivers, but XP Pro Would Automatical reinstall the drivers after restart. Reply jerry says: June 21, 2009 at 12:47 am Yep same problem mostly, did the fix now I can't burn, XP Media, SP3, this sucks.
A CCM membership gives you access to additional options. Is it set right (slave or master?) - have you run a cleaning disk lately? Restart and, viola, the CD and DVD drive is back! Didn't work.
Brian Cooley found it for you at CES 2017 in Las Vegas and the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. I was stupid to not do something while under warranty. Sometimes it's there on reboot, but goes away soon thereafter. is my shout.
Not a PoweISO issue. 2. Reply Anonymous says: February 8, 2017 at 4:28 am If this has not been suggested, check the bios and applicable drivers on the manufacturers and update if out of date. I tried many techniques and atlast i removed the DVD-DRIVES from the bay and installed the jumpers in the cable select made. When i tried to install the CD Drive the jumper of the CD Drive was in the master mode and the other DVD-ROM which i had was in the Slave jumper