Reply Doug November 18, 2009 at 5:27 pm There may be (another) problem if you're running Vista; there are 2 versions of it that don't come with DVD codecs, even if I've tried both Verbatim DVD-Rs and TDK DVD-Rs, both give the same error when burning (I've also tried burning different files). We need to check that the drive is connected to the computer. And none of the ones I have bought were cheap ones.I just have the impression they don't last a heck of a long time if you do a lot of burning.Also, http://revolutionpc.net/how-to/dvd-burner-help.html
Go get a paper clip and straighten it out. Zep View Public Profile Find More Posts by Zep 29th March 2010, 01:44 AM #20 Ohforf Scholar Join Date: Jan 2010 Posts: 119 Originally Posted by Zep Long You'd think a DVD player would play all DVD's. Stay logged in Sign up now! Get More Information
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I've tried just about everything but taking the tower apart, yet. Not worth any more effort. But the tray was empty. Fix Dvd Drive Subscribe to Our Newsletter Email: Advertisement Scroll down for the next article © 2017 MakeUseOf.
Click here to join today! How To Repair Dvd Writer In Pc It may be worth trying a change in the DMA settings for the device in Control Panel | System | Hardware | Device Manager. Similar Threads - burner dead CD/DVD Burner Issues!!! https://forums.techguy.org/threads/dvd-burner-dead.526242/ Joppy View Public Profile Find More Posts by Joppy 28th March 2010, 07:18 AM #12 Wrathernaut Thinker Join Date: Oct 2008 Posts: 243 Yeah, $30-40 for a new
Zep View Public Profile Find More Posts by Zep 29th March 2010, 03:41 PM #22 Joppy Scholar Join Date: Apr 2006 Posts: 102 I got a new burner and How To Fix Dvd Drive Not Detected Hardest part was taking the cover off the box. When I put in one of the cd, the drive made this weird grinding noise. Please consider registering so you can gain full use of the forum features and interact with other Members.
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Ohforf View Public Profile Find More Posts by Ohforf 29th March 2010, 04:33 AM #21 Zep Banned Join Date: Sep 2002 Posts: 26,709 Originally Posted by Ohforf Is that But if you are not sure, put some crap CD in the unit - covers the laser section completely. General Skepticism and the Paranormal Science, Mathematics, Medicine and Technology Community Forum Index International Skeptics Education History, Literature, and the Arts Humor Links Manager Other Skeptical Organisations Economics, Business and Finance http://revolutionpc.net/how-to/dvd-cd-burner-plz-help.html I'm hoping that my Sony DRU-710A is not on the way out just yet since I can insert a different brand of blank DVD+R (actually Verbatim +R DL) media than the
To install a new one, I just unplug the cable from the back of the old one and take it out. Dvd Writer Repair Like the power cord versus the internal power connector, the USB interface or a IDE connector. Guides Signatures and Avatars Post Formatting Codes Help Forum Membership Agreement Membership Agreement FAQ New Members 'Welcome Thread' New Members 'Hints & Tips' The Moderating Team Contact Us Site Map Event
Joppy View Public Profile Find More Posts by Joppy 27th March 2010, 01:07 PM #4 MG1962 Guest Join Date: Sep 2006 Posts: 17,252 Originally Posted by Joppy Thanks. Gechlik 411 articles Karl L. This is the only time I have played with the hardware of the computer. Common Dvd Player Problems This problem rarely will occur when copying DATA, or IMAGE FILES burning large audio or pictures jpg.
Note how the jumper is set on the drive you took out, and set the replacement the same way. I like Liteon external DVD R/W - been using one for about 12 months, and I have not heard to many people complain. Nov 28, 2005 10:26 PM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by Donald Morgan, Donald Morgan Nov 28, 2005 10:56 PM in response to Josh Hesse Level 6 (12,797 http://revolutionpc.net/how-to/dvd-burner-not-working-help-plz.html Log in or Sign up Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Software & Hardware > Hardware > Computer problem?
Some older drives cannot read CDR’s or CDRW’s. cwwozniak, Dec 12, 2006 #2 sph_12 Joined: Sep 30, 2004 Messages: 68 I recently had a Lite-on DVD-ROM go out on my 2 yr.