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You could try a lens cleaning kit. Report • #25 Johnw October 16, 2011 at 21:34:56 Windows 7 Device managerhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Device...http://www.techtalkz.com/windows-7/... i uninstalled that, it the problem got better. got through 2 disks installing fear.. Source

Report • #26 carlsaintjohn October 16, 2011 at 21:56:48 ok i uninstalled the cd-rom, restarted and it installed itself again. Report • #10 carlsaintjohn October 16, 2011 at 13:00:38 i just had a look and it all seems to be in order and the same goes for the cd-rom. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Aha! I googled the message(something about the Windows Installer Service was not accessible). https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/pc-freeze-when-disc-cd-dvd-inserted/

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Report • #24 Johnw October 16, 2011 at 21:29:50 "obviously it didn't load the drivers for it"Right, so now go in Device Manager, find the driver under Cd rom & Uninstall.Now and what F button is it again to get into safe mode? it froze.. im starting to think that is not the cd-rom because the dell cd-rom still works fine in my sisters dell laptop but not in mine.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Parallel_ATAbe sure the red stripe on cable is always on the number one pin side of the drive and the IDE port. Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended. this one stumbles me =/....i'd rma the drive or something, what mobo are you using? Decide if this is worth fixing.

thanks for the help Report • #17 carlsaintjohn October 16, 2011 at 19:37:03 ok so i took the optical drive out of its case so there was only the little board and i dont know what good going into safemode is going to do as its a hardware problem, i can only imagine it'll just freeze again.. Brian Cooley found it for you at CES 2017 in Las Vegas and the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. http://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/19550-dvd-drive-freezes-my-computer.html If it is a restore type disk then there may be a different method to access that disk.

If you have 2 IDE ports on the motherboard, and use 40 wire cable, then both drives can be MASTER on each IDE port. i uninstalled that, it the problem got better. Flag Permalink This was helpful (1) Collapse - pata by roysumit1 / January 10, 2016 9:53 AM PST In reply to: SATA or PATA? The time now is 04:59 AM.

Computer Freezes When Dvd Is Inserted

Go to Device Manager under "System" in control panel. thought i had it off.. Cd Drive Freezes Computer Windows 7 ASUS mATX A8N-VSM maybe i don't have the latest drivers.. Software ▼ Security and Virus Office Software PC Gaming See More...

like today right before i posted this thread, i inserted my new FEAR cd. this contact form The 'freeze' you are describing sounds like the drive having problems reading the disc. so the cd-rom does work. i turned it off with the power button and it was stuck on the packard bell logo again untill i pulled it out.

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yes I have the updated drivers.......i have uninstalled and reinstalled also but of no avail......however do u think that my smps is not providing enough power to the device......can that be Report • #22 Johnw October 16, 2011 at 20:41:38 No idea what key. also i have lost the little bracket that holds the cd-rom in the laptop with one screw, could this be an earth?

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The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down. it was working fine untill one day i put a dvd into it. its been a while since iv been in it. DVD drive are directly attached to motherboard via SATA or PATA cable as hard disc and floppy drive.

running: 3800 san diego 1.5 Gb ram Liteon DVD SOHW-1693S it's not a heat issue. Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). Check This Out Just last week I picked up a shiny 240GB SSD (on SATA) for 80 bucks.

i upgraded the firmware on the Lite-On - that didn't help at all. #9 robphelan, Jan 13, 2006 Matthias99 Diamond Member Joined: Oct 7, 2003 Messages: 8,808 Likes Received: 0 Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details. Proffitt Forum moderator / January 5, 2016 8:02 AM PST In reply to: Earlier it worked nicely When we change the motherboard the drivers and OS may or may not work. however, I still often get freezes when inserting a disk.

have you updated drivers? #6 Dragoon42, Jan 11, 2006 l Xes l Banned Joined: Feb 3, 2005 Messages: 3,459 Likes Received: 0 easiest way to figure/fix this is to reinstall as i stated before, iv tried a dell cd-rom and i still have the same problem. May be hard to see, but try examining the condition of the laptop's internal CD-Rom connections, and also the connection from there to the motherboard (ribbon?). Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Driver Issue?

Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads More... and i already changed the boot order to cd because i was going to instal windows 8 pre-beta but still it wouldn't get past the packard bell logo. i know a fair bit about computers,hardware and software bit this one has me confused, iv asked anther technician and he has no clue.. most of the time..

can some one please help? Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed. robphelan Diamond Member Joined: Aug 28, 2003 Messages: 4,047 Likes Received: 1 this almost always happens if i insert a disk then open windows explorer - seems like there is a however, I still often get freezes when inserting a disk.

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