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This has been happening with all my discs and Ive inserted them into other computers and they work fine. Then the computer transfers these pictures without a promlem and I am able to view the pictures now on the disc. Latest was PowerISO to burn some learning videos. Firstly, you will need to open up the tower. http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f149/solved-computer-cannot-detect-dvd-inserted-601175.html
run the program and it will fix your drivers or recover your drivers. Try burning the disc at 4x before playing it from other computers. Report aby- Apr 24, 2010 at 10:36 AM i also can play cd on my pc but it doesn't play dvd please help me out... Helpful +99 Report Lioness Sep 18, 2008 at 09:23 AM Ok for the unrecognized CD in the drive for the writing process perform the following.
Use the following steps to help determine if discs or the drive need further attention: Insert a software CD (like a game or business software) into the CD/DVD drive and note It played or opened up a disc I had for a free 1175 hours AOL disc. Right-click Start, select Shut down or sign out, then select Restart. Cd Drive Not Reading Disc Thanks for the help! 09-18-2011, 08:38 PM #4 JimE Team Manager - Networking Moderator - Hardware Join Date: Apr 2009 Location: St Louis, MO Posts: 18,776
If the computer still cannot burn discs after performing the other steps in this document, test the drive for hardware failure. If the CD/DVD drive is listed, make sure AutoPlay is enabled. Is there anyone out there who knows what this could be?? Once you have tested several types of discs, try using the failed discs in another drive in another computer to see if they can be read.
Right-click the drive name and select Uninstall. Dvd Drive Doesn't Recognize Disk Report kangaroo- Oct 21, 2008 at 10:16 AM Hi Did you get your problem sorted, because I have the same problem with vista Helpful +7 Report vintage72 Oct 25, 2008 at I tried with CDs, and previously burnt dvds that were fine. If you have a faulty optical drive, you will have to repair it or get a new piece.
HOW DO I SOLVE THE PROBLEM Report pumpydabuttfuka- Nov 28, 2009 at 11:19 AM listen to it and stop puting ion disks :P Report Alex- Apr 29, 2009 at 06:15 AM http://ccm.net/forum/affich-7925-cd-rom-dvd-drive-won-t-work This problem did NOT occur before I installed these MS updates (KB2729452) (K82760413) (K82737019)(K82729449) (K82719033) (KB890830) (K82687311) (KB2596660) (KB2596848) (K82687307)(K82727528) (K82761451)(K82761226) (K82687404) yesterday. Dvd Drive Wont Read Discs Windows 10 This feature is not available right now. Dvd Drive Fixer Restart system, it should be ok.
Report Adam- Oct 18, 2012 at 08:10 AM Worked on Windows 7 too, thanks mate! i wish that unistalling 3rd party burning software was the trick for me. It didnt even spin the disc. PC hang after like 15-20 mins later Windos Live Mail Error Poor printing by HP LaserJet 1020 Wireless connection issues across... » Site Navigation » Forum> User CP> FAQ> Support.Me> Steam Media In Cd/dvd Drive Is Not Readable
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I just researched that iTunes can also cause this problem try uninstalling iTunes if you have it. Cd Drive Not Working Windows 7 It kept saying insert blank disk. I did what he said, and my report is going to get done on time.
Do not use music CDs. Enjoy! 10 5/15/2010 (3:32 pm) by schirall schirall (1 Posts) http://support.microsoft.com/kb/314060 ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^ That link is great. It reads dvd's but not cd's!!! Cd Drive Wont Read Discs Windows 7 Your original CD/DVD drive should reappear on my computer and device manager.
On occasion, however, by playing arround with VLC or even Win Media Player, I can get it to find the disc and play it. Try more software CDs to get an idea for how the drive is functioning. You can change this preference below. SHOW ME NOW CNET © CBS Interactive Inc. / All Rights Reserved.
This is only done on Desktops I have not encountered this problem on my laptop. (so I wouldn't know how to go about it). Once your system is completely up (log in screen, desktop up) let go of the eject button. Under System and Security, click Find and fix problems. Helpful +8 Report HG Jul 17, 2008 at 02:52 AM Hi, I recently wanted to transfer holiday pictures from my laptop onto a blank disc, which I do by opening a