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HELP My Laptop Is Not Reading Game Disks?


Report man0man› Top - Jun 27, 2009 at 06:48 PM Do you have a fix for this problem, but for people running XP Home ? Helpful +40 Report Jason in Australia Nov 14, 2008 at 05:28 PM Try to turn off the vista's burning feature. I've tried all of the solutions that others have posted and my dvd drive still won't work. The address is ---> HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Class\{4D36E965-E325-11CE-BFC1-08002BE10318} Then go to the device manager and uninstall the cd/dvd drive if the showing the yellow exclamation mark with them.

Well are you going to give us the answer? I was so angry with my NEW laptop!!! View all 7 comments Report Denika- Apr 16, 2010 at 08:39 AM Thanks for the advice! Good discs to use are game or software discs that were purchased from a store.

Dvd Drive Not Reading Discs Windows 10

Also use USB Freeview TV Card Lenovo Docking Station External Speakers Other bits a pieces as needed Reply With Quote New 16 Jun 2010 #9 Bandie12 View Profile View Forum Please re-enable javascript to access full functionality. Join Now Help Remember Me?

It is a Samsung Writemaster Dvd/rw TSST Corp SH-W162C and I am running Winxp See more Sony vaio dvd drive not reading dvd Dvd not read beause scrtues what to do If the discs can be read in the other computer, continue using these steps to troubleshoot the drive. Report Sincere- Dec 12, 2008 at 02:36 PM I have a gatway M-series Laptop with Vista Home Premium, they want $59.99 because warranty expired last month to give me solution. Cd Drive Not Working Windows 8 Type list volume at the command prompt.

This was after I learned what the snipping tool is used for. Dvd Drive Not Reading Discs Windows 7 What the Tech → Hardware → General Hardware Javascript Disabled Detected You currently have javascript disabled. If the computer still cannot burn discs after performing the other steps in this document, test the drive for hardware failure. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build.

Report uzie- Nov 28, 2008 at 12:53 PM i have a problem with my dvd/cdrom it stopped working for some reason its doesnt play both dvd's and normall audio cd's,my laptop Dvd Drive Not Reading Windows 8 When finished, use the CD/DVD drive again to see if it can read discs. Z7_3054ICK0KGTE30AQO5O3KA3016 hp-feedback-input-portlet Actions ${title} Loading... To check that the drive is in Device Manager, follow these steps: In Windows, search for and open Device Manager.

  • Use discs from different manufacturers and recording labels.
  • Anybody else have any ideas?
  • Use the steps in this document to troubleshoot problems with CD and DVD drives reading discs.

Dvd Drive Not Reading Discs Windows 7

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IBM WebSphere Portal Home IBM Logo Sign Up Log In Welcome Getting Started Contact HP - Anonymous Contact HP Name the new value as NoCDBurning, and assign the value data to 1. Dvd Drive Not Reading Discs Windows 10 After trial and error to fix this issue I opened divice manager uninstalled the the device and then restarted the computer. Cd Drive Not Working Windows 7 So is it my hardware problem??

However, it's not working for me. Get More Info System Manufacturer/Model Number Lenovo Thinkpad T400 OS Vista Home Premium 32bit.SP2 CPU Intel Mobile Core 2 Duo P8700 @ 2.53GHz Motherboard LENOVO 64734VM Memory 2.00GB Single-Channel DDR3 @ 531MHz Graphics Card I use to just use Nero to go from an .avi to DVD without a problem. Yay! Dvd Player Not Reading Disc

Helpful +6 Report Sneciva Feb 5, 2009 at 07:34 PM What about people using windows XP; I have the same issue. Thank you, Kevin My System Specs System Manufacturer/Model Number Dell inspiron 1764 OS windows home Kevin54 View Public Profile Find More Posts by Kevin54 . 02 Feb 2012 #2 writhziden OS vista home premium 32bit Reply With Quote New 15 Jun 2010 #3 ilikefree View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Visit Homepage Senior Member Join Date : Jan 2010 OMG!!!

Make sure that you have tried burning and playing from three different brands of blank discs before troubleshooting the drive. Media In Cd/dvd Drive Is Not Readable Originally Posted by Bandie12 Originally Posted by ilikefree Originally Posted by niemiro To be honest, this problem is common in Vista, and cleaning the reader is not the answer. Why is it working for everyone else and not me?

In my case it was working for few CDs/ DVDs but not all Cds/ DVDs esp never for '-R' CDs/ DVDs At one point of time, I thought my CD/DVD rom

Normally the above will fix that issue if not work your way down through these even if you have done them before. SOMEBODY PLEASE HELP Report Xander- Apr 22, 2009 at 03:54 PM I tried your didn't work...did it exactly to the letter created a new DWORD (32 bit) Named it NoCDBurning...assigned Try E Bay ? « Odd laptop screen corruption | Weird mouse problem, please help! » Thread Tools Show Printable Version Download Thread Search this Thread Advanced Search Posting Rules Laptop Dvd Drive Not Opening HP Customer Support Z7_3054ICK0KGTE30AQO5O3KA30U7 hp-contact-secondary-navigation-portlet Actions ${title} Loading...

ARG... It took about 2 hours of careful dismantling and reassembly with a whopping 5 seconds at the main event: cleaning the lense with alcohol and a cotton cloth. Windows 7 Help Forums Windows 7 help and support Hardware & Devices » User Name Remember Me? this page though I had to create an Explorer file and then do the new NoCDBurning thing.

Step 4: Reading a disc from a command prompt If your computer cannot read discs, confirm that the drive can read discs from a command prompt. General Discussion Brand new computer - Disc read ErrorHi all, I have searched and found several threads relating to this but none seemed the same so bear with me if I'm If the drive can read many types of discs but cannot read discs that were burned on another computer, read the following: First, make sure the disc is able to play Any suggestions?

It starts to write discs but I don't think its working and they never finalize. note: Cannot play movies. Sign In Create Account Body Background skin color theme reset What the Tech Search Advanced Search section: Google This topic Forums Members Help Files Downloads Unreplied Topics View New Content I was really not looking forward to have to buy a replacement DVD drive as suggested by many on this forum.

THANK YOU!!! LOL... Figure : Configure a device If you are prompted for an Administrator password or confirmation, type the password or provide confirmation. Under System and Security, click Find and fix problems.

Do one of the following tasks depending on what is shown on the screen: If a list of filenames and folders is shown on the screen, the disc data is recognized My System Specs System Manufacturer/Model Number HP Pavilion e9110t OS Windows 7 Home Premium 64 Bit CPU Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Quad CPU Q9550 @ 2.83GHz Motherboard Pegatron IPIEL-LA3 Memory 6.00 GB Hundai 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 Back to top #3 say-no-2-trojans say-no-2-trojans Authentic Member Authentic Member 108 posts Posted 10 January 2012 - 01:22 PM All sorted now thanks - uninstalled and then rebooted worked a treat

yep I cleaned it and it didn't work. If you have anything sticky or gooey, like ciagrette smoke or the like, you can use a mixture of 50% rubbing alcohol and distilled water on the q-tip to help remove If a disc is scratched, try to clean or repair the disc. There are no subfolders in "Policies." I didn't even realize my DVD Driver was acting up until I tried to install Sims 2 Double Deluxe, which is a "DVD-ROM." I paid

The time now is 12:38. Glad it is now working. Anyone have any idea?