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My dvd drive can't not detect any cd or cd-roms only dvds


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Wolfvering

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Hi thanks for your time i have problems with dvd drive a week ago i was playing a dics and Windows player and freeze and I close the Program, and from that disc my dvd drive can't not read, Write or detetc any cd i make copys of my movies and it works great.. the Problem is only the Cds music or games on cds because i have the Game battle for Middle Earth on dvd and it works and the starcraft on cd does not Play..
I try to Reinstall the drives and no luck then the Sistem restore to a week before the problem and no Luck
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Facedown98

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Hi. Have you tried updating the drivers for the drive model by going to the drive manufacturer's website?
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yes I try that and didn't work and the Firmware too :whistling:
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hhhhmm... Have you made any changes to the system recently? Also, while it's a "rare case scenario", there might be a little worm on your computer... Do you have protection? Would you mind considering posting your HijackThis logfile in our malware section for analyzation?
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I am having the same problem! DVD's work fine, but cd's just wont run. If I get lucky sometimes a cd will work but its like only 5% of the time a cd will work. PLZ HELP!
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comon reponse!
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I am having the same problem! DVD's work fine, but cd's just wont run. If I get lucky sometimes a cd will work but its like only 5% of the time a cd will work. PLZ HELP!

have you check the conections they some times get loose
it sound like a bad conection
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yes i check the Conections but Still no Respond to a Cd
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Ok wolfvering go start,PC help and tools, Pc doctor,click storage, Then run a test on
DVD-ROM DRIVE and DVD-RW DRIVE
follow the instructions
I hope this work for you if not please let us know
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yes i try that.. but when I insert the cd of music or data it can't not detec the disc. and keep asking to insert the disc only the dvds are working :whistling:
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Ok when you try it what the test show?
that every thing is working!
A ? did you istall this dvd player
or it came with the computer?
do you have a CDR that came with it?

Other wise we may have to download the drivers from the internet
Please let me Know what kind of CP,DVD prayer,you have, so I can help you to get the
right drivres

Edited by elmundo, 17 September 2006 - 12:59 AM.

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Wolfvering

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Yes the test show that Everthing is Working and yes i install the dvd drive and the Pc came with the dvd drive but it stop Working i was used it A lot and I buy this new Dvd drive and it was Working great inti'l
that music Cd that I mention above..
and my Pc is a Hp Media Center M376n Intel Pent. 4 2.6ghz and the drive is Hp dvdwriter 740b
:whistling:
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Ok if the test came good then your drive is not the problem.
folow the steps on this link
click here
http://www.geekstogo..._Log-t2852.html

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