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DVD/CDR not working


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John Cutler

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Hi,

My DVD/CDR is not working.

When I go to my computer it is there as a recognised drive but when I put a CD or DVD in it is not reading the disk. (I have tried a number of disks).

I even deleted the drivers and re-installed them.

I have changed by DVD/CDR it was working fine up until a couple of days ago.

Can someone please offer some advice.


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SRX660

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Generally if reinstalling drivers does not work the drive has failed and you need to replace it. Just because it works once in a while it has still failed. You can try a cleaning cd on the drive but that is usually only a temporary fix. DVD/CD combo drives are relatively cheap.

http://www.newegg.co...N82E16827106035

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