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Brody t3

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Hey about one month ago my dvd drive stopped picking up/registering disc that are placed in. I was wondering whats wrong and are there any solutions other than get a new one? thanks.
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The most common reasons for this are: 1. out of date drivers and 2. Loose Wiring (external or internal), try these and write back Posted Image
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alright well ive done software runs on it and its not out of date so i guess i'll check loose wiring...
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New ones start at $18.99 (USD) with Free Shipping on Newegg.com:
http://www.newegg.co...ICE&PageSize=20

Edited by SpywareDr, 09 November 2010 - 04:37 AM.

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Wow Really! Posted Image, the cheapest DVD R/W drive I found was $40AUD, but that was from a retail vendor
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Wow Really!

Yes, really ... click the link: http://www.newegg.co...ICE&PageSize=20

In fact, today there are two (LG and Samsung) for $16.99 with free shipping.
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This is great Posted Image I found the same drive I bought for $40 for $17, Posted Image waste of money
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Been there, done that ... more than once. :D
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