Yay! Please help. I also tried burning a cd and it didn't work. I had the same problem and I followed your advice and it worked. have a peek here
note: If you suspect that the drive may be bad after using these steps, test the drive to see if the hardware has failed. once clean and the transport is moved to the outer limit, place in a dvd and close the tray. The laptop (Song Vaio) belongs to my parents and is under a month old, so I don't think it is wear-and-tear. Mr Sony service centre tells me he is 99% certain the DVD laser is gone and the next step is to backup all my data and send it back for repair.
The CD/DVD drive does not appear If a window does not open when discs are inserted into the drive and the drive does not display in File Explorer, then the drive A useful companion to ABCDE. From past few days my DVD ROM is not reading DVDs, but it is detecting all CDs.
http://littlesvr.ca/isomaster || isomasterAUR K3b -- Feature-rich and easy to handle CD burning and ripping application based on KDElibs. Thank you Helpful +13 Report Naveen Mar 31, 2010 at 06:03 PM Hello Guys: Its Quite Informative Thread for me. Turn on the computer and immediately press the F10 key repeatedly until the BIOS Setup Utility screen appears. Dvd Drive Fixer If a CD/DVD drive name is listed in BIOS, the BIOS recognizes the device and the problem is most likely software-related.
Main Sections Technology News Reviews Features Product Finder Downloads Drivers Community TechSpot Forums Today's Posts Ask a Question News & Comments Useful Resources Best of the Best Must Reads Trending Now Dvd Drive Not Reading Discs Windows 10 Only now it will only read CD's not DVD's. I put a data or music cd in. my review here My question: is this a hardware problem or a software problem?
Plug in the removable USB storage device, and then test to make sure that the issue is resolved. Cd Drive Not Working Windows 8 Tech Reviews Tech News Tech How To Best Tech Reviews Tech Buying Advice Laptop Reviews PC Reviews Printer Reviews Smartphone Reviews Tablet Reviews Wearables Reviews Storage Reviews Antivirus Reviews Latest Deals Many thanks! I have tried everything posted and the d:' is still not accessible and the i/o device error.
Any thoughts Thanks, Cole Report Sandy- Aug 9, 2009 at 05:05 PM I was having the same problem with a CD-ROM I bought for a game and was about to return http://support.hp.com/us-en/document/c03370738 I have a customized VAIO CR running with Vista and a Pioneer DVD-RW DVR-K17 ATA Device, but it looks like people are having problems with other drivers and computers, so I'm Dvd Drive Not Reading Discs Windows 7 Primes with prime bit-counts What do the spear and watermelon jokes in "Airplane!" mean? Cd Drive Not Working Windows 7 If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post).
Report zim- Dec 12, 2012 at 05:54 PM Awesome! http://tcdownload.org/dvd-drive/dvd-drive-won-t-recognize-cd-s.html Windows Components, Windows explorer, 'Remove CD Burning feature' - no visible in right hand column so no result, although Windows Explorer does show the facility to burn DVD or CD discs TechSpot Account Sign up for free, it takes 30 seconds. In the Boot Order list, look for a CD/DVD drive entry. Media In Cd/dvd Drive Is Not Readable
When the window opens select Windows Components, Windows explorer, look for Remove CD Burning feature and see if it has enabled at the side, if it has click on Remove CD The following procedure is an example of how to correct a No burner is currently available message in CyberLink Power2Go. cdrtools is recommended: see FS#46114. http://tcdownload.org/dvd-drive/dvd-drive.html Minimum bits needed when representing a value in a set Should I ask my co-author before I upload an article (that he already told me is okay to publish) to arXiv?
It was the software! Dvd Drive Not Reading Windows 8 With the 4D36E965-E325-11CE-BFC1-08002BE10318 key still selected, right-click any blank area of the right side of the Registry Editor window (the window pane listing all the values within the key). So I think whatever is wrong is just bunk and Microsoft needs to be able to finally resolve this problem.
It is highly unlikely that this has been done intentionally. Device Manager:Click Start Menu Right click Computer Manage Device Manager from the list on the left Expand DVD/CD-Rom Drives Alternatively:Click Start Menu Control Panel Hardware and Sound Device Manager from under Installing software that can burn discs, some music software, and some DVD authoring/decryption software can cause these types of problems. Dvd Not Detected THANKS Report Cole- Jun 6, 2009 at 12:31 PM Hi Jason, I have a HP DV6757ca laptop and having an issue with my dvd burner.
Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Worst Virus Problem = Windows Update by WazmoNariz / May 18, 2009 5:45 AM PDT In reply to: DVD failing to play music I have just replaced my LiteOn drive with a Sony drive, as Hackerness suggested and all is perfect now. All drivers updated Apr 24, 2015 My DVD is not reading DVDs , but it reads CDs Sep 7, 2005 Sony Vaio DVD ROM stopped reading home made CDs and DVDs this contact form Available programs for burning to media are: cdrdao from cdrdao (CD only, TOC/CUE/BIN only) cdrecord from cdrtools cdrskin from libburn growisofs from dvd+rw-tools (DVD and BD only) xorriso and xorrecord from
Reply to Inmate 001 Oxygene1841Aug 8, 2016, 4:19 PM Inmate 001 said: does anyone have a solution like NicoleHillAuthor's but for windows 10? So am I able to disable the cd burning even without the "Explorer" subfolder? The BIOS in your computer manages all communication between the hardware components and the operating system. Disc tray autocloses If after ejecting a cd, either by using the eject command, or pushing the drive button, the drive disc tray autocloses before being able to remove the disc,
I have not changed anything. next time you boot your computer, the DVD reader will seek the correct centre ring on the DVD, and will then read it properly. CNET Reviews Best Products CNET 100 Appliances Audio Cameras Cars Desktops Drones Headphones Laptops Networking Phones Printers Smart Home Tablets TVs Virtual Reality Wearable Tech Web Hosting Forums News Apple Computers http://www.pixelbeat.org/programs/dvd-vr/ || dvd-vrAUR[broken link: archived in aur-mirror] dvdbackup -- Tool for pure data extraction which does not transcode.
It is a close sibling to MPlayer and can convert all the formats that MPlayer understands into a variety of compressed and uncompressed formats using different codecs. In case of poor read quality the blocks get written again or redirected to the Spare Area where the data get stored in replacement blocks. Do not pay extra for the DVD cleaner.Woody Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Probably a bad drive by hacker27 / May 1, 2009 12:27 PM PDT In reply I cleaned it with cotton swabs on the base below the lens and around the casing and the amount of dust collected was huge.The dust stops the lens from moving freely
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