Your problem might be some audio program has taken over the drive and is messing with it but for the low cost and history I've seen with LiteOn, I'd suggest buying Local time:04:08 PM Posted 05 January 2011 - 12:25 PM Look in the Device Manager under DVD/CD-ROM and click on the + in the box to the left to expand the It is advisable to have a backup of registry before attempting above steps: Registry - Backup and Restore Keep us posted with the results so we can advise you further. The default now for vendors is to sell SATA. his comment is here
HTH Apr 23, 2005 #8 Dr_Seuss TS Rookie Posts: 66 I had the same problem with mine not long ago and it ended up being the drivers. Even though it played music from those CDs a few weeks back. If I was in your situation, I'd like to try the drive on another computer, or try a different drive in your computer (optical drives are cheap, you can get some Is it set right (slave or master?) - have you run a cleaning disk lately?
Forum my acer laptop won't boot up it says media test failuren check cable. Report andy- May 3, 2010 at 09:09 AM worked for me thanks Helpful +7 Report this is terrible Oct 5, 2008 at 12:17 AM I am having the same problem as ByKoralie Apr 6, 2005 Hi. Report REL- May 6, 2010 at 02:49 AM That sounds like what happened to my computer; my dad's a tech and said the head had gotten stuck from impact, he was
Thanks Helpful +4 Report mj Feb 6, 2009 at 09:46 PM Hi the mane reason for this problem is a problem with some of your registry files and your sys system It may give you another maybe month before the dust settles on the lens once again. Go to the "Driver" tab and select "Update Driver..." from the buttons below. Cd Drive Not Reading Disc tytytyty Report Thanks- Apr 23, 2010 at 11:09 AM Listen to this guy.
The fact that you have no problems with data CDs suggests it's probably software. Dvd Drive Wont Read Discs Windows 7 The bottom drive is DVD ROM. so I didnt really want to go straight to regedit because it has been rare that I have to mess with things like that and I dont want to mess it I experienced this today on a Toshiba DVD-reader/CD-(re)writer.
Publish Related resources SolvedAsus laptop won't open Toshiba external hard drive Forum Laptop won't recognize USB drive. Dvd Drive Wont Read Discs Windows 8 My System Specs OS ME/XP/Vista/Win7 theog View Public Profile Find More Posts by theog 31 Dec 2013 #3 indianacarnie Windows 10 3,789 posts Kentucky/Florida U.S.A. Tons of apps. I looked into my registry, searching for upper filters and lower filters, and found gearaspiwdm- and googled that.
If this system doesn't boot from the disc then it would be DVD drive at fault and you would need a replacement. try this Click the Start button, click on start search box, type regedit in the box, and then click OK. 2. Dvd Drive Wont Read Discs Windows 10 ANOTHER GOOD SOLUTION You may access the system registry by running the Registry Editor. Dvd Drive Doesn't Recognize Disk After this, the disk stays spinning and it won't come up in My Computer or a command prompt.
If there is a problem with the drive itself, I can certainly replace it, but if it's software, I don't know where to begin. this content If you're running XP, it is probably not a software problemGo through the checklist - make sure the drive has a tight power connection. Wont load cd's or dvd's. I have used it very little, and possibly never since I installed the new graphics card so I went into my computer to see if there were any loose cables but Computer Doesn't Recognize Cd Drive Windows 10
First my computer would not read any blank cd's when I tryed to burn a home movie. Worst Drive I have ever had. It played an old Family Values Tour CD .It will play a commercially recorded CD. http://tcdownload.org/dvd-drive/dvd-drive.html Edited by undergrad, 12 January 2011 - 11:52 PM.
it turns out that it is a hardware issue. Cd Drive Not Working Windows 7 After I clicked on TSSTcorp CDRW/DVD TSL462C, under the device status, it says that : "This device is working properly. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - USB problems by Ron_dear / May 20, 2009 6:32 AM PDT In reply to: Why not just reinstall Windows?
keep shoving it in its slot....!!!!! A quick way to the Device Manager is to hold down the Windows key and press the Pause Break key, which will show the System Properties window. DVD drive doesn't recognize music CDs anymore I wouldn't bother trying to fix it even. http://tcdownload.org/dvd-drive/dvd-drive-won-t-recognize-cd-s.html Sep 2, 2010 6:26 PM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by november20, november20 Sep 2, 2010 6:34 PM in response to november20 Level 1 (0 points) Sep 2,
Click Yes when prompted to delete the registry value. 7. Then when I go to play it again it freezes up and can't read the dvd anymore and spits it out once again D: Aug 31, 2010 5:56 AM Helpful (0) 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 In the last few days I have realized that my dvd drive will open and windows says its working fine but no matter what I do it will not recognize that
I also uninstalled then reinstalled the drivers for the thing but still no success. Click Yes when prompted to delete the registry value. 9. It's random though, sometimes it will play them, others it just spins for ages and then ejects it. started small, getting worse.Model Identifier: MacBookPro3,1 Processor Name: Intel Core 2 Duo Processor Speed: 2.2 GHzSuperDrive:HL-DT-ST DVDRW GSA-S10N: Firmware Revision: AP09my friend's other MacBook Pro (earlier revision of the model i'm
Type in " sysdm.cpl " into the dialog box that it shows. Helpful +3 Report zero_689 Sep 29, 2008 at 07:46 PM hey well I had this prob about a week ago and I solved it by opening the device manager which could DVD drive doesn't recognize music CDs anymore I believe I had/have the same drive. Sounds like a Windows problem... --Submitted by fjord_foxhttp://forums.cnet.com/5208-7591_102-0.html?messageID=3036769&tag=forums06;posts#3036769 Most likely a software problem --Submitted by alswillinghttp://forums.cnet.com/5208-7591_102-0.html?messageID=3037082&tag=forums06;posts#3037082 DVD drive not recognize cds anymore --Submitted by w8vlnhttp://forums.cnet.com/5208-7591_102-0.html?messageID=3036125#3036125 Could be Sony rootkit? --Submitted by
Ad choices Follow Tom’s guide Subscribe to our newsletter Sign up add to twitter add to facebook ajouter un flux RSS ERROR The requested URL could not be retrieved The following I don't know why it won't read them now. I tried every trick I found on the internet, without success. Not happy about having to send the laptop to Apple 2nd time in 3 months (previously screen was replaced under warranty).
Any suggestions on how Forum Solvedhow do I recognize it in disk drive D? Cleaning the drive, or simply re-inserting the disc helped at first, but it continually got worse, until the Lite-On drive would only play brand new CD's.Currently it won't play new discs Using the site is easy and fun. More resources Tom's Hardware Around the World Tom's Hardware Around the World Denmark Norway Finland Russia France Turkey Germany UK Italy USA Subscribe to Tom's Hardware Search the site Ok About