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IDE controller enabled? Preview post Submit post Cancel post You are reporting the following post: computer freezes whenever i insert a dvd or cd in my dvd wri This post has been flagged and When the device has uninstalled click on the 'Scan for Hardware Changes' icon ( usually just below Help on the toolbar ). Along the same lines, are there any recently installed programs that may have been installed around the time you first noticed the problem?

You are not trying to install anything from a CD so "XP Advisor" wouldn't be designed & made to give such a warning. "Grr this problem is really getting to me Off-Topic Tags How-tos Drivers Ask a Question Computing.NetForumsDriversGeneral my computer freezes when I insert a blank dvd. solved how to get my dvd/cd to show up in my computer with uefi solved I cannot find my dvd/cd ROM on my computer solved All my programs are not responding, What did you do to eject the DVD? https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/computer-freezes-whenever-i-insert-a-dvd-or-cd-in-my-dvd-wri-383641/

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The other times its a failed drive. All submitted content is subject to our Terms of Use. Check the drive again.If it still isn't working, run the automated fixit from Microsoft on the link below again.Windows 7Next, from the Start Menu, open the Control Panel and click on What you said above makes it sound like it was about to work if you had a player installed and you specified it to run the file. "but it does in

Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details. If set for CS, then it needs the 80 wire cable. Thanks so much in Advance!!! there is nothing like cable selector Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - 40 pin cable vs 80 pin cable by James Denison / January 11, 2016 7:31 PM PST

It will read a full dvd and install from it. All rights reserved. Click the [Settings] button in the [Startup and Recovery] section. https://www.eightforums.com/general-support/20991-pc-sometimes-freezes-when-inserting-dvd.html blues_harp28 replied Feb 7, 2017 at 4:23 AM 1123 etaf replied Feb 7, 2017 at 3:38 AM New Windows 10 Machine - McAfee...

Report • #1 pip22 January 12, 2012 at 04:34:13 Try a different brand of blank DVD discs. Ive tried unistalling the drive and updating its drivers but it made no difference. Flag Permalink This was helpful (1) Collapse - pata by roysumit1 / January 10, 2016 9:53 AM PST In reply to: SATA or PATA? Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Have you tried deleting CD/DVD from Device Mgr & rebooting?

Computer Freezes When Dvd Is Inserted

Jo Anna :) Joey11y09-01-2005, 08:37 PMI can't find Diagnostic Mode. Just last week I picked up a shiny 240GB SSD (on SATA) for 80 bucks. Cd Drive Freezes Computer Windows 7 I may miss a detail here and if that upsets you I apologise.So after all this, it's a bit of a mystery but mixing PATA and SATA has so many prior Joey11y Joey11y09-01-2005, 01:22 AMHello!

Click here to join today! http://magicnewspaper.com/computer-freezes/please-help-computer-freezes-and-istbar-f-b-found-on-computer.html Proffitt Forum moderator / January 4, 2016 10:23 AM PST In reply to: PC freeze when disc ( CD / DVD) inserted The most common things I find are addons like By using this site, you accept the Terms of Use and Rules of Participation Drivers ALL How-tos Win 10 Win 8 Win 7 Win XP Win Vista Win 95/98 Win b.

In Device Manager, it lists it as "hp DVDRAM GT31L SATA CdRom Device".Upon closing the tray, My Computer freezes, not responds, and explorer ends up crashing. Jo A Sylvander09-03-2005, 06:15 AM"I put it in Diagnostic Mode and went to check the hardware it gave me a screen with no hardware to check" Device Manager screen was blank? The only problem is no matter what the computer restarts when I insert a DVD even during startup. That's not good either as most are so old and failing.I kid you not.

Make sure that you have a stable, reliable power supply to your computer." Sylvander09-07-2005, 07:01 AMQUOTE "Startup and Recovery Options: By default, XP is configured that when a system failure is by R. I did this after I inserted my DVD in normal mode and had it reset a couple of times.

Thanks Joey11y :D Sylvander09-08-2005, 05:41 PMWhat it does is to check that the Windows installation is just as it aught to be.

Will keep you posted. When I reached safe mode I checked Device manager and the IDE and DVD drives as well as the CD ROM drives all showed that the system was working correctly. I move important data like "My Documents, emails, address book, IE favourites to a small [D:] partition [ideally on a 2nd physical HDD (any old, small, spare will do)]. And therefore correctly detected and configured?

I cant find any with a white x in a red circle, a few with warning triangles though. Also if an ATA controller is listed, right click and uninstall this, again not deleting drivers if asked. Unfortunately the page looks rather frightening. http://magicnewspaper.com/computer-freezes/computer-freezes-during-gaming-manually-turn-off-computer.html This gives me the ability to move both forward AND BACKWARD in time, software-wise.

In other words, if the drive physically can not correctly determine that the cd is blank (usually because of a problem with the function or alignment of the lens) then Windows Especially C: which I keep as small as possible, by holding only the "Windows" & "Program Files" folders. When I eject the DVD, my laptop restarts itself and the process starts all over again. Sylvander09-08-2005, 05:01 AMGotta run a "repair" re-installation of the Operating System. :) Don't re-format this time around.

The one time he did access it, it said machine check exception before the computer restarted from the DVD.