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Allright, I was working on a computer with a CDROM and HP CDRW, both were and have been working, the bios recognizes both of them. Good Luck, I have the same drive and I guess I'll try the reply about opening the unit up and snaping whatever in place. To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. Back to top #5 tbrewst tbrewst Digital Guru Digital Guru 13,294 posts Gender:Male Location:Taos,NM Posted 06 November 2006 - 07:19 AM Looks to me like the problem is you are trying http://magicnewspaper.com/drive-not/cdrw-made-original-cd-drive-dissapear.html

The only solution in that case is to replace the drive with a more recent model. Proffitt Forum moderator / June 20, 2013 1:22 AM PDT In reply to: I use CD-RW The RW media can push the limits of the other drive. If it is, select Allow and the drive should work. You may also need to select Start Recovery and OK to get to the Recovery Screen containing the Advanced Options button. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/236782-48-win98-burned-winxp-vista

Windows Xp Cd Drive Not Reading

Also, I can't as of yet replace the CD drive due to lack of finances. When done, use the CD or DVD drive again to see if it works. HP Customer Support Support Home Products Software and Drivers Forums Contact Support Search Select your Model Let HP find my products Identify now HP can identify most HP products and recommend Restart the computer.

Share Flag This conversation is currently closed to new comments. 6 total posts (Page 1 of 1)   + Follow this Discussion · | Thread display: Collapse - | Expand + If you want to KEEP the data, NEVER format the disc. From the moment I inserted a data CD, a window pops up with DirectCD window (or EC creator window) and started disk management activities.How Direct CD work with EC creator?To resolve Dvd Drive Not Reading Discs Windows 10 Find and remember the drive letter next to the CD or DVD drive that contains the disc.

PC Defrag & Scandisk hard drive Run Defrag and ScanDisk on the hard drive. Cd Drive Not Detected Windows Xp Both have a "trial" Version that lets you see if anything can be recovered before you have to pay.Let us know how it goes.LynnHi Lynn.I think my disk should still be I believe I have installed E C Creator V4.02c and DirectCD v3.01c from Adaptec in my old PC. As explained, DirectCD is Packet-Writing, and Packet-Writing is hazardous to your data. (I managed to learn the hard way.)New Versions of Easy Media Creator may or may not read DirectCD.

then detect new hardware , say you already installed it, find your disk drive, then it will say it was disabled... Cd Drive Not Working Windows 7 [email protected] Brian Mayfield Dec 01, 2003, 09:33pm EST Reply - Quote - Report Abuse Private Message - Add to Buddy List >>Re: CD Rom Drive not reading cdsOK I got Frustrated beyond belief, I attempted to read a manufacturer CD (WordPerfect Suite 8). thank you Write a Reply >> Continue Reading on Page: 1, 2, Next >> Topic Tools RSS Updates Atom RSS 2.0 RSS 1.0 RSS 0.9

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Can anyone please give me some pointers as to what I should try next. http://support.hp.com/us-en/document/c00365278 i got the same problem but i got the ANSWER listen its pretty easy actually juss no one found it b4 juss go to this site and download the fille called Windows Xp Cd Drive Not Reading Step 7: Recovery If the PC still cannot read the disc, recover the computer. Cd Drive Not Reading Disc Open the test again to confirm the error code.

If the CD or DVD drive is listed, continue using these steps to troubleshoot. http://magicnewspaper.com/drive-not/solved-cd-rw-dvd-in-compaq-presario-win98.html Bad CD media. Proffitt Forum moderator / June 19, 2013 3:39 AM PDT In reply to: CD's can't be read on Wndos 98 and 7 If these are made with drag to CD software Would appreciate any advice anyone has, =rez= Post #: 1 RE: Cannot read DVD-R under Windows 98 - 5/12/2003 4:00:38 AM rezsbc Posts: 2 Joined: 5/11/2003 From: IrelandStatus: offline Dvd Drive Fixer

Failure to perform all of the steps in the required order might cause serious loss of data on the hard drive. Anyway I have used this burner to make 2 data dvd discs full of mp3's. If using normal burning software you need to finalize each session but leave the unused space on the disk open for future sessions. http://magicnewspaper.com/drive-not/laptop-dvdrw-firmware-update-is-factory-made.html Kees Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Back to PC Applications forum 9 total posts Popular Forums icon Computer Help 51,912 discussions icon Computer Newbies 10,498 discussions icon Laptops 20,411 discussions

Do this more than once with different discs and note what happens. DVD recordable discs - If you have a recordable DVD that cannot be read make sure it is not a Generation 1 DVD drive and that it supports recordable DVD media. And because you don't need a burning program to read them, you can't have the wrong burning program either!

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Step 6: Use System Restore If the computer still cannot read the disc, use System Restore to go back to a time when the drive was recognized by Windows. Make sure that the disc can be played from a DVD or music player (but not your PC). Bad disc If after reading through the above recommendations, you still continue to have the same issue, it's possible that the disc is a bad disc. The Win98 computer can't seem to access the CD.

Roxio, the leader in Digital Media Software TechRepublic Search GO CXO Cloud Big Data Security Innovation More Software Data Centers Networking Startups Tech & Work All Topics Sections: Photos Videos All Edited by The Highlander, 05 November 2006 - 01:39 AM. I am at my whits end here Gary Alpern Apr 18, 2004, 02:39am EDT Reply - Quote - Report Abuse Private Message - Add to Buddy List >>Re: CD Rom http://magicnewspaper.com/drive-not/desktop-with-win98-loses-cd-dvd-drives.html Click the Uninstall or Remove button (in Windows XP this is the square button with a red X).

Country: United States Select a location Americas Europe, Middle East, Africa Asia Pacific and Oceania Select a language Confirm Back Z7_M0I02JG0KOT530A6KJKFRQ0816 hp-detect-load-my-device-portlet Actions ${title} Loading... Digital Guru 10,284 posts Gender:Male Posted 05 November 2006 - 01:33 AM Hi Folks, I recently purchase a new computer with a LG DVD drive. CD-Rs are created with a laser "cooking" a dye to form the pits and lands that are the physical eqivelant of the magnetic 0s and 1s. by ReginaldGillette · 6 years ago In reply to You may have to choose th ...

I took a screw driver and opened it up, I then Pushed in on the device that holds the Laser mechanism in place "Firmly" I heard something click then put it