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It's good for the economy you know." Is that what everyone else did? Transfer mode is DMA on both the primary and secondary channels I managed to get Dell Hardware Support to talk to me even though I am out of warranty. One thing to check, if you are comfortable working in the registry:1.Click Start2.Type regedit, and then click OK. On the Diagnostics page that pops up, there are different sections for different issues. https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_vista-hardware/dvdcd-does-not-recognize-disk/815edc98-88ac-4985-954f-0f8c5414ac7c

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Jun 2, 2009 #3 Route44 TechSpot Ambassador Posts: 11,966 +70 In addition to the two excellent suggestions, how old is your drive? solved Bluray drive not reading bluray discs CD/DVD Drive won\'t recognize new discs, but plays old ones... tis gonna run me around 100.00. Turn on the computer and immediately press the F10 key repeatedly until the BIOS Setup Utility screen appears.

I even did a clean install of windows 7 and tried 3 different dvd devices that were all working, no joy. This program checks your entire computer for issues. I now have the "FIX IT" icon on my desktop and will use it!! Cd/dvd Fix It Troubleshooter does it continue to work and for how long?

I also periodically check to see if there are any custom updates to choose from--currently only Windows Live something or other. Dvd Drive Not Showing In Windows 7 I tryed the windows dialog box repair wizard and it says it cannot perform because my drive may be malfunctioning or not detecting a disk. So many of you guys give this very useless information.

Also uninstall any other 3rd party media software >> Run the XP script to remove your upper/lower filters >> /* EDIT */ I added this step: Open device manager, rt click

Report kangaroo- Oct 21, 2008 at 10:16 AM Hi Did you get your problem sorted, because I have the same problem with vista Helpful +7 Report vintage72 Oct 25, 2008 at Cd Drive Not Working Windows 7 So simple it realy pisses me off how people including Microsoft wasted 3 solid days of my time with nothing but bullshit. To reset the BIOS on a desktop computer, use the arrow keys to navigate to the File tab, select Apply Defaults and Exit, press Enter, then press Enter again to confirm. Turn on the computer and wait for Windows to start.

Dvd Drive Not Showing In Windows 7

The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down. http://ccm.net/forum/affich-7925-cd-rom-dvd-drive-won-t-work note: If the CD/DVD writing software that you use was purchased separately, uninstall the software, restart, then use its installation discs to install the software, then restart again. Cd Drive Not Detected Windows 7 Your cache administrator is webmaster. Dvd Drive Not Detected In Windows 10 If updates are available for the CD/DVD drive or recording software, select the ones that apply.

This morning it would recognized the disc but not let me play it. read the full info here BUT if, in fact, you solved the problem by MANUALLY editing (not just removing) your filters it sounds very odd to me based on my understanding of Windows, filters and drivers. It takes less than a minute and is completely free! I even did a clean install of windows 7 and tried 3 different dvd devices that were all working, no joy. Cd Drive Not Reading Disc

CD drive only reading certain discs 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 Thus this one device installs a filter that can affect every other device in that same class. (For example, a webcam driver can affect your sound card because they both belong My daughters CD drive stopped working and she had to have it for school. website here In Device Manager, click Action, select Scan for hardware changes, then wait for Windows to find and install the CD/DVD drive.

Be careful not to slide skin along any interior metal edge of the computer. Dvd Drive Wont Read Discs Windows 10 No more delayed starts and every disc I insert reads and plays. re-installed drives 191919 times.

Use the following steps: Go to HP Customer Support (in English), click the Support tab, click Drivers & Downloads, then select your product category.

So simple it realy pisses me off how people including Microsoft wasted 3 solid days of my time with nothing but bullshit. On a desktop computer Press and hold the power button for 5 seconds to turn your computer completely off. Thank you! Cd Drive Not Detected Windows 8 For more information about testing for CD/DVD drive hardware failures, refer to one of the following HP support documents: Desktop PCs: Testing for Hardware Failures (Windows 10, 8) (in English) Notebook

Installing software that can burn discs, some music software, and some DVD authoring/decryption software can cause these types of problems. If the CD/DVD drive is listed as normal, with no special icons , Windows is detecting the drive but other software used to burn discs may not be detecting the drive. DVD an CD are on two different wave links so it is possible that it would read one and not the other. useful source Helpful +4 Report Gordyalex Jan 14, 2009 at 05:23 PM Hey all I've got vista home premium and in trying to run warhammer: mark of chaos.

Double-click IDE ATA/ATAPI controllers in Device Manager to see if there are any problems and troubleshoot them according to the error codes. Ask a Question See Latest Posts TechSpot Forums are dedicated to computer enthusiasts and power users. So simple it realy pisses me off how people including Microsoft wasted 3 solid days of my time with nothing but bullshit. I will give you the cure for this problem that will not waste your time.