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plug the comp back in. Eureka, that did it. I have service pack 2 and have reinstalled all my drivers hardware from my discs but nothing is happening. HELP ME regain my honour. -Tom Logged hejlikHopeful Have a GREAT day!!Thanked: 7 Re: Bizarre problem « Reply #1 on: March 09, 2008, 05:35:05 AM » Something tells me it may learn this here now

To access the two specified keys, click on the following folders situated on the left hand side, in the specified order. Power down your system Once the system is down hold down the eject button on the drive and hit the power button to power back up. Click Start button 2. Cd-rw drive does not recognize dvd-r DVD-R Drive problem- thinks DVD-R is CD-R My dvdr 8x drive reads cd-r's but not dvd+r's? Read More Here

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Logged AegisExpert Thanked: 67 Experience: Experienced OS: Windows 7 Re: Bizarre problem « Reply #9 on: March 09, 2008, 03:29:32 PM » yes, tv, I think you answered your own question! I don't really know how Nero 8 could have made DVD video playback not work but if it happened right after it's a possibility. Double-click the device category, and then double-click your device. Report billyboy88- Apr 24, 2011 at 09:19 AM that does not help me at all but I am not trying to be mean:) Report lorna- Apr 26, 2011 at 05:01 PM

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Login failed because an error occurred." I was not able to login to my machine. Windows Media Player Cannot Play Dvd You Might Need To Adjust but...I was at j-b hifi with my girlfriend and her sisters when one of them said she wanted a dvd burner in their computer. Click “Playing and Burning CDs, DVDs, and Blu-ray Discs”. see it here Double click your DVD drive.

good luck all and if all else fails -- contact the maker of your computer and see if it is under warranty -- they will replace it for free is what Windows 7 Dvd Decoder Apple may provide or recommend responses as a possible solution based on the information provided; every potential issue may involve several factors not detailed in the conversations captured in an electronic I click open a window for E drive (which shows it as empty) so now I have both windows open next to each other. plug the comp back in.

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ok, last post I promise - apparently I am suddenly lacking an 'MPEG-2 decoder'. http://www.howtogeek.com/forum/topic/problems-with-windows-media-player This problem is not with the drive as this is the 3rd unit I've put in > and it has behaved the same way...there is some setting or function within > Problem With Digital Copy Protection Between Your Dvd Drive Decoder And Video Card kanak Report erick- Nov 24, 2009 at 10:41 AM did u ver find out what it was? Windows Media Player Cannot Play Dvd Video. You Might Need To Adjust Your Windows Display Settings Edit: I just tried some DVDs and they all play.

But, by chance I happened to put my Matrix Revolutions DVD in my laptop (to see if I could access the online content) and it came up with it's own player navigate to these guys 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. Anyone have any ideas? It kept saying insert blank disk. Windows Media Player Cannot Play This Dvd Because There Is A Problem With Digital Copy Protection

Again, many thanks. Problem is I'm unable to start up from the install DVD - when I try (rebooting with C pressed), I end up with a kernel panic. This discussion is locked            nhaukap Level 1 (10 points) Q: Please help! http://magicnewspaper.com/windows-media/cannot-play-dvd-copy-protection-problem-between-dvd-drive-decoder-and-video-card-i.html I'll search on your problem some more and I'll post back if I think of any ideas.

I never thought about a connection between the two before as I rarely play DVDs on my computer so it was a while after installing Nero 8 it happened. Windows Media Player Cannot Play This Dvd Because It Is Not Possible To Turn On Analog Copy Thanks,SeeU! If this solution doesn’t work then you have to uninstall your CD/DVD device driver and reinstall it.

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It takes less than a minute and is completely free! Tons of apps. Was there more than one drive in it? Windows Media Player Digital Copy Protection Error I was fine to play them all before I downloaded Nero.

Report Adam- Oct 18, 2012 at 08:10 AM Worked on Windows 7 too, thanks mate! From the error message that is more likely then the region code. Restart your computer to take effect Note: If you come across any problem after the operation, just enable the service to restore default. why not find out more is the heatsink free of dust?

May 16, 2008 12:05 PM in response to nhaukap Level 9 (56,120 points) May 16, 2008 12:05 PM in response to nhaukap reboot in safe mode by holding shift at the The directions for the repair are posted in this forum, sixth post from the top.you may ask yourself how you can run a repair if the CD drive does not work? To do that, simply go Start>Run and type "regedit" in the Run dialog box. Anyway I found out that apparently I > needed a 'DVD Decoder' on your system which you buy and install seperately > (for some reason mine hadn't come with one).> >

I'm running XP SP2 fully patched, loaded new machine, etc...any > > ideas would be welcomed.> > -- > > Thanks for your help.> > Case Related Resources My dvd drive Click the Driver tab, and then click Roll Back Driver. This process of holding the eject button while the system restores is re-calibrating the laser. I dont remember encountering this problem before the last time I successfully burned DVDs.I tried the same and hooked my external DVD RAM on another desktop and it was occuring the

Exit Registry editor and reboot your computer. clean upper and lower registry entrys. I know you know this is VERY FRUSTRATING!!! As I said, I personally would rather not install these updates from the website.

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