Report Inappropriate Content Reply 1 Kudo poppyskyestudio Rookie Posts: 2 Registered: 12-11-2013 Message 5 of 121 (117,417 Views) Re: My sony vaio laptop does not recognize the cd/dvd drive. Under System and Security, click Find and fix problems. Take a bow for a job well done and much appreciated! I have 64 bit. check over here
I use to just use Nero to go from an .avi to DVD without a problem. In the right pane (topic area), click LowerFilters. > Note An LowerFilters.bak registry entry may also appear. If this runs Ok ( it will be slow running from a CD ), this will help to rule out a problem with the drive itself.http://www.ubuntu.com/desktop/get-ubuntu/downloadLet me know.Regards,DP-K ---------------------------------------------------------------------------****Click the White Learn How to Post and More  Community News  Best of the Community Blog  Notebooks Notebook Operating System and Recovery  Notebook Boot and Lockup  Notebook Wireless and Networking  Notebook Audio  Notebook Video, http://www.tomsguide.com/forum/77667-35-laptop-drive-working
Additional information on bootable disks can be found on our boot disk page. It's not yours or anyones burners....just an update in vista which buggered the policies up Go to your run command and type (start.....Run.....) type gpedit.msc Go to User configuration/Administrative templates/Windows components/Windows Windows checks for problems.
guys if you have a similar problem give this a go. It is a DEll Inspiron 1545 which is between 2 to 3 years old. Report Gene- Sep 12, 2009 07:11PM nothing is working for me tried creating the the DWORD through regedit I have an HP Pavillion 9700 and it just quit on me. Laptop Cd Drive Not Opening Report lepagegi- Mar 16, 2010 08:40AM Check this http://support.microsoft.com/kb/314060/en-us Report LAINY› Guest Hero - Dec 30, 2009 12:11PM MY DVD PLAYER HAS STOPPED WORKING AND I FIXED IT BEFORE, BUT MY
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I am coming to the conclusion the cd reader on mine is bad. How To Clean Laptop Dvd Lens Windows should then detect the CD-ROM and reinstall it. I was really not looking forward to have to buy a replacement DVD drive as suggested by many on this forum. Even though you may want to open discs through File Explorer or other software means, use the following steps to make sure AutoPlay is enabled so that discs can be more
Let it sit for a couple of minutes then reinstall the battery and plug the power adapter back in and power up. Step 1: Start Registry Editor > Click Start, click Run, type regedit, and then click OK. Laptop Dvd Player Not Reading Disc Any thoughts Thanks, Cole Report Sandy- Aug 9, 2009 05:05PM I was having the same problem with a CD-ROM I bought for a game and was about to return it (so Laptop Dvd Drive Not Working Windows 7 TingaWinga5 1,655,600 views 9:41 Double Your Internet Speed for Free - Duration: 9:25.
Make sure the disc type is compatible with both the computer burning the disc and the computer playing the disc (CD-R, DVD+R, etc.). check my blog I can put a CD such as windows or Driver DVD but I cannot play anything that I burned or ripped. Is there anything else I can do to fix my problem? This can damage the optics inside the drive and make matters much worse. Laptop Dvd Drive Not Opening
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In Device Manager, you may also notice one of the following errors is listed in the Device status area under the Properties tab. I have run the trouble shooter program and it comes up a (code 39) error message. Advertisement paperladee Thread Starter Joined: Jul 24, 2003 Messages: 155 My Acer laptop has a factory installed CD/DVD RW installed and it recently has failed to recognize the CD drive. How To Fix Cd Dvd Drive On Laptop However, if the CD-ROM does not work, refer to the next and final possibility.
The DVD will auto align, and your troubles should be over. solvemyproblem 371,531 views 6:38 How To Clean A DVD Burner Laser (very cheap and easy) - Duration: 5:52. If not shut it down > remove the main battery and unplug the power. http://unmovie.net/laptop-dvd/laptop-dvd-not-working.html Thanks Jason , it worked like a charm.
if I put a disk in the light comes on but it will just won,t find the disk Report ben- Dec 8, 2009 02:44AM ok I dont get where the links Back to Top For any other issue with the CD, DVD or Blu-ray drive on your computer, refer to the Dell knowledgebase article Troubleshooting CD/DVD or Blu-Ray Drive Problems in Microsoft The drive does, however, still play audio cds perfectly. It is probably related to the software configuration in Windows.
It took about 2 hours of careful dismantling and reassembly with a whopping 5 seconds at the main event: cleaning the lense with alcohol and a cotton cloth. Back to Top Run the Hardware and Devices troubleshooter (Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1 and Windows 10) You can run the Windows Hardware and Devices troubleshooter which is built-in to Why is it working for everyone else and not me? any help is appreciated Thanks, George Helpful +6 Report leed321 Dec 26, 2009 06:52AM hi Try this - Control Panel - Device Manager - CD/DVD - double click the device -
What is my problem? Expand SYSTEM, and then expand CurrentControlSet. > 3. reinstall the dvd player in device managerm--> fixed Helpful +8 Report Anon Apr 2, 2009 11:21PM I have the same problem as micro01.