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System power supply might not be connected to drive. Maybe it's a glitch that happen some times when installing any software. DVD drive and cd drive is not detected even in the device manager. Kindly try uninstalling and re-installing the drivers for your cd/dvd drive.

Showing results for  Search instead for  Do you mean  Go to... I tried with the run command, doesnt work. If one drive is capable of reading the disc correctly, chances are that the problem was not in the mastering. I am running windows Vista. http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/help-my-cd-rw-does-not-detect-after-i-installed-a-new-sony-dvd-rw.76835/

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Then, restart the computer to install the default CD/DVD driver automatically from the operating system. Go to Solution Report Inappropriate Content cd dvd drive not workin… View All (1) Reply 0 Kudos TonyM Expert Posts: 1,228 Registered: ‎11-14-2012 Message 2 of 134 (129,668 Views) Re: My What does Nero InfoTool say about the disc on the "Disc" tab? DVD an CD are on two different wave links so it is possible that it would read one and not the other.

any help is appreciated Thanks, George Helpful +6 Report leed321 Dec 26, 2009 at 06:52 AM hi Try this - Control Panel - Device Manager - CD/DVD - double click the Report J- Dec 10, 2008 at 11:15 PM If you press edit -> new-> DWORD (32 bit value), once you are in the registry editor, it will allow you to create Data cable is not connected at all or not connected properly. Cd Drive Not Working Windows 8 Hope this helps ~Tim If my post answers your question, please mark it as "Accept as Solution" Report Inappropriate Content Reply 0 Kudos cutie_pie Enthusiast Posts: 4 Registered: ‎02-15-2014 Message 9

That link totally fixed the problem. Dvd Drive Not Reading Discs Windows 10 Report Venkat- Sep 16, 2009 at 04:46 PM Jason, I had a problem with my drive for about a year. Sign up now. after the restart the drive is still not back.

It still plays Oblivion (dvd) after repeated attempts, but refuses to play others. Dvd Not Detected On the Edit menu, click Delete. HOPE THIS HELPS hi, thanks for posting this solution. Many other drives are also supported on this site.2.

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Try changing the BIOS settings for the IDE Channels from AUTO to CD-ROM. http://www.tomshardware.com/answers/id-1800664/dvd-drive-reading-discs.html The uninstall/re-install fixed my problem. Dvd Drive Not Reading Discs Windows 7 Sorry I couldn't be of more help, I'm a complete idiot when it comes to hardware, I can use software pretty good but hardware is foreign to me LOL I wish Cd Drive Not Working Windows 7 I usually click on the 'Create a Data DVD' option and go ahead.

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Report Inappropriate Content Reply 0 Kudos TimSu Expert Posts: 480 Registered: ‎10-10-2013 Message 6 of 134 (123,485 Views) Re: My sony vaio laptop does not recognize the cd/dvd drive. For years it just laid in a corned inside a box, in a good condition. And the Nero Info Tool is showing the following message under 'Disc' tab. Drivers Verify you have the latest drivers installed for the CD-R or recordable drive.

It is kinda getting on my nerves, since I have a lot of data I need to back-up.Thank you in advance. Dvd Drive Not Reading Windows 8 With hundreds of movies. It has now started to blurp out the following error, when I try to burn:I presume TOC stands for Table of Contents.

Troubleshooting CD-R and CD-RW Drives and Media 686 I can't read recordable (CD-R) media in the target drive.

Can't Prepare ATA/IDE Hard Drive After Installation 680 I can't copy files to an ATA/IDE hard drive. Still the problem persists. It is recommended that you do not create CDs off of a compressed hard drive. Cd Drive Not Opening It was working find until a few days ago I think it was a windows update that messed it up but now it burns media but it won't play burned dvds

However, you can first try to clean the CD-R drive using a CD cleaning disc. If there is an Error Code or a yellow triangle with a ! I see that for people using vista they already have an answer. marequiJan 3, 2009, 1:22 AM Thank you!

The indicator light comes on and flashes 5 times, meanwhile the spinning just halts. When you are prompted to confirm the deletion, click Yes.6. I went to th registery and the filters are not present. If you do not see the UpperFilters registry entry, you still might have to remove the LowerFilters registry entry.

Name the new value as NoCDBurning, and assign the value data to 1. 3. ScottW, I read that article which is telling about the in-built burning feature of Windows. Report henry- Oct 24, 2012 at 06:01 AM Thanh you very much................. All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices Articles & News Forum Graphics & Displays CPU Components Motherboards Games Storage Overclocking Tutorials All categories Chart For IT Pros Get

However, it's not working for me. I have just installed Nero 8 (full version) and wrote one Data DVD (Sony). Expand and right click on the CD/DVD drive category in the Device Manager, and select the uninstall option. It was very slow and then in the end I guess it didn't finalize correctly because the cd does not play.

set channels optical drives on to mode 1. it shows as DVD RW in explorer, its name is correct in device manager, but under properties page of device manager it appears as CD-ROM device in destription(name still correct but Any he Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report Inappropriate Content ‎12-12-2013 01:12 PM edited {1} @poppyskyestudio! Only 6-wire 1394a ports can power a 1394 drive; 4-wire ports do not provide power.

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