I know you know this is VERY FRUSTRATING!!! Reply With Quote 05-29-201308:33 AM #2 PlaneName View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message ROG Guru: Orange Belt Array Join Date Mar 2012 Location Brisbane Reputation 21 Posts 250 Ah I Reinstalling Windows would be something to consider ONLY after it had been conclusively determined that the problem was software. Does anyone know of a solution?
Cd Drive Not Reading Disc
In Windows, search for and open Device Manager. After a week of doing "things", I found that link here and, after a 5 min download and scan, it works like a charm. Simply removing the filters never really helped. I went on vacation for 3 weeks and while there I bought the game Command and Conquer 3.
It is probable your software got messed during an MS update or other software installation. ALSO you might want to try booting from a Linux CD (e.g see here to burn a Gparted CD) to test your CD/DVD. I manually created at least 3 points, all were not kept by Vista. Computer Doesn't Recognize Cd Drive Windows 10 Use Clearing the upper and lower registry filters to remove associated control filters from the registry.
In our keyboard example, note that a simple change to upper filters can affect how security is applied in the device driver. Performance & Maintenance Win 10 Failure to recognise 2nd hard drive in Desktop PCOriginally Windows 7 Home Premium 2 hard drives on a desktop PC Upgraded it on desktop PC using Then press enter again. I had the same problem and your site helped me out a lot, however none of your solutions worked for me.
BTW, the ones for CDROM are the same as the ones for DVD. Cd Drive Wont Read Discs Windows 7 Type the following into the Value Data field: PxHelp20 Click OK. Press enter. Click the Hardware tab and click the Device Manager button.
Once you have checked if the CD/DVD drive appears in the BIOS, check the drive name in Device Manager. Username: Password: Cancel Forgot Username / Password? so I didnt really want to go straight to regedit because it has been rare that I have to mess with things like that and I dont want to mess it http://mffonline.com/cd-drive/cd-burner-no-longer-opens.php went to try a disk...still nothing?
Click Hardware and Sound, and then select AutoPlay. Dvd Drive Doesn't Recognize Disk FIGURES. If you have a notebook computer, remove all batteries from their compartments, wait 10 seconds, then reinsert the battery (or batteries).
Will try DVDInfoPro.
I am trying to install Photoshop and I tried your troubleshooting method and it keeps going back to custom even after I change it to Microsoft Window as a default. Figure : Configure a device If you are prompted for an Administrator password or confirmation, type the password or provide confirmation. When done, use the CD or DVD drive again to see if it can read discs. Dvd Drive Fixer Haven't even used the computer since it last worked; which was when I last posted.
No more delayed starts and every disc I insert reads and plays. Please try the request again. Press Escape and it will ask you how you wish to quit, choose save and exit. useful reference Whenever I opened up my computer it said that there was no disc in the tray.
i have had a bad batch and had to replace them before...