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Users: Threads: Forums: Search: Go to advanced search page Smithers Registered User 03-Dec-2005 17:58 #1 hey all, i have a dell latitude, have a combo drive in it,, samsung sn-324f, now I tried a different disk, and yes it worked. We have many excellent tutorials here at the forums, just click on the link : SFC /SCANNOW Command - System File Checker I had the same exact problem with mine awhile This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. this content

The E: drive icon that represented the drive is no longer visible in "My Computer." I thought that it may need a new driver, but that was not the case. I hope to hear from you soon. Was there none there?This is for you too rwc1012. You must have a decoder card or decoder software to use DVD Player." The odd thing is, the DVD player was working up until a few weeks ago. Check This Out

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After this, the disk stays spinning and it won't come up in My Computer or a command prompt. Community Blog News TV & Home Cinema Android TV Other TVs Home Cinema, Projectors & Players The Lounge Room How Tos & FAQs - TVs & Home Cinema Cameras Photo Gallery Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account?

Join thousands of tech enthusiasts and participate. Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report Content Yes, that`s fine.First thing I would suspect is the video driver1.Right click My Click Yes when prompted to delete the registry value. 9. Cd Drive Wont Read Disc Join the community here, it only takes a minute.

You may also... Dvd Drive Wont Read Discs Windows 7 Main Sections Technology News Reviews Features Product Finder Downloads Drivers Community TechSpot Forums Today's Posts Ask a Question News & Comments Useful Resources Best of the Best Must Reads Trending Now Tech Support Guy is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. http://www.help2go.com/forum/computer-help/75700-problems-cdrw-dvd-combo-drive.html However, because there is nothing to lose, try going to the Device Manager and find the IDE ATA/ATAPI controller.

Then, it stops the disk for about 2 seconds and then spins it up. Dvd Drive Doesn't Recognize Disk Dismiss Notice TechSpot Forums Forums TechSpot Core Build a PC Today's Posts CDRW/DVD Comboproblems Bygaz182004 Jan 9, 2006 hey i got a samsung sm-308b combo cdrw/dvd player combo n i cant When I look at it in the device manager, it tells me this, "Windows cannot start this hardware device because its configuration information (in the registry) is incomplete or damaged. (Code more info CD and CD-writing is not affected.

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Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report Content Hello both of you Need some system specifications here please. http://www.sevenforums.com/installation-setup/316805-problem-dvd-cd-rw-drive-wont-read-any-disk.html Optical Drive is a TEAC CD-RW/DVD DW224SLR ATA drive. Dvd Drive Wont Read Discs Windows 10 Be sure to read the Note for Dell Owners at end. Dvd Drive Spins And Stops Regards I know everything about nothing, nothing about everything and precious little about the bit in between.

However the models don't match. http://mffonline.com/dvd-drive/cd-rom-reading-problems.php Reply With Quote 09-05-200405:08 PM #8 Daro Smith Guest Samsung CDRW/DVD SM-3088 Hi, Thanks again for your prompt response. Under Class, click {4D36E965-E325-11CE-BFC1-08002BE10318}. 5. Similar Threads - CDRW Drive Combo Saitek AV8R Joystick Drivers wont install pls help ;-; TurtleMilker, Jan 18, 2017 at 2:17 PM, in forum: Hardware Replies: 0 Views: 21 TurtleMilker Jan Dvd Drive Won't Read Windows 10

I was due for a fresh install anyway and it worked just fine after that. Join the community here. If you upgrade operating systems, the drivers should also be updated to reflect the new OS. have a peek at these guys If you have problems finding the driver or installing, please give us the model of the Samsung CDRW/DVD and we'll help you through the process.

Good luck Reply With Quote 09-05-200404:48 AM #6 Guest Hi, Thank you very much for your prompt advice. Dvd Drive Fixer Ask a question and give support. Thanks!

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Not sure if this would even help, if it was not the case, but try uninstalling the drivers in the device manager as someone else suggested. Jan 9, 2006 #2 gaz182004 TS Rookie Topic Starter thanks il try it. If this fails the drive may be damaged. Cd Drive Not Reading Disc Windows 7 Reset the Paging File to 1.5 times the amount of your RAM.

When I double-click the icon, the window is empty. Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report Content OMG - Just gone through the instructions you gave me for Event Viewer! Follow this article http://support.microsoft.com/kb/314060/EN-US/ 3. check my blog Both Initial and Maximum sizes the same.Give that a go and see what happens.What burning software do you both use?Elaine Reply 0 Kudos Report Content « Previous 1 2 3 Next

After this, the disk stays spinning and it won't come up in My Computer or a command prompt. Now if there was a "Yellow" error here it would have jumped out at you. Your feedback helps to improve this site. Click the Start button, click on start search box, type regedit in the box, and then click OK. 2.

Thanks! It's happened to me. Help! To do this, click Exit on the File menu. 10.

This seems to have solved my problem. Reply With Quote 09-05-200406:31 PM #10 galena1 Member Join Date Oct 2003 Location Devon -UK Posts 3,109 Points 429 128 of Ram for XP is not sufficient . Jan 9, 2006 #4 gaz182004 TS Rookie Topic Starter hey thanks for your help ive tried uninstalling the drive and rebootin but windows picks it up installs it and then it the Cd's that i use are fine they work in my CDRW and my DVDRW at max speed and work in this CDRW/DVD drive but only at 10x speed, well now

Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? thinkin about it it probs has just gone on me cuz it was workin a while ago but then i didnt alot of burning at once and it prob just knackard Then shutdown and follow installation procedure as if the drive was new. No, create an account now.

As you instructed, I removed my cdrw/dvd combo drive, booted up, then shut down, re-installed the drive and again booted up. Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? All rights reserved. DVD reading problems Unfortunately it seems that it is build on weak parts, or something else bad happens to the hardware as after some period of time for unspecified reason drive

When the plus sign is clicked, the node expands and the appropriate registry subkeys are displayed under the node. You should perform the methods suggested by other users which should resolve the issue. Switch off again, reinstall it and boot up again.