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There is no entry for UpperFilters, but there is one for LowerFilters. I have cats and hard wood floors, so things get dusty here so I dust my PCs & home entertainment system about once a month, including cleaning lenses in disc reading CD and DVD use a different wavelength Laser to read/burn the disc's so it's very unlikely that both types of Disc are unreadable.Anyway regardless recorded disc's require a more intense Laser Helpful +4 Report bsgbest Jan 24, 2010 at 11:40 AM I just experienced the same problem with the optiarch DVD RW AD-7640S (installed on my Gateway UC7807U). http://ezsolutionsoftware.com/dvd-drive/cd-drive-not-reading-disc-windows-7.html

My take: DVD drive (hardware) is rarely a problem. "It's the software, stupid!" It took 4 full productive days of my life to work-around this problem. Use emelFM to browse the files on the DVD drive. I have tryed cd-r disk, music disk, and games that previously worked. I 15:52:15 Writing Session 1 of 1... (1 Track, LBA: 0 - 413167) I 15:52:15 Writing Track 1 of 1... (MODE1/2048, LBA: 0 - 413167) I 15:55:47 Synchronising Cache...

Cd Drive Not Reading Disc

Never, never, never install InCD. It seems as though something changed when I installed the first replacement. Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. I deleted the high and low filters and still can't get Sims to work.

United States Copyright © Apple Inc. Thankfully, it is a dead simple fix. I downloaded Malwarebytes and ran a scan... Cd Drive Wont Read Discs Windows 7 Someone should take Microsoft to court for this, as this has probably cost MILLIONS to all the users trying to solve this by replacing their burner, media & even PCs.

reinstall the dvd player in device managerm--> fixed Helpful +8 Report Anon Apr 2, 2009 at 11:21 PM I have the same problem as micro01. Can you explain it to me again, please? W 15:57:34 Waiting for device to become ready... If so, is there a way to detect errors in the data and correct them?

Your computer details say windoze 2000. Dvd Drive Fixer 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 Perhaps it's burned results have errors, which are outside of the "error tolerance" when the drive is used to try and re-read the discs it has burned. As far as I can tell, nothing has changed with regard to the computer.

Dvd Drive Wont Read Discs Windows 10

I assume CD's are also burned by creating opaque areas rather than "gouging" out "pits," so why would the burner be able to read those opaque areas but not the ones I cleaned it with cotton swabs on the base below the lens and around the casing and the amount of dust collected was huge.The dust stops the lens from moving freely Cd Drive Not Reading Disc View all 9 comments Report dj5- Dec 12, 2009 at 09:18 AM The link to the microsoft fix is http://support.microsoft.com/kb/314060 Report lilzenny- Apr 7, 2010 at 12:35 AM THANK YOU SOOOOOOO Dvd Drive Wont Read Discs Windows 7 Anyway, you push the "write files/folders to disc" button, click on the "show disc layout editor" to get a multi-pane source/target destination, and proceed.

run the program and it will fix your drivers or recover your drivers. http://ezsolutionsoftware.com/dvd-drive/dvd-drive-test.html Helpful +19 Report eyeslikeice Jan 17, 2010 at 09:34 PM I've been reading through pages and installing a codec checker and all sorts of crap tonight... Report Adam- Oct 18, 2012 at 08:10 AM Worked on Windows 7 too, thanks mate! Report Dan- Mar 1, 2009 at 08:33 PM Jason thank you very much. Cd Drive Not Working Windows 7

Quote: Originally Posted by dsperber Based on your story that you can still read discs in this same drive if they were burned a while ago, but can't read discs burned I checked in Disk Management, and the drive was there, but again no disk in the drive.So I rebooted, POST found the drive, BIOS said the drive is peachy, and Windows On to another thing about the ID is that, firmware updates for DVD and blu-ray writers include optimized recording data about specific blank media. have a peek here The model of the DVD burner is a LiteOn iHAS524-T98 B.

Quote 9th Aug 201421:04 #13 [email protected] View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Member Join DateMay 2006 LocationUnited States Regarding the history of these burners, the first replacement was not Computer Doesn't Recognize Cd Drive Windows 10 I 15:52:15 Writing Session 1 of 1... (1 Track, LBA: 0 - 413167) I 15:52:15 Writing Track 1 of 1... (MODE1/2048, LBA: 0 - 413167) I 15:55:47 Synchronising Cache... We tried this and it worked beautifully!!!

Report zim- Dec 12, 2012 at 05:54 PM Awesome!

If your vista version does not have the gpedit function, do the following. ARRG! So I need to keep this simple and take things one step at a time. Dvd Drive Doesn't Recognize Disk Helpful +98 Report Lioness Sep 18, 2008 at 09:23 AM Ok for the unrecognized CD in the drive for the writing process perform the following.

Type gpedit.msc 3. I found one thread on here where someone had the same issue, and there were links to two "Fixes" ...one of them worked for the CD I inserted during the process..it Here is a link to the site: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/314060. Check This Out I have an HP touchsmart with Windows 7 which after installing 7 I cannot burn or even play a DVD in drive.

I decided to do another one today, burned normally and popped it into my dvd player on my tv and it read disk error. I can finally use my CD/DVD/RW player! I should think that running a Live CD would allow you to read discs on the drive.