Access to the drives might be blocked in remote terminal sessions. good luck all and if all else fails -- contact the maker of your computer and see if it is under warranty -- they will replace it for free is what You never said how old your drive is or how often you had ripped and or burned cds or dvd's. I have discovered that this is an all too common problem with windows 7. http://ezsolutionsoftware.com/dvd-drive/dvd-drive-wont-read-discs-windows-10.html
Report andy- May 3, 2010 at 09:09 AM worked for me thanks Helpful +7 Report vintage72 Oct 25, 2008 at 11:40 PM Okay, so my dvd drive will now recognize cd's A list of files and folders should display on the screen. Knowledgebase Articles KB1: Burning audio discs doesn't work KB2: Error after choosing a compilation type in CDBurnerXP KB11: Error reports with no fix possible KB12: You did not select a burning Figure : Command Prompt: diskpart Insert a disc that contains files into the drive that is having the problem.
Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Re: DVD does nor recognize music CD by alioffe / May 1, 2009 2:42 PM PDT In reply to: Help! Additional information See our CD-R and CD-RW definitions for further information and related links on these term. If all of the above did not help, check additional information.
Not a PoweISO issue. 2. The money he required was not acceptable for fixing what I thought should be repaired for free. After a few tests with Dell support the problem was determined to be the hardware. Windows 10 Won't Play Cd Click Next.
It is recommended that you do not create CDs off of a compressed hard drive. Dvd Drive Not Reading Discs Windows 7 Hopix View Public Profile Find More Posts by Hopix 03 Apr 2012 #4 Sardonicus Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit 2,015 posts Illinois No guarantees, but give this Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - gearaspiwdm may be the problem by abd4evr / May 15, 2009 1:17 PM PDT In reply to: DVD doesn't recognize music CDs anymore I looked into my registry, searching for upper filters and lower filters, and found gearaspiwdm- and googled that.
They're good drives, and they're inexpensive. Dvd Drive Not Reading Windows 8 Use the steps in this document to troubleshoot problems with CD and DVD drives reading discs. If your computer was upgraded to Window 10 or 8, there may not be a software application capable of playing DVD or Blu-ray movies installed on your computer. I noticed that my DVD Rom passed the test but it was reading as a CD Rom, not a DVD Rom.
ARRG! It will not recognize a blank/empty CD-R. Computer Wont Read Disc Windows 10 I even did a clean install of windows 7 and tried 3 different dvd devices that were all working, no joy. Dvd Drive Wont Read Discs Windows 7 He wanted $99.
Step 6: Using the Hardware and Devices troubleshooter Windows10 and 8 includes a troubleshooter that checks hardware, such as CD or DVD drives, for problems. http://ezsolutionsoftware.com/dvd-drive/dvd-drive-not-showing-in-windows-7.html Click Start, click Run, type sysdm.cpl in the Open box, and then click OK. 2. Setup does not detect the .NET Framework installation correctly In this case you can manually add a registry-key, so that the setup knows (or at least thinks) that .NET is installed. Expand Universal Serial Bus controllers. 5. Dvd Drive Not Working Windows 7
User Access Control permissionIf you are prompted for an administrator password or for a confirmation, type the password, or click Allow.3.In the navigation pane, locate and then click the following registry Not a media issue. Your advice worked perfectly and I am someone that doesn't even understand computers. http://ezsolutionsoftware.com/dvd-drive/cd-drive-not-reading-disc-windows-7.html Ask !
I've had to take it back to the store for a replacement ASUS CM1740 because I've had the same problem on both machines! I am sure it will come back some day, next time it's just 1 day to restore the computer to factory state then re-install everything else. I need to replace the drive itself and of course my warranty expired 2 weeks ago. Media In Cd/dvd Drive Is Not Readable I did not think it would since Windows 7 is not detecting the onboard audio device.
Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - can't play cd's/dvd's by frankgw / May 1, 2009 1:35 PM PDT In reply to: Help! Get the answer Best answer coastie65Sep 14, 2013, 12:58 AM Ok. Do one of the following tasks depending on what is shown on the screen: If a list of filenames and folders is shown on the screen, the disc data is recognized navigate here Report Poetrycricket- Mar 22, 2010 at 07:01 PM You are our hero!
Make sure the disc burning session was closed after the disc was finished. CD/DVD Drive won\'t recognize new discs, but plays old ones... Trying to install Microsoft FSX (Deluxe) again because I just did a format. DVD drive doesn't recognize music CDs anymore PC Hardware forum About This ForumCNET's Forum on PC hardware is the best source for finding help, troubleshooting, and getting buying advice from a
A known problematic component is GearSec.exe. Download it from here. External hard disks are unaffected. If not, select it.
My System Specs OS Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit Hopix View Public Profile Find More Posts by Hopix 03 Apr 2012 #6 Hopix Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit It is probable your software got messed during an MS update or other software installation. If the message "device is not ready" is shown, or the screen fails to update after 30 seconds, the disc or the drive may be bad. I even checked to make sure all drivers were working properly.
You could uninstall it in the Device Manager, reboot and let XP reinstall it. Mine was called "DVD/CD-ROM drives." Double-click it to show it's contents and there should be another device under it.