Thank you Helpful +13 Report Naveen Mar 31, 2010 06:03PM Hello Guys: Its Quite Informative Thread for me. If not will put drivers on to a USB stick and try from there.Unit OK on another machine with immediate access to it in Windows Explorer, as I would expect. They are as easy as pie to replace. At least nowadays you don't have to worry about slave and master! Source
A few times initially I was able to download a fix from Microsoft, but after working a few times it stopped working. Sign in to make your opinion count. They said MS says not so, but I was told it has affected some PCs. KenVahn 112,131 views 5:01 How to fix your CD/DVD drive (if your computer doesn't detect it) - Duration: 2:40. https://www.wiknix.com/solved-cd-dvd-drive-not-working-detected/
Hope I can undo the other silly stuff I tried first... Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details. To learn more and to read the lawsuit, click here. After trial and error to fix this issue I opened divice manager uninstalled the the device and then restarted the computer.
I am running windows Vista. Danny Do 431,937 views 4:51 How to make windows media player play DVD's - Duration: 3:41. I looked on the internet and found that I had to look in device manager to see the problem. Dvd Drive Not Showing Windows 10 Report Venkat- Sep 16, 2009 04:46PM Jason, I had a problem with my drive for about a year.
The drives are reasonably priced so I just need to find the time to take care of it. Samsung External Cd Drive Not Working Here is what it sounds like (not 100% guarantee on this):When you are burning stuff to optical disk, the software does not know whether you are going to put more stuff Sign in Transcript Statistics 157,879 views 171 Like this video? other Try the old boot to SAFE MODE and remove all CD/DVD drives in Device Manager.
Reboot or logoff/logon to apply. Dvd Drive Not Showing In Device Manager Check that too!6) See if you can burn data CDs using a few files.7) It could be hardware, but a bad burner will usually NOT burn anything.Note that you don't need Now everything works fine - with the new drive. Now the first thing to go is the burner.
Report trigel- Feb 13, 2009 05:38PM I have been told it is probably the higfh and low filters I need to fix....I can get there but do not know what to by Zorched / October 5, 2012 1:55 PM PDT In reply to: What's causing my CD/DVD burner to suddenly stop working? Samsung Laptop Dvd Drive Not Working Windows 10 Sign in to add this to Watch Later Add to Loading playlists... Samsung Laptop Dvd Drive Not Working Windows 8 CONTRIBUTE TO OUR LEGAL DEFENSE All unused funds will be donated to the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF).
by lostlyric / October 30, 2012 12:21 PM PDT In reply to: Good post... this contact form too bad..>.> my dvd's were kept way back since that feature was not working but thanks a lot. The41Wheat 131,141 views 4:30 DVD Drive Not Recognized or Reading CD/DVD - Duration: 5:24. Deleted the driver and re-booted, but it still insisted on using the windows driver, refusing to accept any other. Laptop Dvd Drive Not Working Windows 7
Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - Time to replace by drbruce2 / October 6, 2012 4:28 AM PDT In reply to: What's causing my CD/DVD burner to suddenly Back to top BC AdBot (Login to Remove) BleepingComputer.com Register to remove ads #2 hamluis hamluis Moderator Moderator 50,988 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Killeen, TX Local time:09:55 AM Posted 25 When I go to registry this is what I have: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\ÂPolicies. have a peek here I tried playing a music disk and it wouldn't start.
Thankfully, it is a dead simple fix. Dvd Drive Not Reading Discs SOMEBODY PLEASE HELP Report Xander- Apr 22, 2009 03:54PM I tried your solution...it didn't work...did it exactly to the letter created a new DWORD (32 bit) Named it NoCDBurning...assigned it a Report Gene- Sep 12, 2009 07:11PM nothing is working for me tried creating the the DWORD through regedit I have an HP Pavillion 9700 and it just quit on me.
Feb28 2,072 views 1:08 Repair Windows 10 using Automatic Repair - Duration: 6:54. Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community. Skip navigation UploadSign inSearch Loading... Samsung External Dvd Drive Not Working Report KRUZ- Apr 28, 2009 12:26AM YOUR SOLUTION WORKED PERFECTLY!!!
Report J- Dec 10, 2008 11:15PM If you press edit -> new-> DWORD (32 bit value), once you are in the registry editor, it will allow you to create a new Often times a good 'blowing out' of the inside of the drive - with a can of compressed air - will restore the drive to it's proper operation. The drive does, however, still play audio cds perfectly. http://johnfladung.net/drive-not/samsung-dvd-cd-drive-not-working.html Transcript The interactive transcript could not be loaded.
Dirt is a possibility. Reboot the computer at least twice and make sure that you don't see the drive listed in the device manager nor in explorer. guys if you have a similar problem give this a go. Disruptive posting: Flaming or offending other usersIllegal activities: Promote cracked software, or other illegal contentOffensive: Sexually explicit or offensive languageSpam: Advertisements or commercial links Submit report Cancel report Track this discussion
iTunes has been causing this problem from the beginning of time (Apple time I should say). Helpful +1 Report rv Oct 10, 2012 05:02PM This fix it solved my problem!!!! Press the Ctrl & F keys on the keyboard or select the Find/Search option and copy/paste the following line in the find field: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Current Version\Policies\Explorer 3. i had such a "duh" moment when i read this - i don't have a compressed air thing, so i just picked my laptop up and (dryly, not....
Any thoughts Thanks, Cole Report Sandy- Aug 9, 2009 05:05PM I was having the same problem with a CD-ROM I bought for a game and was about to return it (so Just to test I reinstalled pc tune up and to my surprise, the problem hasn't reappeared. It will definetly work. Close Yeah, keep it Undo Close This video is unavailable.
Yet telling me the driver failed to load.Looked round for a 5 year old to help, but could not find one Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - Then When I pressed the lens it was moving in to/fro motion, I moved it left/right couple of time rotated the bud to clean the lens.... Go to Start/Run or at the command line type 'Start Run' without the hypens. 2. by JCitizen / October 27, 2012 2:57 PM PDT In reply to: Time for a new drive?
How To Fix CD/DVD Drive Not Working or Detected Step 1: Search "Device Manager" and open it.