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Cd/dvd-rom Drive Problems


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#1 PopeSicola

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Posted 23 July 2007 - 05:05 PM

I noticed the problem first when My DISCover Drop and Play, a gaming platform, didn't start up at all.

after further inspection i noticed that I couldn't play CDs or DVDs either.

i updated all the drivers to no avail


if you could help, it would be greatly appreciated.


Computer: HP Pavilion Slimline s7320n PC

OS: Windows XP Home Media Center Edition

CD/DVD-ROM: Samsung SP2004C


Thanks in advance

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Posted 23 July 2007 - 06:44 PM

If the drive doesn't read anything (CDs or DVDs) than the drive might be shot. First try to use a lens cleaner (you can get one at your local Best Buy, Staples, etc) and try that. If there is no avail, then you'll need to look into a new drive.

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