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Tried All I Know This Is My Last Resort

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#1 jca716


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Posted 07 February 2008 - 06:20 PM

My Cd-RW drive is reconized by the system but it will not read or write cd's at all...i am so confused by this..i ask anyone to help me with this..i have a new PC only 9 months old...any information i can give to help solve this problem please let me know and where to gather it and i will get it for you..I have posted this in another forum as well that has supplied me with all my answers to other tough questions but this one has either baffeled or just not intrested someone in helping me with this...any help will be greatly appreciated..thin kit could be some kind of software conflict ,but to be honest i relly couldnt tell you if it was that either..im such a noob at this ...CH@NC3

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#2 hamluis



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Posted 07 February 2008 - 07:42 PM

Try cleaning the laser?

Move it to another connection and try it?

Make sure that the connections are proper? On some drives, you can invert the IDE cable.


#3 garmanma


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Posted 07 February 2008 - 08:36 PM

If it wasn't recognized, I'd say delete the upper and lower filters. Try Louis's advice. They do go bad sooner or later. They're inexpensive, nowadays
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