Either you have upgraded your operating system to the new Windows 8.1 and you started experiencing issues with the CD/DVD drive or at some point in your usage of the operating system you started experiencing troubles with the DVDs you are trying to read. Whatever the issue was I was unable to get the drive working properly. I eventually replaced it and the new one seems to work fine. Is it a dual kayer reader/ burner? ie read CDs and DVDs, if so one laser may have failed? Suggest try reinstalling drivers from the manufacturers website, if you know the brand and model of the optical drive. or buy a cleaner disc, or it has just failed due to excessive use? CD - DVD ROM Drive not working properly - 5 replies.DVD-ROM Isnt Reading DVD Disks - 2 replies. DVD-RW drive not writing nor burning - 8 replies. A DVD drive will not be a CD drive. It can read a CD, but it is a DVD drive. I am displaying drives in my application. I want to display DVD drives separately from CD drives. Thats why I am asking if an optical drive is a DVD drive or only a CD drive. Ok I have an DVD/CD burning drive and i had a CD drive. My DVD/CD drive for some reason only reads only CDs? The setting say CD drive and i have the lastest updates also.please help. You are reporting the following post: CD / DVD Drive Not Reading CD-Rs. This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff. Thank you for helping us maintain CNETs great community. CD/DVD drive not reading discs at all - [Solved] CD/DVD drive not reading any discs.For the past 20 days i am having this new problem.If i click the DVD drive symbol,it says insert disc like there is no disc inside This video is only for educational purpose. This tutorial is not related with your hardware problem.So if you know that its your hardware problem then this The DVD-CD drive problem happens when you try to insert CD or DVD to your CD-DVD drive then you got an error message says "Please insert a disc into Drive E : " .The DVD-CD drive cant detect the cd or dvd inside so cant reading or writing .
Sometimes you used this If your Windows 10 cant find DVD or CD drive or if your CD or DVD drive is not detected, showing, reading or working, or will not read or write media on your Windows 10/8/7 PC, then follow this post to troubleshoot the issue. The Matshita BD-MLT UJ230AS CD-ROM drive on my VGC-RT1SU is able to read data discs and music discs, but not DVDs. It will not even acknowledge that there is a disc in the drive when I put a DVD in. First Try CD then DVD. If one wil read and the other not, then you need to replace the drive. DVD an CD are on two different wave links so it is possible that it would read one and not the other.
Drive reads cds, but not dvds.DVD ROM not reading any cds. DVD/RW will not read anything [Solved] (Solved). Dvd rom only reads but doesnt write. The Matshita BD-MLT UJ230AS CD-ROM drive on my VGC-RT1SU is able to read data discs and music discs, but not DVDs. It will not even acknowledge that there is a disc in the drive when I put a DVD in. CD-RW in CD-R or CD-ROM drive - Some CD-R drives are incapable of reading CD-RW drives.Additionally, a standard CD-ROM, CD-R, and CD-RW drive cannot read DVD discs. Disc was created incorrectly. The drive is not is reading or playing discs, system is Vista.I could try to update the driver for my CD/DVD drive and see if that does anything. Hi, I have a COMPAQ Presario CQ40 with optiarc DVD RW AD-7561S ATA Device driver, recently the drive doesnt work properly. It can read and burnThe message are "Media CD/DVD is not rewritable" and "Media CD/DVD is not readable," but the disc I was using is rewritable both for the DVD Look, I have a computer with two CD-Rom Units, the one in the upper part reads: compact disc RW DVD -R DL DVD R/ RW, and the one in the lower part just compact disc. The information that i see in the D: drive is She complained CD is not reading the disc . I said go to 99 cents store buy a CD/dvd wet cleaner most of the time it will work.Matshita DVD Ram UJ8A0ASW doesnt read/see any BLANK DVDs but reads filled dvds fine www.tomshardware.co.uk My dvd drive reads DVDs well but it doesnt read Any idea why the drive reads DVDs intermittently? I am trying to use the recovery DVD to reformat the computer.Pressed (as opposed to "burnt" or recordable CDs) can be read with the laser for DVDs, which is why early DVD players could play DVDs but only commerical CDs. Posted on May 30, 2010 8:09 PM. Reply I have this question too (9).
Q: Reads DVD - Not Reading CD.Buy a drive cleaning disc and run it through your drive. The CD laser lens may be a little dirty. My dvd drive is not reading blank dvds but reading cds.DVD/CD Drive Not Functioning. I recently did the upgrade to OS XSince then my CD drive is dead. Not reading or opening anything, music, movies, and blank disc dead. CD RW/DVD drive AND CD/DVD Wrtiable drive are not reading/writing.my dvd drive wont read dvds but reads cds, the upper and lower filters are gone and on restart windows is not creating new ones 2013-02-13. Since upgrading to Windows 10 my PC has been unable to read any CD/DVD disc I put in. I hear it spinning so I doubt theres any problem with the CD/ DVD Drive itself. I was thinking it could be a driver issue, but there doesnt seem like theres any problems with it. Re: dvd/cd drive not reading. Hi, Welcome to the community.Optical Drive GU90N recognised but not reading any discs? Disk Drive Backup/ Read Problem. 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Its a CD-RW/DVD-R LightScribe drive, and everything works fine but the DVD part. Thread. Forum. DVD drive reads ok, but has trouble writing Hope someone can help me out here just upgraded PC from Win Vista to Win7.BD Drive reads BD,DVD but not CD?? 17/03/2013 DVD ROM not reading CDs What should I do if my laptop does not read dvd videos disk games on windows 10 Drive reads cds, but not dvd s. Many people have complained of their Windows 10 computers not being able to successfully read CDs and DVDs that have data on them and either stating that the discs are blank or not displaying any of the data that they contain.Method 1: If possible, roll back your CD/DVD drives drivers. Else check the disc if its the faulty one, try other disc to read/write. Hmmm, as of now that is what is best to check out.Or has the same thing happened with other CDs/DVDs? If the same thing is happening with different disks then its likely that your DVD/CD-RW drive is slowly starting to fade out. If your drive reads cds, but not dvds That indicates that the hardware works fine. You will need to edit the registry inorder to fix this problem. CD Drive not reading any discs. Can anyone help please?DVD Drive Reading CD but not DVD! CD R/RW Drive Suddenly Stopped Working! DVD stalk does not read DVDs but reading the CD with no problems. Even in my computer drive shows as CD drive type. Hi RohanCD/DVD Drive not reading CD, need help to diagnose. Satellite Pro A40: CD -RW/DVD drive cannot read DVD. Someplace along the line, the DVD/CD reader stopped reading CDs (data or audio) but still reads DVDs (data or movies).We swapped the DVD/CD drives and both still have the same problem. The drive is a Toshiba SD-C2512. My dvd drive is not reading blank dvds but reading cds.DVD drive reverts to CD only after Win 7 upgrade. Desktop DVD fails to recognize "commercial" DVDs fine otherw. Media in CD/DVD drive is not readable (HL-DT-ST DVD-RW GSA-H73N ATA Device). CDs read and play just fine but it does not recognize any DVDs I have tried many different movies. The last time I used it was about a year ago and it worked fine then. whatisthislife wrote: My DVD drive, CDDVDW TS-L633R, will read CDs, both music and data e.g. Epsom installation disc, but it will notCddvdw ts-l633 reading cd but not dvd. Burned dvd plays on computers, but not dvd players - help? My disk drive reads CDs, but it wont read DVDs anymore. My DVD WRITER is reading CD but it is not reading DVD. I have searched this problem on google.cd/dvd drive not reading disc Forum. SolvedMy DVD player cant read data CD. DVD Drive Not Recognized or Reading CD/DVD.FIX: CD/DVD Cant Read Or Write In Windows 7/8/10. Загружено 1 сентября 2016. How to overcome the issue of CD/DVD ROM not being able to read the CD/DVD. How to use Microsofts Automated Troubleshooting Service to automatically diagnose and repair problems with your CD or DVD drive when trying to read or burn media. From Be Your Own IT, BeYourOwnIT.com. CD DVD drive not reading discs at all Solved Windows 7.DVD Drive not reading DVDs but reading CDs only Storage. Agree Reeves symptoms what related so far hardware Please DVD/CD-RW (H ) cannot any cd plate according users, oper hello, when cd-r shows little hour glass Compaq Presario Cq40 Dvd/cd Not Reading Discs? Windows 7 Stopped Reading Thumb Drives And SD Ram Cards? Dell Inspiron 531S Stopped Reading Camera SD Card.My DVD Drive Is Not Reading Any CD / DVDs. Most desktop and laptop computers these days are equipped with some sort of optical drive, usually a DVD drive because they are no more expensive than CD only drives which have all but disappeared. If youre really lucky you might have a drive capable of reading Blu-ray discs I have a Windows 2000 computer with a Yamaha CR-RW drive, and a Sony DVD-RW drive, both on the secondary IDE channel. Today I put a CD inby sgtshultz 14 years ago In reply to CD-RW Drive not reading C If you only have a CD drive it wont read DVDs, and youll need to upgrade to a DVD drive. If its more than a couple years old its probably a CD drive. To find out, open the "Device Manager" on your computer, then DVD/CD-ROM drives, then expand your CD/DVD. (select the little to the left)