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QSI CDRW/DVD SBW242C not reading disks

Just bought the laptop from a friend of mine. werks great other than it gets really hot after 20 minutes of runtime and the cd/dvd rom wont rad disks...thought of and external rom and compresed air...what do you think?

I assume the optical reader moves up and down the channel beginning at the gear spindle. I think that what ever movers the optical reader on my qsi cdre/dvdsbw 241in my notebook is broken. Any mickey mouse fix or more professionally, any ideas Actually I have a hp pavilion ze4500. I guess it is so old itis not listed in the drop downmenu


I attempted to download driver for my qsi cdrw/dvd sbw242c drive but it does not register as being installed. how do I get around this issue? QSI CDRW/DVD SBW242C Driver anywhere?
Device Manager problem: Windows cannot load the device driver for this hardware. The driver may be corrupted or missing. (Code 39)

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Optical devices problems are common on this laptop models, if you need a final solution you will replace your optical.

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