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DVD/CD problems I have a Gateway 6439 laptop. My DVD/CD player reads in use in the properties. No disk are in the system. I believe this problem resulted from stopping a CD while in use. My system has since been slowed and my audio now sounds interupted. Any solutions

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Uninstall the dvd/rw driver, and reinstall it from the Gateway website. Look for your laptop model there, and they have all the drivers and software for your laptop components.

Posted on Nov 23, 2008

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DEVICE MANAGER UNINSTALL THE DRIVE THEN RESTART PC AND REINSTALL
THEN DO A DISK DEFRAG
LET ME KNOW IF THIS SOLVED IF NOT WE CAN TRY ANOTHE SOLUTION AND PLEASE RATE ME

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SOURCE: Gateway Laptop DVD/CD Problem

clean the lence of dvd player or replace with new good one

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