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DVD problem I can write and read cd's without any problem, I can also play music discs or gaming discs but I can not read a DVD? This is the first time I have tried a DVD although I have the Dell 4600 for 4 years and use it constantly for my work.

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Re: DVD problem

Had the same problem with my Dell 2400. Used it four years and never tried to read DVD although they claimed both drives would read DVD and one would write them. The computer would call them DVD/CD/CD R, BUT Dell lied when they sold the system and neither drive would read or play DVD and was not a DVD drive. Replaced the standard drives with REAL DVD drives and it works fine. Dell is now under investigation for false advertising, beware.

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Re: DVD problem

In your case sometimes there is possible chances of faulty Lens of your Drive Mechanism please check it out no matter it plays compact disc normally.

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Re: DVD problem

Have you tried several DVDs? Maybe it doesn't read some types of DVDs.

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