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Satellite A205 help "loading DVD"

My DVD R stopped loading the disk it's not recognizing it

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Have you tried other discs? Does it read CD or recognize blank discs? Have you tried a bootable disc to see if it reads prior to Windows loading?

If the drive doesn't appear in My Computer this is a possible fix:

Always backup your registry before editing and use care to find exact key!
Start Registry Editor (Start, Run and type in regedit then click)

Find "UpperFilters" and "LowerFilters" (and "UpperFilters.bak" "LowerFilters.bak", if they exist) value under the following key in the registry, and delete it:

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Class\{4D36E965-E325-11CE-BFC1-08002BE10318}

Quit Registry Editor.

Reboot.

NOTE: You might need to reinstall any CD recording apps you have, if they start to not work completely, after doing this.

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