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Cd/dvd drive on computer

My drive won't read any discs that i put in this drive it doesn't even register that there is anything in it!?

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That means defective lens.

Try first using a dvd lens cleaner. If that does not work, the DVD must be taken apart to access the lens pickup directly and cleaning it with isopropyl alcohol and cotton.

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if read then, your cd is damage. but there is some CD drive that cannot read some cd disc. You should select maybe the cd rom compatibility.

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