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Laptop wont read discs

When i load a disc into my laptop it wont play or read the disc,i have tried cd,s and software.

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I had the same problem and posted it on this site to what might work is this:

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

CREDITS GO TO CRICHNER for helping me out on this one!!

let me know if it helped.
greetings

Posted on Jan 02, 2009

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