Question about eMachines T5212 PC Desktop
After loading disc in DVD drive, and going to explore option on start menu, the disc is not showing as being in the drive tray. LED flashes and I can here the disc begin to spin, then it shuts down.
If this happens for every disc inserted (make sure that it's not just a scratched or dirty disc.), the laser lens probably needs to be cleaned. Since this is a desktop computer, you can't get to the lens very easily. Open the tray and use a can of compressed air to blow out the inside of the drive. If this fails, you can buy a lens cleaner disc and try that. (Some manufacturers don't recommend this, but I've never experienced any issues with it. Just be sure that the disc is made for cleaning CD/DVD drives.) The final option is to remove the drive from the PC case, remove the cover, and GENTLY clean the lens with a q-tip and alcohol. If all else fails, optical drives are extremely inexpensive, and very easy to replace.
**Note:Removing the case from the drive will void any applicable warranty.
Posted on Jan 05, 2009
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Sep 16, 2012 | E-Machines eMachines Desktop PC
Dec 02, 2011 | eMachines W3619 PC Desktop
Jul 24, 2011 | Computers & Internet
Jan 31, 2010 | E-Machines eMachines Desktop PC
Dec 09, 2009 | Toshiba Satellite Pro 4600 Notebook
Oct 04, 2009 | Sony VAIO PCV-RX462DS PC Desktop
Feb 11, 2009 | E-Machines M5305 Notebook
Jan 14, 2009 | Televison & Video
Mar 29, 2017 | The Computers & Internet
139 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: