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Unable to play DVDs

I cannot play any kind of DVD in my Toshiba A215-S6816 Satellite laptop. What do I have to do to fix it? I can't use Windows Media Player, I can't use Media Center, and I can't use the pre-installed Toshiba DVD Player software for the program. I am having the same problem. I have talked to tech support 4 times and they always get my dvd player working. Then, it is just gone - no rhyme or reason. Any help would be appreciated.

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  • kkcoholich Jan 14, 2009

    Thank you for your response. Before I tried the recovery disc, I tried one more time to load www.tinyurl.com/toshibadvd which is the patch Toshiba tech support gave me. Then, after I restarted my computer, it worked. Will have to see how long it lasts this time. Again, thanks!!

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Ok, you must try to re-start your machine with the dvd of recovery inserted, when it appears the screen of toshiba presses F12, and selects the appropriate bay, if on having executed the unit of DVD, this it reads the disc perfectly the problem is of Software and you solve it with a patch that Microsoft has, where you must edit the record of the machine and correct an instruction, must look for the site of Microsoft.

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