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CD/DVD problem on Inspiron 6400

When I put my CD into my PC (Inspiron 6400), it no longer recognizes the music and doesn't queue the music player to play to the music. Any suggestions on what I need to do to get this back and working.

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  • BillW50 May 11, 2010

    Does the BIOS Setup see it? If so, can you boot from a bootable CD like a Windows install CD, BartPE, Ubuntu Live CD, etc?

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Download this tool to the desktop

http://support.dell.com/support/downloads/download.aspx?c=us&cs=19&l=en&s=dhs&releaseid=R53986&formatcnt=1&libid=0&fileid=63977

Run the tool, and see of the drive will function properly (tool only takes a moment to run)

Posted on Jan 17, 2009

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your e1505 is the new version of my dell

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