Question about NEC ND-3540A DVD RW Dual Layer Burner

1 Answer

Not recognising dvd player/not playing dvds

My device manager shows the dvd rw but the computer only finds a cd rom when i insert a dvd to play.

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

  • Contributor
  • 1 Answer

Sounds like the laser pick-up is not reading the disc, or the spindle motor is not spinning so the dvd can be read.

Posted on Jan 25, 2009

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
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.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Hi,MY ACER 4720 Dont play any DVD but playing cd /copying CD is fine.When i checked its property,Driver shows as CD ROM driver.i did not find any dvd driver.Could anyone help


The DVD player may be set to a Region that does not match the Region code on the DVDs.
To changethe Region code on your DVD player, open Control Panel - System - Hardware -Device manager, and click on DVD/CD ROM drives, then right click on the DVDdrive and click Properties then click on DVD Region.
You can enter a new region and it also shows you how many changes have beenmade.
NOTE you can make only 4 changes and the player will lock permanently on the4th change.
If you want to play DVDs from any region you maybe able to upgrade the firmwareto make it region free BUT if you make a mistake or installed the wrongfirmware the player will be a piece of junk.
The best solution to make the player region free is to install a piece ofsoftware that allows you to play DVDs from any region. There are severalavailable on the Internet but my favourite is DVD-Region Free From: -
www.dvdidle.com/dvd-region-free.htm

Jun 17, 2011 | Acer Aspire 4720 Notebook

2 Answers

Plays cds but not dvds


click start control panel,administrive tools,computer management,device manager scroll to cd/dvd rom drives right click properties then properties again then tick enable cd digital cd audio for this cd rom device or scroll to dvd regions select the no _ for your specific area

hope this helps

Apr 13, 2011 | Sony (AW-G540A) DVD±RW Burner

2 Answers

I have an external teac dv-28e-n usb DVD writer device which does not recognise and burn DVD rewritablce discs.


I think that Teac DV-28e Is a CD/DVD-ROM only, and will not burn discs. Teac DW-28e is a CD RW/ DVD ROM unit, and will thus play and burn CDs, but will only play DVDs. Check your model numbers to confirm, and then consider exchanging units if you need to burn CDs.

Dec 20, 2010 | Teac DW 28E CD-RW/DVD-ROM Burner

2 Answers

My gateway laptop's dvd/cd drive stopped working, all of a sudden, but it plays music cds, it is just the DVDs that don't play them or even explore... what could it be the problem? how do i solve it? it...


Are you sure yours is a DVD player? It could only be a CD-CD writer, which will NOT play DVDs.
Open your control panel ->system->hardware->device manager and click on the DVD/CD-ROM drives icon. The listed devices will tell you if you really have a dvd player or not. If you do really have a dvd player, try a different dvd

Mar 19, 2010 | Gateway MX3228 Notebook

1 Answer

My MATSHITA DVD-RAM UJ870QJ ATA will not recognise an audio cd


i tried this and it worked when nothing else would.
http://sites.google.com/site/matshdvdfix/

Feb 21, 2010 | Acer Computers & Internet

1 Answer

Sony DRU510A, will burn CD fine, but not DVD, will play DVD


Same thing is happening to me. Does anyone know of a solution to this problem?

Feb 06, 2010 | Sony DRU 510A DVD±RW Burner

1 Answer

August 2005, I purchased this powermac g5. There has been a steady deterioration in the DVD player. Presently, no rented DVDs play. SONY DVD RW DW-Q28A: Firmware Revision: KAS7 Interconnect: ATAPI Burn...


OK. The movie industry strikes again! Your RENTED DVDs are the key.Hollywood made some adjustments to prevent the copying of the movies. So they put software to detect the kind of drives in which the movies are inserted. DVD/RW are capable of copying a movie, so they are disqualified as playing devices. Have it be a normal DVD player you won't be facing any troubles.

Apr 20, 2009 | Apple Power Mac G5 Desktop

1 Answer

Toshiba sd-r2002


I'm very late to your question, but the problem is that this drive doesn't burn DVDs (i.e., it was not designed to do that). It's a CD-RW, DVD-ROM (read only).

Apr 03, 2009 | Toshiba SD R2002 CD-RW/DVD-ROM Burner

1 Answer

HL-DT-ST DVD-RW GWA-4082


ya it ll work... first change the cd to write mode ..hence not able to burn files...

Jun 21, 2008 | LG GWA-4082N DVD RW Dual Layer Burner

1 Answer

Playing dvd's


Inside the Control Panels, look for System. Double-click System and choose Device Manager. Inside Device Manager, find the CD/DVD and "Uninstall" the device. Restart the computer and let it re-load the driver. This might help. You can also try a CD/DVD laser lens cleaner.

Nov 12, 2007 | LG (GCC-4522BI) CD-RW/DVD-ROM (Combo)...

Not finding what you are looking for?
NEC ND-3540A DVD RW Dual Layer Burner Logo

147 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top NEC Computers & Internet Experts

Brian Sullivan
Brian Sullivan

Level 3 Expert

27725 Answers

Les Dickinson
Les Dickinson

Level 3 Expert

18381 Answers

Steven Wander
Steven Wander

Level 3 Expert

579 Answers

Are you a NEC Computer and Internet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...