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My lg GSA-H55N dvd writer is not playing Cds but plays Dvds fine

I had purchased it almost 9 months back,it reads dvds fine and burns them too,but it cannot read cd or burn it.When i insert a cd,it shows nothing in the drive,but when clicked on the properties,it shows the CD in the drive to be full. Drivers related to hl dt st dvd ram gsa h55n

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Your DVD ROM lens has became weak.
and it cannot be repaired.
But if you manage to open the DVD ROM clean the dust in it & it will start working again but be careful remember that no power should be attached to ROM.
or you can buy a lens cleaner from market and try that.
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Sounds like a software problem since DVD,s are read and wrote fine.....Reinstall burner prog GL

Posted on Jun 09, 2009

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SOURCE: hl-dt-st dvd-ram gsa-h55n LG DVD drive not reading DVDs recently

Hello,
It would appear that the problem you are experiencing could be due to 1 of the 2 following items;

1. Re-install the software driver & software that came with the drive.

2. Set the region /Country that the drive will be working in or the language that you understand (USA=Region 1). It should be noted here that this option has a limitation of being changed up to 5 times but once it hits the fifth time the drive will be permanently set to that region and can not be changed anymore for the rest of the drives lifetime!!! The drive will usually work fine once it has been set (the default from the factory is ZERO (NOT SET)) and that may work fine for a while but it should be set to a region and it will understand all previously burnt /movie dvds that have this option set in the data already.

Good Luck!
Rich Lilja

Posted on Nov 26, 2008

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Hl-dt-st dvd-ram gsa-h55n LG DVD drive not reading

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