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Toshiba A135-S24447 cd/dvd burner and drive does not work!

HI THEREI have an A135-S24447 and the cd/dvd burner and drive is not working. Any advice?THanks

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  • lauraware Feb 15, 2009

    Hi there Kram26... How do I reprogram it? I just went to the device manager and it says it is working properly. I checked for updates and it was all updated. I tried the advice found here http://support.microsoft.com/kb/891894 but I have VISTA on this so I could not follow it step by step.



    Anything further? Just to be sure. The problem started when I tried to format a disc to burn a file.... it took forwever and then said it could not format the disc. Then, ANY disc I put in just spins and says there is no disc there, when there is. Either new blank ones or ones with info on it that work in other machines.



    I am stumped. The machine is within warranty but I need it daily as a grad student...



    Help!

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Hi good day,

in this situation you need to reformat and reprogram your laptop just to make sure all drivers are working.

Posted on Feb 15, 2009

  • Mark Milan silaran
    Mark Milan silaran Feb 15, 2009

    if your program is locked to windows VIsta it is difficult just to reprogram by yourself because it is not like a windows hp that you can follow or reformat easily.

    i prefer to advice you that go to the nearest computer shop and let them reprogram to prevent any hardwars problem may it occur..

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