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My Dell Inspiron 530 won't read any DVD Rom but reads regular CD's. I am not sure what is going on here? I have uninstalled the driver and the device many times thinking it would fix it self, no luck with that. I have updated the driver on Dell's (useless) website, and no luck with that. I have tried a few other diff things... and of course, NO LUCK! Please help me, Thank you :( Gabi Ace

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  • GabiAce Mar 07, 2009

    Thank you for your help! Where can I get the software for free, would you know?
    on cnet.com (Download.com) They only have the trial version, anything on that?

    Thank you very much


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You can install the ( power DVD ) software. then it work .

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    susanta srichandan Mar 07, 2009

    GO TO DOWNLOAD.COM THEN DOWNLOAD VLC PLAYER.

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