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Aspire 4520 DVD combo problem

When I try a dvd or cd in the drive it tries to run then stops. Have tried Windows media and other programs to run, but I get a message no drive installed. Checked device manager and shows dvd drive. can you help me please.



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Re: aspire 4520 DVD combo problem

Hi Again
Sorry it took me so long getting back to this question, I actually solved the problem. My drive was not playing any discs because no program could locate it. This made me think all drives either internal or external needs a drive letter to be recognised, even though device manager was showing the drive as installed, no program could see the drive I wanted to use.I located all drives installed and the letter's associated with them . So I gave the drive that wasen't playing a letter not in use and hey presto. It's worked ever since

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Re: aspire 4520 DVD combo problem

Try uninstalling the drive in device manager then reinstalling it allso check for bad connections

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