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Same problem I think I have the same problem. My DVD drive won't read DVDs or DVD-Roms, but it works fine with any kind of CD. Can anyone help? I've had this problem forever and it pisses me off really bad. Already tried deleteing Lower and Upper FIlters... didn't help.

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  • marc_hartman Jul 02, 2009

    I found the solution, which happens to be quite easy.
    Since it's a Toshiba notebook I went to their homepage and downloaded an update of the sound driver. It's not about the update itself, but something was wrong with the sound driver I had installed and that caused the problem. I didn't expect this being the problem, since CDRoms unlike DVDRoms work,but it was that easy. Hope everyone having the same problem reads this and gets their problem solved.
    Also update the "acoustic silencer" software.
    For all others: Don't buy Toshiba, it not only sounds like a shitty small purpose vehicle.


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