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My disk drive want work.

The computer is not a month old and I used it to set my printer and cam. up then it just quite working, I put a disk, cd, dvd, and it tells me to incert a disk as if it were not reading that there is one in there?

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Re: My disk drive want work.

Try to use a cd that is working before, if it does not play then you need to clean your cd rom,we have a lot of brands of lens cleaner in hte market. after cleaning try to play again the cd which were running before. if it will play then run the cd which you noticed that it won't play. if it doesn't then that is a cd issue that might be not supported by your dvd rom

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