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Aspire 7720-6374 cd rom/dvd player will not play disks

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  • Binger Jan 17, 2008

    My Acer notebook will not play DVDs. Window Media Player asked me to download a DVD program online, then a JPEG, then a zip file, then a converter, which I did, then it said to reduce my resolution and color, which I also did. It still doesn't work and says "reduce resolution and color" all the time.

  • Anonymous May 15, 2008

    I have the same problem and it does show up in the device manager. I checked the drivers and tried to rollback when it did work once and still nothing.



    I tried also to download (OMNIPATCHER) which was suggested on another site and no luck. HELP!!!!!!

  • enicole Jan 25, 2009

    this camera sucks big time and acer DEVICE DRIVERS **** TOO. what is the problem????? i just suffered a heart attack.. this is the last thing i need.. you and DELL **** ALL!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! TRYING TO GIVE ME ANOTHER HEART ATTACK BY HAVING YOUR WEBCAM BREAK DOWN...
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  • Anonymous Mar 24, 2014

    I can burn it but does not play on my CD player.

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Does the drive shows up on the device manager?
if no ten reinstall it it wil do the trick

Posted on Jan 16, 2008

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    ARIF KHAN Jul 28, 2008

    if the trouble remains even after trying to update or rollback driver , try to show your laptop to an hardware expert i think your drive needs a service sometimes it happens even with newest systems

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