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Optiarc DVD+-RW AD-5540A decoder

My pc wont play dvd's with this hardware anymore, keeps saying no decoder, any ideas how to fix it?
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If you are using windows with anything less than windows vista Home Premium or Windows Vista Ultimate, DVD capabilities are not built in. For example if you using windows XP or vista home basic DVD will not play. You need a decoder. You have a few options. 1. Buy a decoder pack. 2. Download a DVD player software like cyberlink trial version, install it and check how it is functioning for a few days. Buy and install a DVD player software. However, if you upgraded your compuer recently by adding a DVD drive, you may have recieved a Driver CD disk. Check that disk. check whether a trial version of any DVD player software is included. Most chances are there will be one. Once you got everything fine you can call the customer support for the DVD player software and if you are willing to pay, they will provided you with a key or serial number that will change the status of trial version to a fully working version.

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Dear Sir,
My DVD/CD is not Sony tape,it is Optiarc DVD +RW AD-5540A solved it with uninstall and install its driver.
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