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DVD drive is unable to read CD

My matshitaujda720dvd/cdr-w is unable to read CDs i place in the drive. I use winXP OS. Please help me out. (Iyiola Omotayo_

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Hi,
try cleaning the laser head, with a cd cleaning disk.
Also try several different CDs in the machine.
If this does,nt work, suspected faulty-weak laser.
Mike @ Compurepair.

Posted on Feb 23, 2008

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