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DVD drive cannot read DVD

My laptop has a DVD drive but will not read DVD. Can read CD only.

No CD installer was provided

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  • Anonymous Oct 10, 2008

    My dvd rom as working at one point but now it will only read cds, not dvds

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    same Problem

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May be dvd lence is not working,it want service
some time dvd works but cd not -same problem
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My DVD Rom driver not read and play.pl. solve the problem.

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