Question about Toshiba Satellite A60 Notebook

1 Answer

Wont play CDs

My toshiba laptop plays DVDs but doesnt regonise any CDs, do you have any solutions

Posted by on

  • lyndsey1985 Mar 07, 2008

    i cant seem to find DVD-RW drive(D:) properties as you showed were will this be.

  • lyndsey1985 Mar 07, 2008

    i also tried a blank CD disk which the laptop regonised and when i tried to burn it got as far as writing to disk then stopped and a message came up saying that i should check the disk is clean or try a different brand and i have used several different types of disks and they were clean any ideas.

×

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Vice President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 100 times.

  • Expert
  • 689 Answers

There are few reasons. First is the choosing the correct configuration that will allow it work. make sure standard CD/DVD option is active. like you can see below

wont play CDs - d355677.png

Also region code is important if you are only having DVD playback issue.

Hope it can be helpful, if you need further assistance please do not forget to include detailed description and symptoms of the issue so we can provide precise solution.

Good Luck

Posted on Mar 06, 2008

  • ExpressFiX
    ExpressFiX Mar 07, 2008

    go to my computer and right click on CD/DVD and choose properties

×

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Dvd rw wont play dvds or cds my lapyop is a toshiba equium l40


Update the drivers and check, also try and use a lens cleaner on the drive and if the DVD does not read then the drive is faulty and must be replaced.Finally you can check this on another PC to confirm.

Jan 07, 2012 | Toshiba PC Laptops

2 Answers

I have just bought a toshiba satellite c650d. Will it play DVD's. It is running on Windows 7 and has 4GB of ram


Toshiba Satellite C650D has a DVD Drive and it is capable of playing DVDs.Certainly, it will play DVD. It even supports High Defination (HD) video. So, ENJOY!

Hope it helps! Good Luck!
Don't forget to convey your feedback
CreativeTECH

Feb 03, 2011 | PC Laptops

1 Answer

A friends daughter was given per asus pc from boyfriend (ex now) he bought it in his name. xmas 2009 for her.. some minor problems but she doesnt have receipt to ring up and get it looked at (not talking...


Try media player classic a software that can play dvds and cds
why the DVD wont play might be for different reasons... 2 broad category software / hardware 0.I ll assume its a drive that can play cds and dvds 1.software- u must have a problem with the drivers. Drivers tell computer's brain how to connect to each of its organs(parts like monitor keyboard DVD drive etc) if this is missing its like ur brain doesnt know how to move ur right hand...u ll need to reinstall the drivers then... u ll get the drivers from the website for the laptop Hardware 2. next try using a lens cleaner for ur drive it usually is an air can and a disc... try that ... 3. If still the problem hasnt been solved... the trouble maybe with the drive physically which means u d have to replace the DVDdrive...

Jun 15, 2010 | PC Laptops

1 Answer

Laptop wont play cds but will play dvs


Maybe its beacuse its not the right type of drive for your notebook. Did you maybe upgrade your program ? That happend to me before. i had to geta friend to help me fix it . Try downloading a dffernt version or getting a new program.

Feb 21, 2010 | PC Laptops

1 Answer

Wont play dvds and wont burn cds but plays them


Do you get any kind of error when you try to play a dvd or burn cds to clarify it plays Music CDs ? and regular cds just not dvds ?

Nov 03, 2009 | E-Machines M5414 Notebook

1 Answer

Blu ray wont play


That machne does not have a bluray drive & that is the simple reason why you can not play a blu ray disc. This is what your drive supports.
Plays Standard or multiregion DVD's & Audio CD's. Records DVDs 8x & CDs 24x & Dual Layer Super Multi. No Bluray or HD DVD,

If you were sold the machine as a bluray laptop then take it back & demand your refund.

Aug 02, 2009 | Acer PC Laptops

1 Answer

After I reinstalled my pc, the toshiba dvd-rom (sd-c2502) only plays cds, not dvds.


Try re-installing your the driver for your dvd rom. Then try to put different dvds and check if it can read from your drive. If problem remains, I suspected it's your dvd rom is faulty

Jun 02, 2009 | Dell PC Laptops

2 Answers

My Laptop won't play Cds or Dvds


What OS are you running?

Apr 28, 2008 | PC Laptops

1 Answer

Cd dvd drive only recognises cds


Just check if the region code has not been locked. If you cannot play DVD's at all, first clean the lens, then install a good DVD player like cyberlink etc and then try. If the issue is related to Data DVD's as well, change the media that you are using, eg change the media type to Samsung, Sony and check. Lemme know if it works.

Mar 31, 2007 | Toshiba Satellite A70 Notebook Notebook

Not finding what you are looking for?
Toshiba Satellite A60 Notebook Logo

Related Topics:

59 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Toshiba PC Laptops Experts

Brian Sullivan
Brian Sullivan

Level 3 Expert

27725 Answers

joecoolvette
joecoolvette

Level 3 Expert

5660 Answers

john smith

Level 2 Expert

366 Answers

Are you a Toshiba PC Laptop Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...