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CD-ROM THE CD-ROM CANNOT READ FROM ANY CD/DVD

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  • audii Apr 26, 2008

    My laptop says in the Device Manager that: there is no problem to

    this device.



    And still cannot read any CD disc.

    Please Help.



    audii

  • neburlp Sep 25, 2008

    Heelo Guys I'm Nebur,



    My

    Toshiba Satellite A25-S207 PC Notebook

    cannot play any CD/DVD anymore that when I close the tray of my CD-ROM the indicator light flashes four times then remains lit up. What did I do wrong that damaged my CD-ROM or the Driver.

    Please help me fix this problem. Thank You

  • Greg Cooper
    Greg Cooper Dec 09, 2008

    yes thats exactally my problem.

  • Anonymous Dec 16, 2008

    disk does not show up on my desk top hear crunchy stuff

  • slowtrain85 Feb 26, 2009

    This may be true for the others, but I have one caveat, mine reads music CDs without difficulty. It is only DVD and CD-ROM discs that don't work.

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Check that the drive is present in device manager
if it is, try a cd cleaner in the drive,if it is not, search for hardware changes ,it may find the drive and set it up, but the drive may have just died.

good luck
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Posted on Mar 25, 2008

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I have just aquired a Compaq E500 it seems ok.But the CD/DVD drive is a bit termeramental.I have seen/heard it play an audio Cd,but the after it fails to recognise anymore disks in the drive.Any ideas?

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