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Regarding the Dvd Writer Problem--Urgent

My Model No. is Acer Aspire 5050 and it has both dvd and cd reader and writer and i used to write the dvds few months back but from few months its giving a problem its not able to write any kind of dvds but m able to write cds and able to read both cds and dvds but writing the dvd is major problem and ya it has a dvd writer and i used to bring blank dvd which i used to burn. Free space and used space both shown 0 bytes whereas same dvd m able to burn it from other system.

Can you suggest me the solution how to get it done by myself without taking it to a dealer . What steps do i need to take or follow kindly guide me out

Thanks for replying me . Hoping for Solution
Gaurav

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Ok.I got your point.Now I want you to try this first
1.Go up to device Manager
2.Under CDROM/DVD remove your DVD(Uninstall it)
3.Restart your Windows
4.after login your windows,wait for a minute,Windows should be able to detect your DVD back
5.Check your DVD in Device Manager again that its been detected back
6.Now try your DVD again.
Goodluck...takecare
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Posted on Apr 20, 2008

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