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Thinkpad DVD player

I installed a new CD-RX/DVD on my Thinkpad 600X. It will read and write CD's but when a movie DVD is placed in the machine it does not play it. I am using Windows XP Pro. Is that the problem?

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Hi Planoray,
Windows XP Pro is not a problem.
First I would like you to test that DVD with other computer and see that its working fine or not.Sometime you need to clean DVD(movies) cos many scratch on it.
But if it's doesn't work then you need to do few more testing,
go to my computer and se you CDrom property that it's DVD/CD ot just CD ?
takecare.

Posted on May 02, 2008

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