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Replace drive, after trying rebooting of course.

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Optical drive problems

NOTE: High-speed optical drive vibration is normal and may cause noise, which

does not indicate a defect in the drive or the media.

NOTE: Because of different regions worldwide and different disc formats, not all

DVD titles work in all DVD drives.

Problems writing to a CD-RW or DVD+/-RW

CLOSE OTHER PROGRAMS - CD-RW and DVD+/-RW drives must receive a

steady stream of data when writing. If the stream is interrupted, an error
occurs. Try closing all programs before you write to the drive.

refer to the manual , click this link http://support.dell.com/support/edocs/systems/ins1721/en/om_en/pdf/GU051A03MR.pdf

Posted on Oct 16, 2010

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