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My cd drive wont open or read disks anymore what can i do to fix this?

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You can try to remove and reconnect the drive to make sure it is physically attached properly then reinstall the driver, update its firmware and delete the upper and lower registrt filters if using Windows OS.

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If its not reading your CD any longer, you will need a new CD Rom drive. If it not opening either, the power to it needs replaced which is the whole unit.

Posted on Dec 31, 2010

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