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My Dell 1737 DVD/CD drive won't recognize DVDs or burn DVDs but will play select CDs fine. Solutions? Thanks, Jeff

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    Jeffrey Groves Jan 02, 2011

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Hi, pretty much the codec is not installed on the computer and I think that's the reason why the system can't read DVD. Try to download the right codec for your PC.

You could try VLC player. Here's the link:

http://vlcplayerdownload.org/

Or you can also try installing a codec. Here's the link:

http://www.free-codecs.com/download_soft.php?d=6113&s=775

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