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HP v6000 Laptop my dvd is not working at all

I have had issues with the problem for sometime now, I have asked a few tech guru about this issue to no avail. Everytime I put a cd or a dvd it will not read at all, it did however worked when I first purchuresd it and then all of a sudden it wouldnt.

I have two (2) drivers as well, I dont know weather that has anything to do with it.

Please help if you can

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Hey ,, ok first of does both drives give the problem or is it just one..

<b>if its only one drive<b>
then the drive itself can be damaged, you may need to replace it.

<b>if is both drives <b>
Did it come with both drives or did it not ?
<If it did>
then when turning on your laptop it ask you to press a certin key to enter setup, press this key and enter setup,
load the optimised defaults and see if that helps.
if that fails remove one of the drives and try it , then remove the other and replace the first and vice versa,
If that fails then try bthe drives on anoter system or take it to a technician so he/she can verify its working for you..(YEP BOTH DRIVES CAN BE SHOT)"that was bold not shouting"

<if it did not>
Remove the drive you added and see if works
replace the drive you added and remove the other
If that fails then try bthe drives on anoter system or take it to a technician so he/she can verify its working for you..(YEP BOTH DRIVES CAN BE SHOT)"that was bold not shouting

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