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Hp Dv6205 will not recognize cd

My notebook will read and play DVDs but does not react when a cd is in the drive. What can I do to fix it?

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This happens when the CD or DVD reader goes out. This is a common problem with the CD/DVD combo drives. Usually it's the other way around, about 6 out of 10 times the DVD reader goes out. The drive will need to be replaced in order to fix this.

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