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Acer Aspire 5720Z

My disc drive will not play any audio cds, it starts up as normal but then spins to a stop within a few seconds. Also there is no autostart option coming up on the desktop, it appears as if the drive does not recognise any discs.
My operating system is Vista home,can u advise.
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This is going to be either a driver glitch or a bad drive. Start by uninstalling the drivers for the cd drive from the device manager, then reboot. The machine will find the drive and reinstall the drivers automatically. If this doesn't correct the problem, then unfortunately, the drive is bad and will need replaced.

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