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Can read cds but not dvds

I have a combo drive that used to work, but now, it can only read cds, but not dvds, please help

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Try this, but if the problem persists, you need to replace the drive. Go to my computer>properties>hardware>device manager and look down the list for your cd/dvd drives and click the '+' sign then highlight your dvd drive and right click to delete. Restart the pc and windows will find the drive again automatically and install the drivers.

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