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Postby coonsanders on Fri Jun 09, 2006 7:44 pm

hi

my cd rom stopped working how do i fix it?thanks

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cd rom died

Postby margrave on Sat Jun 10, 2006 5:41 am

Easy answer, buy a new one, they're dirt cheap...
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Postby dodecahedron on Sat Jun 10, 2006 10:28 am

coonsanders, you need to supply more information if you want to get help.
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if i try to install nero 7

Postby coonsanders on Sat Jun 10, 2006 12:32 pm

hi

if i try to install nero 7 without uninstalling nero 6 which i had why wont
nero 7 install?could it damage my resistry??thanks

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ps i think thats why my cd rom stopped working
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Postby Codex Delphi on Wed Dec 27, 2006 9:27 pm

I'm having a similar problem :)

I have DVD/CD-RW combination drive.

I have tried installing and uninstalling the drive and drivers, and the computer is saying that all items are working (at least in the system manager). I am running Windows XP Home.

I have uninstalled Real Audio and Windows Media Player and reinstalled only Windows Media Player 11.0

I can get it to read and play DVDs but it won't read any CD-ROMs or Music CDs.

Which leaves me with no way to get the system recovery going.

How can I tell if this is a software or a hardware problem?

Any suggestions?
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Postby SkaarjMaster on Sat Dec 30, 2006 4:10 pm

um, information like what kind of CD-ROM is it? Is it really a CD burner? ...for whoever didn't supply this info yet that is. 8)
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