RE: DVD drive not working
that KB article is for another problem (missing CD/DVD drive in my computer).
We are talking about non-functioning drivers for CD/DVD drives. They appear
fine in MyComputer and in many cases can read the data fine, but have
"Gaz - Wirral" wrote:
> Hello again
> a previous thread has delt with this issue.
> if you go to http://support.microsoft.com/kb/320553 and follow the
> intructions, this may help. It worked successfully for me, both my drives are
> recognised and working fine now.
> "JeffO" wrote:
> > I too have the same problem with my DVD burner. I contacted LG, and they
> > claim its a problem with microsoft and vista and MS needs to address it with
> > drivers as LG will not be changing firmware to adjust to their new OS.
> > "Gaz - Wirral" wrote:
> > > I have the same problem.
> > > After installing ultimate edition, neither my Sony DVD-Rom DDU1613 or
> > > Pioneer DVD-RW 109 drive can read ANY disc ( a software,dvd or audio disc).
> > > In My computer it can be seen to be loaded, but if you try to access or run
> > > it you get a message saying that no disc in the drive.
> > > All drivers are up to date, also vista update advisor does not identify any
> > > issues.
> > > Other programs are in conflict, but i need to run the original software disc
> > > to proceed... BUT I CAN'T.
> > > Microsoft need to solve this quickly.
> > > Can anyone help???
> > >
> > > "Dan - Queenspark" wrote:
> > >
> > > > Under Device Manager my LG DVD/RW appears to be working OK. However whenever
> > > > I load a CD or DVD my drive does pick it up. For instance, when I open My
> > > > Computer I can see the drive display a CD-ROM icon. Unfortunately this icon
> > > > doesn't change when I load a CD or DVD. Any hints here will be mightily
> > > > appreciated?