Re: cd/dvd rom
Thanks Cari, I thought that might be the case...but confirmation from someone
in the know makes me feel better....better go buy a new one. Cheers.
"Cari (MS-MVP)" wrote:
> The optical drive has two lasers in it, one for CD, one for DVD. So either
> the laser for the CD side is extremely dirty, or it's failed. If you have a
> disk cleaning kit, use it; if you don't, it amost cheaper to purchase a
> whole new drive than a cleaning kit.
> Cari (MS-MVP) Printing & Imaging
> "BlackHawk" <BlackHawk@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> > In the last few days my disc drive only recognizes DVD discs. It will not
> > play or do anything with CD discs.
> > I have un-istalled and re-installed. Restarted the PC at a restore point.
> > Still the same.
> > I am running Vista Home premium with a NEC CD/DVD+-RW ND-3350A ATA Device.