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Re: Cd/dvd rom wont read cd's.
Originally Posted by eadeadspace
I have an emachine w3619 with dual core 2160 intel, 1.5 gig ram and
windows vista 32 bit home premium. Recently my cd/dvd drive stopped
reading cds. When i went into device manager it said the device was
functioning properly and the drivers were up to date. I uninstalled the
cd/dvd rom drive and restarted that did not fix the problem either. I
deleted the upper and lower filters through regedit as some people had
mentioned this did not fix the problem for me. My cd/dvd rom shows up in
"computer" but always acts as if the drive is empty. Anyone else had the
I HAVE TAKEN THE SAME STEPS AS YOU, NO FIX IN SITE! I AM RUNNING VISTA HOME BASIC. MY JOB REQUIRES MY CD/DVD DRIVE....AHH! DO YOU SEE THE CD IN "COMPUTER" BUT WHEN YOU CLICK IT, IT DOES NOTHING?
HAVE SEARCHED MANY FORUMS AND ALL OVER MICROSOFT! IS MY DISC DRIVE DEAD? MY COMPUTER IS LESS THAN 6 MONTHS OLD....TOSHIBA SATELLITE.