Re: Vista unable to read DVD
There's been a few cases of some DVD drives not reading DVDs, this isn't
operating system specific, but is an issue with the drive.
Microsoft MVP Windows Shell/User.
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> Vista Home Premium, 2 GB RAM, 32-bit, Sony Vaio system.
> When I insert a DVD in the DVD-RW drive, nothing seems to happen. The
> DVD light flashes for a while, then stops.
> Starting Media Center, WinDVD, etc., doesn't help. For example, with
> the DVD in the drive, when I start MediaCenter, I see the message
> "Windows Media Center cannot detect a video DVD in the DVD-ROM drive.
> Insert a video DVD in the drive".
> (this is a DVD RW drive).
> Windows Explorer and AnyDVD say that there's nothing in the drive. AVS
> DVD player says that its either an unsupported file format or an
> unsupported codec.
> *** The DVD plays just fine on Windows XP!! ***
> Please help!