Re: Accessing CD-ROM
I have an HP Pavillion laptop. I suspected that I would have to replace the
drive. I appreciate your input.
> By chance is the CD RW a Sony?
> I had similar problems with one, and it turned out that it worked OK in
> Linux, but was extremely erratic in winXP--Solution was to replace the
> "Diane" <Diane@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> > I still have Windows XP and will someday upgrade to Vista.
> > My CD-ROM reader/burner does not always read CD-ROMs and when I use
> > Explorer it indicates that 'Access is Denied". I also cannot burn files
> > the CD-ROM from Windows Explorer. However, files burned from other
> > e.g. Pinnacle or Adobe Photoshop Elements burn fine.
> > When I shut down the computer and reboot, sometimes the CD-ROM player will
> > function temporarily.
> > Any insights into what is going on?
> > --
> > Many thanks