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my dvd/cd writer doesn't work please help!!

Discussion in 'General Hardware' started by rkade, Jul 29, 2007.

  1. rkade New Member

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    my dvd/cd writer starts to read disc then it just stops.every once in awhile it will read a disc if im lucky it reads and loads a dvd i have all the time but i cant get it to read most discs.it it used to work fine but not anymore.i have a lite-on dvdrw sohw-1633s drive.
    please help me!!!!!!!!
     
  2. Ben Clarke

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    Please don't double post the exact same thing.
     
  3. xylomn

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    yeah double posting wont get you extra help lol...

    tbh myself whenever my dvd drive stops working for me i just buy a new one they're so cheap it makes no odds to me.
     
  4. ex_reven New Member

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    try cleaning the laser
     
  5. rkade New Member

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    sorry for double posting i pressed the button accidently sorry
     
  6. psyko12

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    It means it's failing or having a dirty lens, try a lens cleaner cd/dvd or get a new drive :D
     

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