Reboot or logoff/logon to apply. View all 7 comments Report Denika- Apr 16, 2010 at 08:39 AM Thanks for the advice! All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices Search Sign Up Log In Home Forum How To Download News Encyclopedia High-Tech Health Sign Up Language English Español Deutsch Français Reboot or logoff/logon to apply. Check This Out
Note: You will need to login to Windows with an account with administrator privileges. and that's it..Life was never the same again .. Report AK- Oct 25, 2012 at 01:51 PM Many Thanks..it was really helpful...:-) God bless you. If the issue is not resolved, proceed to the next troubleshooting step.
Report tary- May 6, 2011 at 05:33 AM thks jason, it worked for my laptop, thank you so mach Report Annie- May 7, 2011 at 09:23 AM thankies sir jason. Uninstalling the driver and restarting the computer will reinstall the driver which will resolve most issues related to the device driver. Type devmgmt.msc in the Run dialog box, then press Enter key to view Device Manager. ElleJoGoJul 27, 2011, 4:28 AM aford10 said: Try running this diagnostic scan.http://support.microsoft.com/gp/cd_dvd_drive_problemsIf that doesn't help, try editing your registryhttp://support.microsoft.com/kb/982116 Thank you so much it worked.
Open the folder that contains the files you want to burn, and then drag and drop the files into the empty disc folder. Press the Windows key + R to open the Run dialog box. It doesn't recognize it even after u put one in and PC told u too. Dell Inspiron Cd Drive Not Working Although it all only has 0 bytes.
Report trigel- Feb 13, 2009 at 05:38 PM I have been told it is probably the higfh and low filters I need to fix....I can get there but do not know Dell Dvd Driver Download To uninstall and reinstall the driver, follow the instructions below: Press the Windows key + R to open the Run dialog box. Try different brands of recordable (R) or rewritable (RW) disc. Just to test I reinstalled pc tune up and to my surprise, the problem hasn't reappeared.
I have not changed anything. Dell Dvd Drive Not Working Windows 10 The instructions will help you resolve the problem in some instances if the drive has not failed completely. In the right pane, if it does not already exist, create a new 32-bit DWORD value. (Note: How to write a 32 bit DWORD; If you press edit -> new-> DWORD Right-click the CD/DVD/Blu-ray drive that is listed, and then click Uninstall.
khanjan20Jun 26, 2011, 2:46 PM Hi, even I have the same problem,, I have Dell studio 1555 laptop and the DVD drive is not working now after 1 year...How to get http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/disk-drives/f/3534/t/19339675 Your feedback has been sent. Dell Dvd Driver Not Working You scratch that lense you are buying a whole new DVD drive. Dell Laptop Dvd Drive Not Working Windows 7 Follow the steps below to set the AutoPlay settings to defaults.
This will help you identify if the issue with just the 3rd party recording software or the optical disk drive. his comment is here If there was no disc that came with your Dell computer, you can download the software from My Dell Downloads. In the Burn a Disc dialog box, type a name for this disc in the Disc title box, click With a CD/DVD player, and then click Next. Helpful +4 Report viren Jun 18, 2010 at 12:11 AM One thing that helped me out was cleaning the DVD rom drive with cotton swabs...I was about to take it for Dell Laptop Cd Drive Not Opening
solved DVD drive not working Tom's Hardware Around the World Tom's Hardware Around the World Denmark Norway Finland Russia France Turkey Germany UK Italy USA Subscribe to Tom's Hardware Search the I did easily get to filters and administrative stuff. Table of Contents: Symptom Troubleshooting steps Symptom The CD, DVD or Blu-ray drive on your computer may not be able to recognize or read any discs. this contact form Write that while you understand that the one year warranty has expired, you'd expect the computer to last a great deal longer than that.
Searching for the whole word gpedit.msc found the console for me in Win 7. Optical Disk Drive Is Not Recognized In Microsoft Windows Report mbm- Feb 23, 2013 at 01:07 AM try updating your audio drivers if your cd is workind and dvd is not. There are many different brands and types of recordable, some perform better than others.
Anyone have any idea? Note: It is required that you click on the above link on the Dell computer that you are having trouble with. To run a Diagnostic on your CD, DVD or Blu-ray drive, browse to the Optical Drive Diagnostic and follow the instructions. How To Play Cd On Dell Inspiron Select the Operating System installed on your computer to find more information about how to restore your computer to factory defaults: Windows 10 Windows 8.1 or Windows 8 Windows 7 (Dell
Back to Top Run the Microsoft CD/DVD Fix it troubleshooter Microsoft Fix it is a diagnostic software developed by Microsoft which allows detecting potential troubles which may affect a computer running Clean the laptop drive and itll surely work.This worked for me after a year of contemplating. Dell System Detect and Dell SupportAssist application will be installed to run a diagnostic on the devices of your computer. navigate here Dell computers are built with a small amount of hard disk space reserved for reinstalling your operating system.
Enabling it disables all feature via Windows, but not 3rd party vendor software. I also have a Dell Inspiron 51550 and I used to be able to put in both R AND RW cd's into it and play them back. SOMEBODY PLEASE HELP Report Xander- Apr 22, 2009 at 03:54 PM I tried your solution...it didn't work...did it exactly to the letter created a new DWORD (32 bit) Named it NoCDBurning...assigned Kitts & Nevis St.
Note: You will need to login to Windows with an account with administrator privileges.