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Windows 7: Windows 7 losing my DVD drive contents


27 May 2009   #1

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Windows 7 losing my DVD drive contents

I am using 7127 windows 7 X64. On a portable computer, the darn DVD disc contents is there one second, then it will no longer load a DVD. The device is still in device manager. Sometimes it will read the DVD after a reboot, other times it will not. I am trying to load software at the moment with multiple DVD's.
I will get the first one to start, then when it asks for the second, I put it in, and the DVD drive will not read it. Any ideas?

Dave

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27 May 2009   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 Retail RTM, Ubuntu 9.10
 
 

Sounds like the drive is die'in
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29 May 2009   #3

 

How much memory do you have?
If your not using multi DVDs do you still have the same problem?
more spec's would help.
using Windows 7 is sort of like "Honestly my 4 door Ford Midsized Sedan gets over 50 mpg".
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