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Windows 7: LG DVD drive and windows 7 - wake up problems

20 Mar 2012   #1
Stephan54

win 7 64b ultimate
 
 
LG DVD drive and windows 7 - wake up problems

We have an Asus v6-p7h55e, windows 7 prof 64bit which shows an annoying fault.
After going to sleep it will not totally wake up, but keeps hanging at the LG DVD drive.
The drive makes repeated sounds like it is in action (no dvd in it) and keeps on doing so, till I power of the pc (power button). After a restart it reaches the windows screen and then the screen goes black. After powering off again it will start without complaints.
According to the shop this is a known Windows problem.
Our other two computers (also desktops) very seldom show this behaviour.

Does someone know the cause and solution to this problem.

Thanks.
Stephan


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20 Mar 2012   #2
Britton30
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

Can you enter BIOS and have a look at the boot drive priorities please?
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20 Mar 2012   #3
Stephan54

win 7 64b ultimate
 
 

1. External media
2. DVD drive
3. Harddrive

Hope this helps
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20 Mar 2012   #4
Britton30
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

Thanks, that is how it should be. Try swapping the External Media and the DVD drive.

1. DVD drive
2. External media
3. Harddrive

Also try making the Hard Drive first.
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20 Mar 2012   #5
Stephan54

win 7 64b ultimate
 
 

Thanks again for the speedy reply.
The pc is in use now. We usully do not allow it to go to sleep and do a full shut down when we take a longer break.
Will report back later (tomorrow) with the results of swapping the boot order.
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