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Windows 7: My windows don't read cds/dvds

06 Nov 2013   #1
rockocool

Windows 7 32 bits
 
 
My windows don't read cds/dvds

Hello , so i got a windows 7 for 32 bits on a laptop .and i wanna reinstall my windows to windows 8 or again 7 but my windows doesn't read any cd/dvds . for exemple : i put the cd in the cd room then i go to mycomputer
that E: which is for cd rom assigned seems empty and when i double click it say to insert a cd even if the cd is allready inside . so i tried many things i couldn't succeed . helpppppppp


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06 Nov 2013   #2
AmericanPharaoh

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
 
 

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07 Nov 2013   #3
indianacarnie

 

Welcome to the forums!

Have you tried using another drive? See if plugging in a removable/usb drive and see if that works.
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07 Nov 2013   #4
rockocool

Windows 7 32 bits
 
 

the stick does work so i made a bootable stick with windows xp but when i restart to get into the setup it doesnt detect it . it skips after the part you have to press any key to run the setup and it goes directly to windows 7 . i did check the bios and first is usb set.. help ?
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