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Windows 7: Won't read discs??

06 Jan 2010   #1
krogsi

Windows 7
 
 
Won't read discs??

Hey SevenForums.

Just bought my new computer yesterday. Its a HP Pavilion and i have tried to put in two discs containing games, and the computer just won't read them?
It even says there's no disc inserted. Please help!!!


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06 Jan 2010   #2
richc46

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Windows 7 Home Premium SP1, clean install, upgrade disc
 
 

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06 Jan 2010   #3
MacGyvr

Windows 7 Ultimate RTM (Technet)
 
 

Follow these instructions carefully...it may fix the issue.

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