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Windows 7: CD/DVD Drive Problem

07 Jun 2017   #1
bigmck

Windows 7 Home Premium 32-Bit - Build 7600 SP1
 
 
CD/DVD Drive Problem

When I load my disc (tried both CD and DVD) to play, light flashes for 7 seconds and it stops. Device Manager says it is installed OK. In Computer and drive Properties, it says "This Device is Working Properly". == The drive is not reading the disks but everything appears in order. I don't want to buy a new Drive if it is a Software Problem. Have any of you run across this before? Thanks


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07 Jun 2017   #2
ThrashZone

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit
 
 

Hi,
Not in a while since I replaced a very old acer burner
Try to create a winpe recovery cd with free macrium reflect
Afterwards try to boot to it on start up.
Imaging with free Macrium - Windows 7 Help Forums
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08 Jun 2017   #3
bigmck

Windows 7 Home Premium 32-Bit - Build 7600 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by ThrashZone View Post
Hi,
Not in a while since I replaced a very old acer burner
Try to create a winpe recovery cd with free macrium reflect
Afterwards try to boot to it on start up.
Imaging with free Macrium - Windows 7 Help Forums
Thanks for the post, but the drive will not read anything. I am going to go down tomorrow and get a new drive. We'll see if that does the job.
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