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DVD drive won't read NEW DVDs it has burned

Q: DVD drive won't read NEW DVDs it has burned

Gwarsh Hope this isn't too long to be boring Yes what a has burned won't DVDs drive DVD it read NEW weird problem it is the dvd drive reads all the previous DVDs it has burned but not the new ones I tested the new DVDs on my other laptop eMachines Windows Pro which reads them perfectly The problematic DVD DVD drive won't read NEW DVDs it has burned drive also reads the new and old discs burned by that other laptop I use Windows s own burner app I've tested also CDburnerXP which gave the same results This could be a problem caused by burning data from an external drive I do this sometimes usually by accident And this is because Windows always copies the external data to a temporary burn folder on C-drive and I tend to take time designing the temporary to-be-burned data with the wizard making new folders deleting files inserting new files quot resinserting quot deleted files completely deleting files and yet starting over with same files I've checked and the temporary burn folders are empty I have three drives C D and E Is it weird that I have three temporary burn folders when there's only drive E that uses the burner There's one folder with today's date and the other are - years older Should I delete the older ones I remember I've had this problem once before a year or two back I think but I remember even then the thing got fixed accidentally meaning something that didn't make sense to me at the time

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A: DVD drive won't read NEW DVDs it has burned

Hi there

DVD's should be FINALIZED before they will read in different DVD drives / standard DVD players etc. You might still have a session open on Multi-session.

Check also HOW you are burning DVD's - there's quite a few different things -- for example data (as a DVD-ROM), as an .ISO as a VIDEO DVD as a DVD rip etc etc. DVD authoring also requires a different setup such as "cloning" or copying DVD's. Also are the DVD's Double layer or what. All sorts of possible things here.

Subject is a bit too complex without more info.

Cheers
jimbo

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A:Cd Drive can't read burned cds or dvds, or older cds...

Maybe this will be of some help:
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;Q321641

Of course you've checked and re-seated all cables.
 

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A:DVD RW drive will not read DVDs (But will read CDs)

Yes. there are two lasers, and it sounds as though one has failed.
Replace the drive.
 

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A:DVD Drive won't read DVDs

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Is the drive int, or ext? USb, maybe?

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A:DVD Drive Won't Read DVDs

Microsoft Fix it Center Online - http://fixitcenter.support.microsoft.com/Portal

MS Fixit, Optical Drives - http://support.microsoft.com/kb/982116

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A:DVD Drive will not read any dvds

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A:DVD drive wont read DVDs :(

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A:Why won't dvd rom drive read blank dvds???

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How old is the DVD drive and do Cds play and work OK?
 

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Check for Firmware upgrade @ LG's Support site. Sometimes updates are released to increase compatibility with more brands of media (disks).

ReadMe from latest Firmware v1.06 download.






LG Electronics Service Online :: Home



Click on "Device Driver" (small image of floppy disk) then choose DVD ROM (Writer) from the product drop menu and then search. Your drive's firmware comes up in a list amongst others. File name is GSA-H55N_106.zip






=========================
LG Electronics GSA-H55N
Firmware Version 1.06
=========================

Never update the firmware if the problem you’re having is the drive
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------------------
Version History
------------------
v106
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Supported Drives
--------------------

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------------------------
Upgrade Instructions
------------------------

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A:Solved: dvd drive wont read dvds

This is a common failure. Replace the drive.
 

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Hum maybe something wrong with the codec or damage to the initial read area - look at the very inner "start" surface as they read disks from the centre to the outside just like the old vinyl records used to read from out to in ( a very long spiral).

Look for scuffs and scratches though they tend to have to be pretty bad on DVD's. Blu ray disks are a little more susceptible because they use a finer "burn" line than the ordinary DVD's

I don't know where you are but if the problem is damage either take it back to the seller or try and repair the damage by buffing with some silver cleaning polish DON'T use brass cleaner as it uses solvents and will "melt" the disk surface the silver polish like Silvo is water based.
It takes a bit of elbow grease but works fine for me on DVD's and CD's and sue mainly an in to out cleaning action (straight strokes) .

You can but cleaning kits but in my experience they do more damage than good especially the ones that use a spinning disk that "wanders in an elliptical fashion over the disk surface

It could also just be a bad manufactured disk.

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How old is the DVD drive.
The most common failure item in a computer built in the past 10 years is the optical drive. The laser burns out, or the laser gets out of alignment, or the belt slips, or the drive wheel slips.
They generally last about a year, but if you use them a lot, they will fail after six months.
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A:Optical Drive not listed and won't read or write DVDs

CD and DVD use different parts within the drive. It is very possible that the dvd laser failed and the CD part still works fine. As a very simple test, boot the machine with a bootable dvd [optical drive set as first boot device in bios/uefi] If it will not boot with a bootable dvd, the drive has failed. Note you can use a windows install dvd or a linux live dvd for this test.
 

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Hello MeganMKennedy. Welcome to the forum.

The most common problem is that iTunes adds an UPPERFILTERS key to your registry. Deleting that key can correct the problem if that is the case.

This solution is very common and has been suggested and done many times and is quite easy.

The following link provides 2 solutions. The first "Mr Fixit" just does the deletion automatically. If you want to check for it and delete it manually you canm use option 2.
Your CD drive or DVD drive is missing or is not recognized by Windows or other programs

If it is not that then you can try this:
http://support.microsoft.com/mats/cd...problems/en-us

Device Manager will say the device is working properly only because it is 1) recognized by the BIOS, and 2) has a working driver. This, of course, ignores the fact that the device has problems functioning. It is an annoying message to see when you are having a problem!

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Thanks,

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A:DVD drive plays movies but won't read blank DVDs

Download DVD Info Pro

Install it
Activate Later (button, bottom right hand corner)

Now you know for sure, if it can write DVDs
 

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Did you not reinstall Vista after installing the old hard drive? if not, do that. If you did already, make sure you have Service Pack 1 and all possible drivers.

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A:cd dvd combo drive plays dvds but will not read audio or data cds

Well, here's what you can do to narrow it down to a software issue. You said the drive obviously was working when you reloaded your OS from the factory restore disks, which I have no dispute on. So how about rebooting with one of those disks in there again (the first one thats bootable), if it boots off of that again great, but be sure to cancel everything so it doesn't wipe your existing system.

Provided it boots from that your drive is still good, and it is something in Windows, something I can't think of right now though
 

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Hi telscosasie,
Welcome to the forum.
Go to device manager & check the drivers, make sure they are up to date.
You might also like to try & re-boot:-

How to troubleshoot a problem by performing a clean boot in Windows Vista or in Windows 7

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A:Burned DVDs Skip

for the first one, what kind of file / movie is it?
 

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A:No Sound on Burned DVDs

I've seen a lot of views but no help. Here's to hoping...
 

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bump! Please help if you can. I'm not technologically-savvy, so I have no idea how to fix this DVD problem.

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You could give WinX Free DVD Ripper a try.It supports all types of DVDs ........ rip all types of DVDs into AVI, WMV, FLV, MOV, MPEG1/2, MP4, etc. video formats.

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Are you converting them to DVD video format (MPEG2) or just burning them as data in their native format (WMV, AVI, etc)?

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A:Files on burned CD/DVDs not showing

Did you finalise the DVDs when you burned them?

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Originally Posted by glatzfront


I use Acronis True Image 11 for backing up, all from the bootable CD, I don't have Acronis installed. After creating an image I verify it with Acronis. I also like to burn the image to DVDs and verify them on DVD also. When I burn them to DVDs with Vista, Acronis wont recognize them to verify or restore. If I burn them with Nero Acronis will verify them and can restore them.

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Any body know what the difference is between burning them with Nero verses Vista in relation to Acronis not recognizing the images burned to DVDs by Vista?



Since I've never used the built-in disk burning capabilities of either XP or Vista, I cannot be sure, but it would seem though that the disk being burned with Vista is not following standard protocols, which is why Acronis is having a hard time reading those disks.

If you really must use Vista to burn the disks, then do slowly, and mark the options to ensure compatibility across a wide range of platforms. Or, just continue using Nero to burm the CDs.

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A:Solved: Burned DVDs do not play on PV

Re my earlier post, I should add that bought pre-recorded DVDs (movies, etc) play perfectly via my PC.
 

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What happens if you simply copy and paste them?
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/burned-data-dvds-corrupt.816157/
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Welcome to Seven Forums
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Edit

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Need more info.

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http://support.microsoft.com/gp/cd_dvd_drive_problems

.
 

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the disc worked before but i hadn't watched it in a while...the first time i tried to run it windows had detected it and the video was skipping...so i tried to clean the disc and run it again...the disc has practically no scratches on it....sometimes windows detects the cd but when i try to copy it the source directory cannot be opened or something like that...the only software that recognises my cd is imgburn but i get a plethora of bad sectors when i try to make an iso from the disc..is there any way i can save my disc?
 

A:4 year old burned vcd cannot be read

Have you tried opening with the software that you originally recorded it?. Assuming it is your recording.
 

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Hello:

I am using an "HP Pavilion (zv5240us)" Notebook PC runing Windows XP Home.

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The drive is a "Toshiba" DVD/CD-ROM (SD-R2512).

I have looked but have found reason for the problem.

Can anyone help?

Regards
 

A:Solved: cd-rom / can't read Burned CDs

You will only be able to read CD's created by Adaptec's Direct CD on computers with that programme installed (specifically the 'Direct CD' part of Adaptec) or maybe a computer with a UDF viewer installed. No Windows machine can read those types of disc natively.
Which brings up the question of how the Nero discs were burned? Nero has a similar INCD programme whereby, if used, the same rules as above apply.
If burned with Nero's Burning Rom, what type of discs are they? Were the discs finalised? Non finalised burned discs can cause problems when trying to read them on a drive that did not create them.
 

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A:DVD Burner Will Not Read Discs Burned On It

See if https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/...?wa=wsignin1.0 helps

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Among my regular troubleshooting I thought maybe my Blu Ray burner was going bad so I bought a brand new drive from a different manufacturer and it still won't read. Don't recall having this problem in the past.
Hoping someone has had a similar issue. Not even sure how to search for this without a super long string.

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Hi.

I have a Tecra T9100 and the MAT****A DVDROM now won't*read burned CDs.
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I noticed this after upgrading the BIOS with the 1.6 version.

Is there something else I need to do / configure / install ?

Thank you.

A:Tecra 9100 won't read burned CDs

Hi

Maybe you should check different CDs from different manufacturers and should change the burning speed to the slowest one.

If this will not help then a CD/DVD drive issue might be the reason why not all disks are readable.

Cheers

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