If you still experience problems with the disc, go to step 3. Anonymous May 15, The not reading the blank DVD started after I crashed this computer. Anonymous Apr 13, Check with your System Maker and Device maker for both possible firmware updates and the correct Registry entries for your drive. If you still experience problems with the disc, make sure that the sound card in the computer is compatible with the DVD drive. TechSpot is dedicated to computer enthusiasts and power users.

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The driver worked before Try updating the firmware of your cd rom drive.

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Your answer needs to include more details to help people. If this is a hardware problem, i have no problem buying a new dvd-rom, but if it is a driver problem i am afraid i will have the same issue even with new hardware. I had this problem yesterday. They are both LG. I have also removed all my burning software and tried to delete the upper and lower filters but their are none there I followed the instructions from the HP Compaq website. Click the Advanced Settings tab.


User Replied on June 2, Here is a link to google to search for driver software: Add your comment to this article You need to be a member to leave a comment. All looks good but if there is a DVD in the drive XP will not copy files to the drive in order to burn them. However, the video adapter may not fully decode a DVD movie. Try to clean the lens of the dvd by using a cd lens cleaner. Note Many video adapters help decode DVD discs.

Not sure if any automatic vistaa changed things, or the fact that my free CA antivirus program from Time Warner seems to have an old signature file has anything to do with the change. Sorry this didn’t help. You can’t post answers that contain an email address. Exactly the same problem.

It opens and closes but in device manager there is the yellow question mark. PC HP is barely a week old.

ATAPI DVD A DH16A1L not reading blank dvd’s

What i can say is, D16a1l have had this problem before with a “Combo drive” and it turned out to be a failure of the circuit board inside the drive itself so hardware basicly Sign up for freeit takes 30 seconds. Posted on Dec 06, This is a firmware issue that I am also having the same problem with. Also chek the speed for you DVD and disk you using. Already have an account? The email address entered is already associated to an account.


How can this be resolved.

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Posted on Feb 10, TrevorT2 Apr 01, Visga Apr 02, Posted on Apr 01, The entire pc is as it was purchased with vista factory installed and kept up to date since. You can help protect yourself from scammers by verifying that the contact is a Microsoft Agent or Microsoft Employee and that the phone number bista an official Microsoft global customer service number. But it does sound like the same thing i had on a combo drive in the past.

Thanks Posted by Seanwho on Feb 10, Not finding what you are looking for?