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Old 09-19-2010, 06:03 AM   #1 (permalink)
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My HL-DT-ST DVDRRW GSA-H20L will play CDs just fine, and will also play burnt DVDs and a very select few purchased DVDs, but 99% of DVDs I've tried to play don't work at all (absolutely no reading of DVD material, nothing in explore DVD-drive and no prompts to play the DVD). It's like I've open the tray and then closed it again. Any help with this problem would be much appreciated.
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Default Re: DVD drive not playing DVDs

I’ve heard lots of people with this model having the same problem. You could try updating the driver if there is any available or even a firmware update, could also be a codec issue so try that as well. The firmware update would be the very last option to try.
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Eric, please use smaller text. It looks out of proportion.

I suspect it is a PCB problem. The board inside your DVD burner is acting up.
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