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Old 04-01-2006, 10:35 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I have a lite-on DVDRW SHM-165P6S

The problem is I can use normal CD's not a problem and game DVD's but when i put a movie dvd in it starts clicking and cant even read the dvd at all.
Does anybody have any ideas
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how many discs have you tried? burned or original pressed discs?
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i have used 3 original dvd's
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thats odd, do you mean it can't play the dvd or it just doesn't seem to read the disc? could be the region setting :/
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call the service centre, or look at the FAQ section of your manual.
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thats odd, do you mean it can't play the dvd or it just doesn't seem to read the disc? could be the region setting :/
it just doesnt even read it and a serious of clicks start when it tries to.

And i have gone through the troubleshooting setion and it says it cant help
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well the clicking sounds like the discs have errors. so all data dvds work? just not dvd video?
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Well you would think so but i have tried 3 original DVD's and they all have the same problem but use them on a normal dvd player and they all work fine
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have you tried updating the drivers??

i've had two lite-on drives now, both were very tempremental when writing discs/dvd's
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