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Old 01-01-2005, 09:34 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default DVD-ROM Problems

I am using a Lite-On LTD-163 DVD-ROM drive on Windows XP. The drive will no longer read discs and will lock up. The light on the drive is constantly flashing and i must eject the disc using a paperclip. Also, when i first put in the disc, when it spins the disc rattles in the drive. Please help!

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Old 01-01-2005, 09:49 PM   #2 (permalink)
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nothing to say but your drive sounds like its about to tottaly crap out on ya (like it hasnt already)

try reinstalling the drivers through the device manager, dont know if it help (worth a try)

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Old 01-01-2005, 10:52 PM   #3 (permalink)
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yea i suggest just getting a new dvd drive because that is pretty much crap
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