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Old 01-23-2005, 12:06 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default dvdplayer wont read DVDs

I have an HP 400c dvd player on my computer and when i put a dvd in it wont notice i have the dvd in there until i retart my computer. Does anyone kno why it does this and if i can fix it so i don't have to restart my computer jsut so it can notice i have a dvd in there?

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Old 01-23-2005, 04:03 PM   #2 (permalink)
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do you have a dvd player installed on ur computer? such as maybe cyberlink powerdvd or something?

or is ur problem something different???

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Old 01-23-2005, 07:13 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Is this a newe drive that you just added?

I had a dvdrw drive that was new and could not read a cdrom. If its not a new drive, than make sure you have software to play dvds.
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Old 01-23-2005, 08:56 PM   #4 (permalink)
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no it's worked before... i have interactual player and dvdn shrink but i dunno if that would effect anything (i kinda doubt it). Also when i go to my computer and look at the drive it used to say the name of the movie and now nothing shows up and there is nothing in the folder.
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