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The CD/DVD driver is operating system generic and can be reinstalled from the Device Manager. restart', with the first laptop, but does not seem to work. When I try to open it, I get this error message "E:/ Application not found". Once rebooted it recognises CDs but not DVDs. useful reference

Click on the start menu, and type: devmgmt.msc in the search box and press the enter key to open the Device Manager window. It was working fine until recently. I also have the Sony DVD DW-56A in a Sony VGN A297XP laptop. Try some different software to read/write your discs and see if that works.

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Mr Sony service centre tells me he is 99% certain the DVD laser is gone and the next step is to backup all my data and send it back for repair. Password Site Map Posting Help Register Rules Today's Posts Search Site Map Home Forum Rules Members List Contact Us Community Links Pictures & Albums Members List Search Forums Show Threads buying new internal Hard disc for Sony vaio laptop low disc space on C. Does anybody know if the DVD read head and the CD read head separate, or are they the same thing?

Eight days after having bought it, and having copied about 80 or so CD's into iTunes, the drive would not respond even to CD ROM's. Then, restart the computer to install the default CD/DVD driver automatically from the operating system. Any he Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report Inappropriate Content ‎12-12-2013 09:06 AM edited {1} Sure, It's VGN-FW520FThanks! Sony Vaio Dvd Drive Replacement Can anyone help?With thanks,Lani84 Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Did you try a new drive?

Hence the word "had" It went up on me and sony gave me a hard time about it. Sony Vaio Dvd Driver Download They won't solve the problem but it may identify the cause: -1. Good Luck. http://community.sony.com/t5/VAIO-Software-Other-Operating/My-sony-vaio-laptop-does-not-recognize-the-cd-dvd-drive-It-did-a/td-p/108049/page/2 This should be fixed with an upgrade since I previously had these problems with other drives manufactured before certain media is in the market.I called SONY no update and PIONEER is

Proffitt Forum moderator / January 17, 2008 10:21 PM PST In reply to: Nope, System Restore doesn't work apparently... Sony Vaio Dvd Drive Price Report Inappropriate Content Reply 0 Kudos cutie_pie Enthusiast Posts: 4 Registered: ‎02-15-2014 Message 12 of 121 (18,542 Views) Re: My sony vaio laptop does not recognize the cd/dvd drive. Apr 1, 2006 #13 Tedster Techspot old timer..... Any he Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report Inappropriate Content ‎11-18-2013 12:39 AM edited {1} Wonderful Suggestion !!!

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Any help? Proffitt Forum moderator / February 1, 2008 5:29 AM PST In reply to: It didn't help... Sony Vaio Wont Play Dvd Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report Inappropriate Content ‎03-31-2013 10:16 AM edited {1} Solved! Sony Vaio Cd Drive Not Opening I have exactly the same problem I suppose.

Showing results for  Search instead for  Do you mean  Go to... http://tekconceptllc.com/sony-vaio/sony-vaio-cd-rom-drive-not-working.php After reading all the other comments about the sonyDVD RW DW-D56A its clear its crap and after paying a lot of money for the computer i'd think twice about buying again I´d thought that if this is the case it won´t play anything at all, so I consider a software problem but I am not sure. my burner reads and burns cd's without a hitch it reads dvd's just fine but when i put a blank dvd in it tells me that it is full and i Sony Vaio Dvd Drive Not Working Windows 10

Programs transfer [SOLVED] Go to Sleep? I can read all DVD discs, but not any CDs, especially home-pressed data discs. Report Inappropriate Content Reply 0 Kudos meghanmarie Rookie Posts: 1 Registered: ‎02-23-2014 Message 17 of 121 (18,369 Views) Re: My sony vaio laptop does not recognize the cd/dvd drive. http://tekconceptllc.com/sony-vaio/sony-vaio-dvd-drive-is-not-working.php Proffitt Forum moderator / January 30, 2008 4:42 AM PST In reply to: Still no luck http://forums.cnet.com/5208-7591_102-0.html?forumID=26&threadID=281884&messageID=2691996 notes another person who cured their CD/DVD drive issue with this advice.

OS is WIN XP. Vaio-link Disc E shows 98.7 GB. It did a month ago, but not now.

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ny suggestionsAndy o The problem with the operating system not recognizing the CD drive could either be a problem with hardware (the physical drive) or software (drivers related to the drive).If If you have a NEW ISSUE, create a new post with all the gritty details.Bob Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Got your email re. It's now out of warranty so I would have to pay Sony 12.50 Sterling to get an answer. Sony Vaio Laptop Dvd Drive Not Ejecting You can probably find a replacement online:http://www.ebay.com/sch/i.html?_odkw=sony+VPCEA36FA+dvd+drive&_osacat=0&_from=R40&_trksid=p2045573.m...With you model of Sony VAIO laptop, I don't know if you'll find the right bezel color, but if you buy a replacment with a

Rang Sony servise as its still under warrenty and using the vaio-link website www.vaio-link.com/ updated my optical driver. It did a month ago, but not now. And yes some will not do it since it's not an exact match. Get More Info ny suggestionsAndy 4 answers Last reply May 16, 2013 More about sony vaio disc drive working kenriversMar 12, 2013, 3:30 AM You may find these links helpful:http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/document?cc=us&lc=en&dlc=en&docname=bph07146http://support.microsoft.com/kb/314060 Faraz HasanMay 15, 2013,

Plz help! Uninstall all such software, perform the registry upper/lowerfilters removal and don't install such software. Report Inappropriate Content Reply 0 Kudos TimSu Expert Posts: 480 Registered: ‎10-10-2013 Message 6 of 121 (117,547 Views) Re: My sony vaio laptop does not recognize the cd/dvd drive. Aug 20, 2011 dvd-rom not playing/recognizing dvds but plays cds Apr 27, 2007 Add New Comment You need to be a member to leave a comment.

It did a month ago, but not now. Apr 21, 2006 #20 DarkKnyte TS Rookie something similar I have a similar problem. I still have the same exact problem. Actually It´s strange because it plays the CD but after 1 or 2 minutes it just stops playing the song.

Exit Registry Editor and restart the computer. After booting the first DVD I put in is read fine and can be used normally. All drivers updated Apr 24, 2015 My DVD is not reading DVDs , but it reads CDs Sep 7, 2005 Sony Vaio DVD ROM stopped reading home made CDs and DVDs It gives the following message instead:'Cannot open the tray of the optical drive.Please try again to eject the tray after close the all using softwares or after shutdown the system and

Hope this helps ~Tim If my post answers your question, please mark it as "Accept as Solution" Report Inappropriate Content Reply 0 Kudos cutie_pie Enthusiast Posts: 4 Registered: ‎02-15-2014 Message 9 Modifying it incorrectly can cause system instability.If the problem still persists:• In the ‘Run’ box, ‘devmgmt.msc’ in the box and click OK.• Locate the CD/DVD drive section and expand it.• Right When you are prompted to confirm the deletion, click Yes. SONY Sony Sites Electronics PlayStation Entertainment Support Search Register | Sign In | Help All Discussion Boards Home Webcast Discussion General Inspiration International Support Videos & Podcasts Videos y Podcasts Product