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You can find the drivershere. I have problem with detecting DVDs. All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices Login _ Welcome to TechSpot Why should I register? Please be aware thatsome functions may not work after upgrading to Windows 10. this page

Would be glad to hear if owner of same model have experienced the same issues, I am sending the unit for repair. If this function was working before you upgrade to Windows 10 then this might be a computabilityissue. Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? can anyone help? https://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

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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 Please help. Any he Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report Inappropriate Content ‎04-02-2013 06:27 PM edited {1} Hi PSD1701, I suggest This would open the Run box.• Type ‘regedit’ in the box and click OK.• When you get the registry editor, navigate to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\ SYSTEM\ CurrentControlSet\ Control\ Class\ {4D36E965-E325-11CE-BFC1-08002BE10318}• In the right

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Aug 22, 2005 #3 Spike TS Evangelist Posts: 2,168 USA is indeed region 1 REGION 1 -- USA, Canada REGION 2 -- Japan, Europe, South Africa, Middle East, Greenland REGION 3 Say for instance i load a Disney DVD into the dvd-rom, usually your mouse will show a sand-clock icon that means the cd is loading or if you using vista, either I guess region is used to play DVD videos. http://community.sony.com/t5/VAIO-Hardware-Networking/My-Sony-Vaio-does-not-recognize-the-cd-dvd-player/td-p/41555 It pulls out horizontally away from the door edge and you just lift it enough to clear the center spindle and no more.

An audit from Intel's Processor Identification Utility reveals the following: ---------------------------------------- Intel(R) Processor Identification Utility Version: 4.30.20101214... Sony Vaio Dvd Drive Price If there is no error and the drive is reported as working normally, try Uninstalling the drive by right-clicking on it in Device Manager and choosing Uninstall. Then I moved the transport to each end of the travel and cleaned any excess grease that squeezed out. Apr 18, 2006 #18 jimmie7700 TS Rookie it would appear that your cd is done.

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Then all of a sudden, I am not sure though if its because I have downloaded the Sony updates, the DVD-rom doesn't seem to detect my DVDs or CDs anymore. Problems like this are often media related.It does sound like the DVD is not being finallised. 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 bought a CD cleaner to try cleaning the DVD-rom, but it can't be played because it is not detecting the CD at all!

It did a month ago, but not now. this website I have a Sony Vaio, C Series (VGN-C25G). But its of no use. Showing results for  Search instead for  Do you mean  Sign Up Home > VAIO Computers > VAIO - Software & Other Operating Systems > My sony vaio laptop does not recognize Sony Vaio Dvd Drive Not Working Windows 10

There was an earlier thread on another forum and it had a partial solution that only worked for me once. Look in Device Manager to see if there are any errors against your DVD/CD-ROM drive.Start -> Right-Click My Computer -> Properties -> Hardware -> Device Manager - expand DVD/CD-ROM Drives and Can this laptop DESKTOP-G23MLGI play wow? Get More Info If there is an Error Code or a yellow triangle with a !

MY QUESTION IS THIS......Is it possible to have it replaced with a DIFFERENT drive (compatible)? Vaio-link I am using XP operating system. I would first check if there is a yellow bang in device manager for the optical drive.

The thread is here - http://en.kioskea.net/forum/affich-12954-dvd-rw-will-not-read-anything (same as one you linked to) .

It is not at all reading DVD. 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 I can read all DVD discs, but not any CDs, especially home-pressed data discs. Sony Vaio Laptop Dvd Drive Not Ejecting Sorry Sean Aug 22, 2005 #8 Geek Squad #851 TS Rookie If your drive reads cd's, but not dvd's That indicates that the hardware works fine.

If my post answers your question, please mark it as an "Accepted Solution." Report Inappropriate Content Reply 7 Kudos rosieme Enthusiast Posts: 1 Registered: ‎09-01-2013 Message 3 of 121 (122,525 Views) I have tried these sites:- http://www.randomfix.com/2007/04/12/windows-vista-%E2%80%93-missing-cddvd-rom-drive/ http://en.kioskea.net/forum/affich-12954-dvd-rw-will-not-read-anything http://support.microsoft.com/kb/929461 Update: Thanks for your answers. How fast is your internet? see here Try some different software to read/write your discs and see if that works.

In the navigation pane, locate and then click the following registry subkey: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Class\{4D36E965-E325-11CE-BFC1-08002BE10318} In the right pane, click UpperFilters/LowerFilters. I tried the steps you suggested, but even after the registry has been updated, the same symptoms persist.My Vaio's model number is PCG-3J1L. It did a month ago, but not now. Please help Im wanting to reload my operating system and i know i will need to find some drivers b4 i do that...

Aug 22, 2005 #7 AtK SpAdE TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 1,495 I had trouble with the same exact DVD-RW. If your computer happens to still boot from DVD's but they just dont' function in windows there are some DVD/CD burning softwares that write drivers to the registry that can sometimes Click on the start menu, and type: devmgmt.msc in the search box and press the enter key to open the Device Manager window. Re-booting your Vaio will reinstall the drivers.5.

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, After logging a call to the support team, I'm still finding I'm having problems.Is this a problem through-out Sony? 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 !!! Rang Sony servise as its still under warrenty and using the vaio-link website www.vaio-link.com/ updated my optical driver.

Report Inappropriate Content Reply 0 Kudos TimSu Expert Posts: 480 Registered: ‎10-10-2013 Message 6 of 121 (117,614 Views) Re: My sony vaio laptop does not recognize the cd/dvd drive. Vaio care always says there is no disc in the drive. Reply 0 Kudos Report Content rich912 Expert 7,059 Posts November 2006 Re: IF YOU HAVE DVD/CD DRIVE PROBLEMS - READ THIS> Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Victoria · 7 months ago 0 Thumbs up 0 Thumbs down Comment Add a comment Submit · just now Report Abuse my guess is software, or a Driver uninstall you DVD

Want to build a free website? somewhere in there you should have a region tab (if i remember correctly) set the region to US which should be a 1(may want to confirm the correct region code) and It did a month ago, but not now. Report Inappropriate Content Reply 0 Kudos « Previous 1 2 3 … 13 Next » « Message Listing « Previous Topic Next Topic » Get Social New Solutions Subject Author Where