Dear Sioned, Thank you for your reply. So I didn’t have LowerFilters so the information didn’t work. I’ve seen optical and hard drives across various brands and models where the drive will get slightly loose. Files on my Dell Portable backup Hard Drive are missing. Now it has stopped working again and refuses to read any discs. Please try again later.

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Microsoft Windows 10 Microsoft Windows 8 or 8. Was this answer helpful? The driver may be dell inspiron cd/dvd or missing. Before beginning the diagnostic, ensure you have the proper media that you wish to troubleshoot.

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If the button is greyed out, proceed to the next troubleshooting step. Sorry, our feedback system is currently down.

I’m afraid your drive will need to be replaced. AutoPlay feature in Microsoft Windows examines newly discovered removable media and devices and, based on content such as pictures, music or video files, it helps launch an dell inspiron cd/dvd application to play or display the content.

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Under Mediaselect Ask me every time in each drop-down menu, and then click Save. Replacing optical drive with an Dell inspiron cd/dvd Please click the troubleshooting link below and follow the instructions to perform the Dell diagnostics on ins;iron DVD drive.

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Ensure you check the Use AutoPlay for all dell inspiron cd/dvd and devices check box. Ddell this article helpful?

We can certainly help you in resolving the DVD drive issue.

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Follow this dell inspiron cd/dvd for more instructions. Preview my answer Post my answer. Please perform the following troubleshooting steps: It is required that you click on the above link on the Dell computer that you are having trouble with. Add your answer marsyoung will be eternally grateful.

In Device Manager, you may also notice dell inspiron cd/dvd of the following errors is listed in the Device status area under the Properties tab. Dell recommends updating the BIOS as part of your scheduled update cycle.

You do not need to buy it from Dell. If the above troubleshooting steps have not been able to resolve the issue with the optical disk drive, you could try to restore your computer factory defaults as a last resort. If the Dell Dell inspiron cd/dvd Diagnostics on the optical disk drive has passed, it is most definitely an issue related to software installed on your computer.

The other alternative if you have another system with an optical drive is to copy the software to a flash drive, and then install it from there. Dell systems that have an optical disk drive come with a factory installed DVD or Blu-ray playback software. So I didn’t have LowerFilters so dell inspiron cd/dvd information didn’t work. Use the troubleshooting instructions below if your CD, DVD or Blu-ray drive is not able to read any discs or dell inspiron cd/dvd to recognize any discs.

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If you still have applications that require the CD to actually be inserted dell inspiron cd/dvd order to launch, e. One of the following occurs: If you are having trouble with movie playback, try to uninstall and reinstall the Dell provided playback software. To run the Hardware and Devices troubleshooter:. Country Computer Service Rep: Dell inspiron cd/dvd, our feedback system is currently down.