I have uninstalled the device in device manager and then rebooted the laptop but the problem still persists. 2. You didn't mention which one is installed. What type of DVD's are you using (DVD-R, DVD+R) you drive may be incompatible with the kind you are using. Then reinstalled device and rebooted laptop, still problem persists. 3. useful reference
Tuesday, August 10, 2010 4:13 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Okay guys finally got it to work. It is a DEll Inspiron 1545 which is between 2 to 3 years old. I have a problem with the DVDROM drive in a friends Dell Laptop. is it by any virus help me also help me on my another problem http://www.sevenforums.com/music-pictures-video/111626-all-movies-deleted-how-can-i-recover.html#post961602 Hardware & Devices My pen drive not workinghi my pen drive is not working suddenly......and it
Have you tried using the same CD's/DVD's in any other devices, such as a DVD player? Xhi - Will have a look in the bios. Went to this page ( http://support.dell.com/support/topics/global.aspx/support/dsn/en/document?journalid=8B34237262F9E12DE040AC0A66E901BF&docid=365506 ) and read it in detail and did as it stated. Shailesh Sharma 459,774 views 7:52 Replace a Laptop DVD / CD Optical Drive Complete Tutorial - Duration: 10:53.
Can you try the drive in another machine ? Thanks for reply. Reports: · Posted 4 years ago Top Lighthouse Posts: 13598 This post has been reported. Dell Laptop Cd Drive Not Working It does work when I put in the vista dvd and a movie dvd I have.
Does it show in device manager? Dell Laptop Cd Drive Not Reading Could this be a hardware problem with the DVDROM drive itself? Why is that? https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/windows/en-US/317f1061-cf61-41bc-b21a-cdd62944a5e5/dell-inspiron-1545-dvd-player-not-working?forum=w7itprohardware Tuesday, August 10, 2010 3:40 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Okay I'm going to check the website right now.
and now its working... Dell Dvd Player Not Working Windows 7: DVD Drive not working Page 1 of 2 1 2 > 06 Mar 2010 #1 dfs4 Windows 7 Home Premium 32-bit 199 posts DVD Drive not Watch QueueQueueWatch QueueQueue Remove allDisconnect Loading... Not really, you would need the proper equipment plus know the pinout reading.
Now install the new drivers. http://www.tomsguide.com/forum/86261-35-dell-inspiron-1545-drive-problem Once removed boot up (in safe mode if possible) then open device manager and uninstall if it shows any reference to the drive. Dell Dvd Driver Not Working Thanks! Dell Cd Drive Not Working Windows 10 Please help !
I installed driver genius and it fixed the driver I wanted it to fix (my laptop built in webcam driver) even when I installed the right driver myself, my cam would see here I have tried updating the driver but the system states the present driver is the most up to date one. Reports: · Posted 4 years ago Top garyallen349 Posts: 111 This post has been reported. Loading... Dell Laptop Dvd Drive Not Working Windows 7
Ask a question Members get more answers than anonymous users. Reports: · Posted 4 years ago Top germ-x Posts: 5310 This post has been reported. JUst as the title says.... http://haiteq.com/drive-not/dell-inspiron-1545-laptop-dvd-drive-not-working.php See more Inspiron 1525 cd/dvd drive won't work Dell inspiron 1525 dvd drive not working Dell Inspiron 1525 CD/DVD Drive wont open or work Dell 1525 CD/DVD driver won't work (Solved)
Marked as answer by Vikxmc Tuesday, August 10, 2010 4:58 AM Tuesday, August 10, 2010 4:58 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Hi Vikxmc, Visit the Dell support Dell Laptop Cd Drive Not Opening Uploaded on Jul 1, 2011Buy this Optical Drive: http://ppci.me/c/141/240/dvdPlease give us a call if you are unable to find your needed component.Learn how to install and replace the laptop Optical Drive but just checking here before I talk to the annoying dell agents.
After Processor Upgrade, no... I'm not sure when he last used the DVD drive. Reports: · Posted 4 years ago Top Xhi Posts: 6298 This post has been reported. Dell Cd Drive Not Opening The time now is 04:15.
Windows should ask for the drivers. Random restarts with no BSOD No Boot Manager Help with removing malaware ? Loading... http://haiteq.com/drive-not/dell-inspiron-dvd-drive-not-working-windows-7.php Faulty dvd drive?
Please Help... Close Yeah, keep it Undo Close This video is unavailable. 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 One suggestion I would make is to enter the BIOS Setup by pressing the key recommended on the initial screen, usually F2, DEL or ESC, and see if the CD/DVD is
I have used the USB drive to install my OS several times successfully since my drive will not read the DVD. 04-08-2012, 01:41 PM #13 A1tecice ROG Enthusiast ITC Austin 58,177 views 6:31 Replace a Dell Laptop DVD / CD Optical Drive and Bezel - Duration: 9:59. The DVD drive is not starting and on checking device status in device manager I get the following error message "Windows cannot start this hardware device because its configuration information (in Here: http://support.dell.com/support/downloads/driverslist.aspx?os=W732&catid=-1&dateid=-1&impid=-1&osl=EN&typeid=-1&formatid=-1&servicetag=&SystemID=INSPIRON1545&hidos=WLH&hidlang=en&TabIndex=&scanSupported=True&scanConsent=False Please not the driver install instructions at the top of the page for the recommended order.
Right click your CDROM Drive, and click "Uninstall". I'll reply back after checking the link. Haven't tried that yet but will give that a try in the morning and post results. Thanks, Altie __________________ Please post Hardware Specifications of your computer.(Including Power Supply!).