disc not gettin recognised

  xxelmerfuddx 08:50 24 Jul 2003
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hope you can help
ive tried using a cleaner but my dvdcombo wont recognise my disc,its a samsung cdrw/dvd sm 308b
i have to put my disc in like 5-6 times before its recognised could any one help me please, i run on xp e-machines ,my driver manager says the cd driver is fine

  MichelleC 10:51 24 Jul 2003

Compressed air is probably better at clearing out than fluids.

  Jester2K II 10:55 24 Jul 2003

Please be more specific.

Is it just one disc?

How old is the combo?

Is it just DVD / CDR / CD / CDRW it won't recognise??

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