dvd plays but not cds

  Im a diddy 20:24 29 Jun 2011
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looking at friends laptop for him,dvds play fine but cds not recognised.thinking its a laser for cds.the os is vista.tried to boot from cd,this isnt recognised either is my assumption correct?or is anything else i can try?

  Nontek 21:32 29 Jun 2011

Have you tried running a CD Cleaning disc in the drive?

  Im a diddy 22:09 29 Jun 2011

No sorry havent got one,possible?its up to friend i suppose,cost of new drive v kit? thanks for reply.

  Nontek 22:43 29 Jun 2011

A CD Cleaning kit cost under link text CD Cleaning kit, less than £4.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 22:48 29 Jun 2011

remove and refit to remake connections, retry

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