reset a cd rom

  sandyback 21:30 05 Oct 2004
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does anybody no how to manually
reset a cdrom/// cdrw etc
i dont mean by reseting bios
reset the laser

  Diodorus Siculus 22:26 05 Oct 2004

What does that mean?

  THE TERMINATOR 22:46 05 Oct 2004

I think you need an engineer mate, this is only a Helpline Forum....TT

  badger23 23:02 05 Oct 2004

Under no circumstances should you go anywhere near a laser! I am a cisco qulaified technician, do not go there. Buy a new cd.

  badger23 23:07 05 Oct 2004

That's if you haven't tried deleting cd & dvd drivers, and tried to reload them from floppy for cd,then reboot, then load cd for dvd and reboot, or download them from net and install/run/save to desktop, (cd 1st & dvd 2nd) depending on version promt options. hth

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