cd rom not responding

  holly1998 15:01 09 Apr 2003

my cd rom will not read anything i put into it, dont recal doing anything wrong. it is telling me that D:/ is not accessible-the device is not ready, please helllllllllllllllllp

  Stuartli 15:37 09 Apr 2003

Have you checked in Device Manager that it is working properly?

  holly1998 15:49 09 Apr 2003

hi stuartli. yea i've checked and the system seems to think it's working ok, drive does'nt seem to recognise when disc is inseted, just keeps making a burring noise

  Totally-braindead 16:34 09 Apr 2003

Have you tried cleaning the cdrom drive, you can get cdrom cleaning disks quite cheaply from many places including the likes of Tescos. Try this first, they are not expensive and even if it doesn't work you can use them on your hifi etc so its not a waste of money.

  Halmer 21:47 10 Apr 2003

it was knackered!

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