cd/rw drive not working

  alan-230935 12:29 09 Sep 2003

please can anybody help i'm having trouble with my cd/rw drive it's not reading or writing.When i install a cd the green light flashes but then stops,no error report flags up.When i go to device manager it says cd/rw working correctly.i'v tried uninstall with no success.
cd rom drive working o.k.

  Jester2K II 12:34 09 Sep 2003

Is this newly installed or has it been ok before?

Can you hear the CD spin when you put the CD in or does the light come on with no sound??

  alan-230935 12:49 09 Sep 2003

No it's been installed from new, cd definately spinning.This problem occured after reinstalling windows xp.

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