Disks arent read

  [DELETED] 18:00 02 Jan 2006
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My computer has stopped reading disks for some reason , why is this?
If i disconnect the disk drive then reconnect it -it works for a short time again .

  [DELETED] 18:01 02 Jan 2006

Faulty;

Drive

Wire

  woodchip 18:04 02 Jan 2006

What kind of discs

  [DELETED] 18:04 02 Jan 2006

my hard drive is a maxtor sata 7200 rpm , and my disc drive is a sony 16x dual layer dvd rewritable.

the wires are firmly on and i dont think its faulty as it wouldve been faulty since i got it wouldnt it

  [DELETED] 18:04 02 Jan 2006

all discs

  [DELETED] 18:05 02 Jan 2006

Floppy disks or CD or DVD?

  [DELETED] 18:07 02 Jan 2006

Drives can just wear out, so therefore it could be faulty. If you can try a different drive.

  [DELETED] 18:10 02 Jan 2006

its only 4 months old though

  [DELETED] 18:14 02 Jan 2006

Have you checked the BIOS to make sure it is as it should be?

  woodchip 18:15 02 Jan 2006

It may have developed a Fault, Can you test it in another Computer

  [DELETED] 18:26 02 Jan 2006

how do i check the bios

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