Do you have any other suggestions if this does not work. I understand the frustration when things don't work the way it should. Discussion in '' started by danuka4i,. Step 8 — In the Edit box, enter the number 1 as its value and click or hit Ok. What the hell is going on here? The light that typically remains solid on the front of the tower when data is being read only blinks. User Access Control permissionIf you are prompted for an administrator password or for a confirmation, type the password, or click Allow. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.
I've updated firmware, but to no avail. If one wil read and the other not, then you need to replace the drive. If you need further assistance with Windows, let us know and will be glad to help. Did it originally come with system or did you upgrade it? I just constantly acts like it's trying to read. This could be something as simple as dust in the drive that was drawn in by the case fans.
When I had applied these solutions then dvd drive had read dvd discs two or three times then after 4th disc insettion it is again showing all the dvd discs as a blank disc but reading cds normally. Click on it and Delete it too. I want to try some stepS with the advice of others and will send screenshots to demonstrate as to what would be the next step. It only had them for windows 8 which I read from another post to try anyway and I did but with no luck. After posting this i will boot on linux and see if it works. The write operation fails with 'please insert a recordable disk'. Step 4 — Name it as Controller0 and hit Enter.
I would lean toward it being more of an issue with the optical drive itself. Note You may also see an UpperFilters. I guess the other way to go is if you have Movie-movies or YouTube movies or Home-Produced videos such as made on your webcam or smartphone, W10 will play the last 2 without a problem in most cases, but Movies produced by commercial movie studios are not a given anymore. Type EnumDevice1, and hit Enter. If you do not see the UpperFilters registry entry, you still might have to remove the LowerFilters registry entry. Have also tried modifying the registry by adding the Controller0 Enum1 but still not able to restore the. Most cases it is not recognized at all, then be other steps to try as can even be registry fix i have seen in this from other posts here.
Do not waste your time and money trying any of the recommendations that will only waste many hours, only to discover the people recommending them do not understand the problem. Unfortunately, the amount of detail provided in your question is about like telling a mechanic that your car won't start and asking what the fix is -- it could be just about anything! I will give you the cure for this problem that will not waste your time. Step 7 — Right-click on EnumDevice1 and click or hit the choice Modify. One thing to check, if you are comfortable working in the registry: 1. Note — If you cannot see any registry entry with a title UpperFilters, you have to erase the registry entry that is entitled as LowerFilters. On the Edit menu, click Delete. If need be, uninstall them and reinstall them.
Note If you do not see the LowerFilters registry entry, unfortunately this cannot help you any further. It keeps going in circles, trying to repair it, nothing helps. I know the drive is fine, as it will boot from bootable cds and dvds. I tried everything I found on the net short of re installing Vista Home- no filters in the registry- shows up in device manager, deleted and reinstalled drivers, cleaned drive, etc etc. I will be glad to help you further. On the Edit menu, click Delete. I paid £11 for mine.
You can see the complete list of here. I did a clean install of Windows 10 and most everything works, but the optical drive will not read anything. I tried all of the steps of deleting and reloading the driver and. On the face of it, it seems to be the cause. Step 5 — When you are asked to affirm the deletion, click or hit Ok.
Got one to swap out to check this? I have about 300 more to examine. Would it be better to get a laptop with win 10 natively installed instead of upgrading from win 8. We have Roxio Creator 10. If you do not see the UpperFilters registry entry, you still might have to remove the LowerFilters registry entry. I suggest you to run the fixit and check if it works: Please reply with the results.
One that has lasted for over 10 years!! I also experience the laptop not booting up for several hours, then it works fine. There was a program which was downloaded at the same which I opted not to download but it did anyway and it started scanning for errors and cleaned the registry at the same time I was installing the copy program. You do not have to remove that entry. Sorry to give you the bad news! I have the same pb, and fixit doesn't run on Windows 10. One trick works only for some! Step 3 — The Hardware and Devices wizard will arrive on the screen, pursue the guidelines that are exhibited on it and finish the troubleshooting. My drive is burning all the discs very nicely.