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04-05-2007 08:10 PM
jakester
Quote:
Originally Posted by SVTNorthTexas
Yes, I have tried multiple DVD programs including Windows Media player and have also tried multiple DVD's. Still no worky.
http://www.audiograbber.com-us.net/b...ML/000617.html

...It appears you are not the only one with this issue, but I wouldn't expect anything less from HP

Is this laptop still under warranty?? B/C I'm about 100% sure you have a bad combo drive...
04-05-2007 04:56 PM
DFWminis have your tried reinstalling the driver for it?
04-05-2007 01:17 PM
SVTNorthTexas
Quote:
Originally Posted by jakester
Have you tried different DVD's (is it just that particular DVD or all DVD's??) Also know that Windows doesn't have a TRUE DVD playing program outside of Media Player...have you tried opening up media player and playing the DVD from there or from other DVD playing software??

Yes, I have tried multiple DVD programs including Windows Media player and have also tried multiple DVD's. Still no worky.
04-05-2007 11:48 AM
jakester Have you tried different DVD's (is it just that particular DVD or all DVD's??) Also know that Windows doesn't have a TRUE DVD playing program outside of Media Player...have you tried opening up media player and playing the DVD from there or from other DVD playing software??
04-05-2007 11:43 AM
Hunt4m3x Do you have powerdvd or windvd installed?

it might be the disc as well
04-05-2007 11:29 AM
SVTNorthTexas
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Originally Posted by DFWminis
http://www.divx.com/

This will play DvDs sounds like you do not have a program to support the DVD player

already downloaded that. for whatever reason it's not reconizing that a DVD disc is in there.
04-05-2007 11:22 AM
DFWminis http://www.divx.com/

This will play DvDs sounds like you do not have a program to support the DVD player
04-05-2007 11:04 AM
SVTNorthTexas
Comp won't play DVD's..

I have Windows XP Home edition. I did all the windows updates avaliable and it upgraded me to service pack 2.

When I place a data cd or music cd into the drive, it works. When I place a DVD into the drive it does not. When i got click on the D drive, nothing shows.

I have the follwing type of DVD drive:
HL-DT-ST RW/DVD GCC-4241N

I have an HP Pavillion zv5000 notbook.

any sugesstions???

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