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CD-DVD Drive locked in application

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by Margie S. Finney, Mar 12, 2001.

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  1. Margie S. Finney

    Margie S. Finney Thread Starter

    Mar 12, 2001
    While playing a computer game got error message game locked up cd in drive.Had to re-start computer.Now error message says drive is in use by a application and I can not access the CD/DVD Drive. Each time I try says in use by another application & I need to shut the that application down to run something else.. Light comes on when I put another disk in then get error message says can not assess, put CD in drive and re-try..
  2. Anne Troy

    Anne Troy

    Feb 14, 1999
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    Sounds to me like your drive is shot. Mine did pretty much the same thing when it died.
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