D drive not working

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newguy86

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hi my cd-rom drive is not running any of my discs i think it may be because i have go back installed and the clock or something is wrong any suggestions on what to do?
 

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Welcome,


Did it work before....what have you changed lately ?

How far out is the clock...is it always out by the same amount?
 

newguy86

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the cd-rom has always worked never has there been a problem i did interupt the goback when it was fixing the clock because i thought it froze.
 

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Have you tried clicking on the clock in the taskbar and in the new window Adjusting the time and date.



Also try Restore again to before this happened when the clock and cd was working.
 

newguy86

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i adjusted the clock and restarted already ive checked out goback and found its old so theres no updates or anything


windows xp

cant do my moms computer important info
 

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Does the CD show up in My Computer....when you say doesn't work what do you mean?
 

newguy86

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the cd shows up nowhere it wont read audio or gameing cds it wont read anything i put it in and it shows please insert disc into d drive
 

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Try this:

Download CDgone to your desktop.

Right click and choose Extract All,
open folder and double click on cdgone.reg file

Do Not Click on EditReg.reg file

Restart your PC
 

newguy86

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didnt work um when i put in a disc the drive reads for a ittle then starts over then starts over it blinks once then stops
 

newguy86

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the drive still doesnt work....... i tested different discs of course or i wouldnt of contacted you.
 

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We have to ask these questions to eliminate things....where are not mind readers
 

newguy86

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this is just agitating i want to fix this for my mom and nothing is working lucky the bottom drive works but i dont know what else to do thx for the help
 

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Understood......

You say that it doesn't show up in My Computer does the other drive you say workd show up in My Computer?
 
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