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dvd-rom wont play dvd games

Discussion in 'Games' started by khorne, Nov 4, 2007.

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  1. khorne

    khorne Thread Starter

    Nov 4, 2007
    I just built my first computer and for some reason the DVD rom will not read dvd based games. it will play movies no problem and it also played the windows vista install disk but that is it. I was told it might be the security on Gaming dvds that windows refuses to acknowledge but i do not know how to work around it
  2. gamerbyron


    Apr 9, 2007
    Have you try other cds as well? If still doesn't work, try uninstall the dvd drive, restart the computer and let windows install it for you.
  3. BlooChoo


    Jun 8, 2007
    it could be the region setting on the disk drive...u will have to try a cd or 2 in it to see if it plays them...as gamerbyron says...
  4. Super-D-38


    Apr 25, 2002
    What kind of games?
    Like X-Box, PS2.... ect?
    Or just PC games on a DVD?
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