Windows 7 problems forum old cd Tags: Windows 7 CD-Rom Last response: February 19, 2011 6:10 PM in Windows 7 Share arvind3664 February 18, 2011 4:51:06 PM Hello, most of my old CDs wont play now, after I installed Win 7. Lots of CD/DVDs are also wasted while writing. What to do? Arvind More about : windows problems forum w7pro February 18, 2011 6:29:24 PM Have you tried testing with an external CD/DVD drive to see if the hardware is damaged? -- Ryan Windows Outreach Team m 0 l arvind3664 February 19, 2011 7:58:32 AM w7pro said:Have you tried testing with an external CD/DVD drive to see if the hardware is damaged? -- Ryan Windows Outreach Team I tried using external drive, but there also problem remains. Arvind m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer davcon a b $ Windows 7 February 19, 2011 6:10:38 PM Try updating your mobo's chipset drivers. At the mobo's website or if it's Intel at their site. http://www.intel.com/support/detect.htm?iid=gg_support-... Also your OD's firmware is probably outdated. http://www.vso-software.fr/products/inspector/inspector... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedHow do I install windows 7 onto a new hard drive without cd or DVD but I have the product key on the back of my old laptop bec Forum SolvedHard Drived crashed can i use old windows 7 cd key with out cd Forum SolvedWindows7 will not open tranfer cd from old computer Forum Computer won't read Windows 7 cd, on a new computer build with old HDD Forum New motherboard, old Windows 7 CD Forum i have windows 7 on my hp laptop having problems with my dd\cd sometimes it runs sometimes it dont even reconize it sometimes Forum Windows 7 upgrade problems/ CD drive unrecognized. Forum SolvedBenq scanner 4300 driver for windows 7 Forum Forum Solveddo you need a cd to redeem your windows 7 license key? Forum SolvedWindows 7 re-install without original CD. Forum Windows 7 upgrade problems/ CD drive unrecognized. Forum Problems with Windows 7 CD and DVD drive naming Forum Windows 7 cd drive problems Forum SolvedDark Earth on Windows 7 without a CD Forum SolvedNew build doesn't see windows 7 cd Forum SolvedCan I use my drivers and utilities cd from my dell windows 7 laptop to change my password? Forum SolvedSamsung Windows 7 recovery CD and Laptop Forum SolvedReplacing old windows 7 workstation with brand new workstation with fresh windows 7 install Forum SolvedInstalling Windows 7 on new SSD, what happens to old HDD that had Windows 7 first? Forum SolvedDeleting old files in Windows 7? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !