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 | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove 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 | Report abuse 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 | Report abuse davcon 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 Also your OD's firmware is probably outdated.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... | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Windows 7>Windows 7 problems forum old cd> Related ressources: ForumHow to clean install windows 7 on a new ssd if its already on old ssd and you do ForumProblem playing video dvd on windows xp forum ForumWindows 7 CD problem ForumNew motherboard, old Windows 7 CD ForumWindows7 will not open tranfer cd from old computer ForumWhen you use the restore cd for a toshibawith windows 7 do you need a separate w ForumSound Blaster 16 card requirement for old Wn95 tutorial CD ForumNew motherboard old hard drive windows 7 ForumWindows 7 same problems different dollar... ForumOld widows 7 drive on new Windows 8 system ForumMajor problems formatting/partitioning Intel SSD for Windows 7 install ForumWindows 7 upgrade problems / CD drive unrecognized. ForumCD /DVD DRIVE CANNOT READ OR LOAD WINDOWS 7 DISC-HELP! ForumWindow 7 ultimate hp product key ForumMustek 1200 cs windows 7 ForumI have windows 7. My numbers on the right side of my keyboard will not work. I t ForumWindows 7 Upgrade gone wrong ForumProblems with WD hard disk ForumMove Windows 7 to a new partition ForumAcer Aspire 5735 - Missing HD in OS installation Problems More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !