I have discs that xp wont read Tags: Computers Windows XP Last response: July 6, 2010 6:55 PM in Windows XP Share Anonymous July 5, 2010 2:36:24 PM i have some old discs that where made on a computer using ME system i now have XP with SP3 and it wont read them why More about : discs wont read treefrog07 July 5, 2010 10:32:57 PM 1) They could have physically degraded and not no longer accessible, or 2) Your CD/DVD drive cannot read that specific brand of media. If 1), then they're gone. If 2), try visiting your CD/DVD drive's manufacturer's webpage/support/download/firmware update for your model. hang-the-9 July 6, 2010 6:55:43 PM Are the disks re-writable? If you, find and install something like Nero's InCD to read them. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumMy laptop wont read any discs it says hard drive cannot be located ForumWidows XP won't read some CD-ROM discs ForumMy eMachines T6532 Won't Read Discs ! ForumLG GGW-H20L Blu Ray/HD-DVD won't read any discs ! please help! ForumCD ROM DRIVE WON'T READ DISCS ForumCD ROM DRIVE WON\'T READ DISCS ForumSata hdrive wont read xp disc Forummy re writer will no loger read discs ForumPs2 wont read discs ForumEMachines CD/DVD disc drive won't read ForumHow to fix a disk drive that wont read discs ForumMy computer won't accept xp discs ForumWhy won't it read my discs ? ForumCD burned in XP won't read on DOS PC ForumNew build CD/DVD drive won't read /detect discs ForumWhy my dvd drive wont read discs ForumXP Machine won't read VISTA DVD data. ForumPCMCIA slots need more power??? HELP! ForumTrying to do a clean install of windows xp but system wont boot from cd i get er ForumHave to install driver every reboot More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !