Why is my dvd player not working on my laptop Tags: Laptops DVD RW DVD Players Components Last response: January 9, 2011 12:23 PM in Components Share jarrydklapper January 9, 2011 11:31:29 AM Hello, my dvd-RW wont play dvds; when i insert one to watch it, it acts like i am trying to burn a new disc, not play one... More about : dvd player working laptop arkadi January 9, 2011 12:16:10 PM Usually burners do that if you have blank disk, no disk or it just cant read from the disk. If it cant read from the disk (dvd or cd) you have two options....bad media or bad drive. m 0 l jarrydklapper January 9, 2011 12:23:24 PM cool, thanks man.. it is a new dvd, so im guessing it must be the drive. i might check to see if there is driver updates or something... thanks again friend m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedThe DVD's I burned using Windows Media Player won't work in a DVD player connected to a TV. Why? Forum Why can\'t I play a DVD that I burned on my laptop in a DVD player? Forum Why can\'t I play a DVD that I burned on my laptop in a DVD player? Forum Why can\'t I play a DVD that I burned on my laptop in a DVD player? Forum Why can\'t I play a DVD that I burned on my laptop in a DVD player? Forum Why doesnt my laptop dvd player show up as an audio device anymore Forum Dvd player in laptop not working Forum Why my dvd player wont work when i install the dvd decoder Forum i bought a new dvd set (tapout xt) they work on my dvd player but not on my laptop (pavilion dv6) Forum WD Passport works on Blu Ray DVD player but not my laptop! Forum Why is my toshiba brand new laptop cd dvd drive not working ? Forum SolvedHP v220w not detected in my sumsung dvd player .why Forum SolvedHow to use a laptop as a monitor for a DVD player with an S-cable? Forum why my burned cd-r can't play in ZEC which support cd,dvd,mp3 player Forum Solvedhow to hookup my laptop to my new tv to use the tv as a monitor and to also use the laptop as a dvd player Forum dvd player not working Forum Sound and DVD player whilst switched off suddenly stopped working Forum Laptop DVD player is there but dont recognize dvd´s Forum Burnt a DVD with a DVD Player (and it plays fine with it) won't play on windows 8 laptop? Forum my samsung 840 1 tarbit was working great till I tried to change my dvd player Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !