Any suggestions? > > If you are talking about a cd disk you can try washing it with a mild detergent and drying it off. I have re-installed drivers, been through google but nothing I could find or do made a difference. Don't know what has happened but on Sunday suddenly both my external USB CD-Rom and Internal CD Rom drives on my laptop suddenly stopped reading cd-rom disks containing data. Good Luck Dward · 5 years ago 0 Thumbs up 0 Thumbs down Comment Add a comment Submit · just now Report Abuse If the Windows is displaying "0 MB" (Blank) http://roguewb.com/windows-cannot/windows-cannot-access-the-specified-device.html
I get an error message.? "windows cannot read from this disk" error msg. Thanks February 12th, 2005,03:31 AM #2 rik View Profile View Forum Posts Visit Homepage Old and Cranky Super Moderator Join Date Aug 2003 Location Watching Your every move... I will let you know what they find out. There is no apparent solution for in on the web. https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_xp-hardware/disk-not-formatted-windows-cannot-read-from-this/535dc572-f3dc-4360-bf53-dc4d9ba18f52
I removed one, and upon start up got that blue error screen for the first time in a long time.. Reply With Quote « Previous Thread | Next Thread » Bookmarks Bookmarks Digg del.icio.us StumbleUpon Google Posting Rules You may not post new threads You may not post replies You may I searched a lot on Internet and found >> many solutions but none worked for me. >> >> In fact I installed Win XP Pro on a IBM 570E Laptop and
i'm sure i'm no the only one familiar with the problems SP2 causes with windows XP, am thinking this could be another one of them -- wyldale ----------------------------------------------------------------------- wyldalee's Profile: http://www.iamnotageek.com/member.php?userid=1165 Similar Threads Error Message: Outlook Express Could Not Be Started Because Msoe.dll Could Not Be Loaded Dutch Treat, Jun 21, 2004, in forum: Computer Support Replies: 4 Views: 5,345 Boomer Jun The time now is 05:44. Ian "Mark L.
I'm thinking it could have gone bad due to the security upgrades, I've actually been keeping up with them as they've come out, I've heard that it may not be a Windows Cannot Access This Disc Windows 7 Member Login Remember Me Forgot your password? I will try to upgrade the firmware. Guest Guest Just wondered if anyone has seen this before.
My drives (it happens in both drives, another indicator to me this is an Operating System issue) will not read the discs even if I reboot my computer. Other images are working fine ? All this started when I added my dvd-rom awhile back, hasnt worked correctly since. When the logo screen pops up, press F8 RAPIDLY until the next screen opens.
This does not make sense, as my hard drive works(I get into windows), and the cd-rom & dvd-rom detect cds on boot up. Reply With Quote 07.08.2013,13:15 #3 Terramex View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Customer Join Date 06.09.2004 Posts 2,568 In addition: where exactly is that image located (local, map drive etc.) Windows Cannot Access This Disc Daemon Tools Covered by US Patent. The Disc Might Be Corrupted. Make Sure That The Disc Uses A Format That Windows Recognizes This computer is running on Windows XP, and Service Pack >2 has been installed.
thanks for replying tho dude Page 1 of 2 12 Last Jump to page: Quick Navigation Windows XP /Windows Vista Top Site Areas Settings Private Messages Subscriptions Who's Online Search Forums this contact form The disk might be corrupted, or it could be using a format that is not compatible with Windows Posted: 01-14-2004, 04:26 PM Some dvd readers cannot read certain dvd formats, such More About Us... Reboot. Windows Cannot Access This Disc Virtual Drive
More questions Windows say:"windows cannot read from the disc.Disc might be corrupted,...."? If you can boot into safe mode and your drives work then it is definitely this problem. Tried everything from the troubleshooter to using NERO 6. have a peek here If needed, email me.
Thanks again. 0 LVL 6 Overall: Level 6 Windows XP 3 Message Expert Comment by:youre1m ID: 111783782004-05-28 I still say you try upgrading your firmware. 0 LVL 28 Overall: I'm running W7x64 I'm experiencing the same problem in which I can mount an image (I've tried 3 different programs including Daemon Tools, VCD, and Virtual CloneDrive by SlySoft). again, the same disk worked in th same drive yesterday, and nothing about either has changed since then the computer was shut down overnight, and now it does not work.
Trending What is the best linux operating system? 10 answers My new computer is asking me to download updates and pay for them , why do I have to pay?? 6 Im pretty sure i watched the same dvd last night and i even tried playing another dvd and it gave me the same error. After running it, the "Additional Solutions" page listed: "Your CD or DVD drive can't read or write media" and "The drive is empty or the media format is not supported". Some USB drivers cause problems accessing the CD Drives expecially if Win98 drivers have been installed by mistake but normal USB drivers for Win2K and XP also cause this.
We're a friendly computing community, bustling with knowledgeable members to help solve your tech questions. I searched a lot on Internet and found many solutions but none worked for me. Kazemi Windows XP Help & Support 3 11-10-2003 05:24 AM WINDOWS CANNOT READ FROM THIS DISK..please help jeff Windows XP Hardware 5 08-06-2003 01:43 PM Developed by Xeonext Web Solutions Contact Check This Out I have a desktop and a laptop, both use daemon tools and both eventually will get the "Windows cannot access this disk" message.
Last edited by Terramex : 07.08.2013 at 20:40 I'm not employed by Disc Soft and my views do not necessarily reflect the ones of the company. Just to rule out or in, have you added any new burning (Nero etc.) software or any emulation (PowerISO Daemon Tools, MagicISO) software recently? PC Review Home Newsgroups > Windows XP > Windows XP Help > Windows cannot read from this disk.