cd rom drive problem

By xc630
Apr 14, 2006
  1. Hello I accidentally put two CDs in my comuter drive and closed it. The drive then make awkward noises and I ejected the CDs. However, now the drive won't read some CDs such as my PC game. What do You think happened because there were two CDs and how cani fix it? thanks.
  2. howard_hopkinso

    howard_hopkinso TS Rookie Posts: 24,177   +19

    Hello and welcome to Techspot.

    You may have damaged your cd-rom`s laser or lense.

    Personally, I`d take out the drive and open it up, to see if I could see any damage and try to fix it if possible. Failing that, just get a new cd-rom/rw drive. They are only cheap to replace.

    Regards Howard :wave: :wave:
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