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Inactive CD ROM in Winxp Prof.

Posted on 2003-10-24
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I have seen this before, but I cannot remember how I fixed it. Please help. I have a PC with two CD-roms. On is a Sony CDRW the other a generic 56x Reader. They both worked OK till I had to reload the OS. I think that the generic 56x  worked until I loaded Roxio 5. Now I can use the Sony but the generic 56x is seen in the OS but it never seems to mount the cd. It just spins and spins and then stops. I think that I loaded the update patch for Roxio as well.
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Try removing Upperfilters and Lowerfilters in REgistry Editor
start->Run->Type in Regedit
Click ( + ) sign on
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE
SYSTEM
CurrentControlSet
Control
Class
click folder of {4D36E965-E325-11CE-BFC1-08002BE10318}
delete UpperFilters and LowerFilters
Exit
Restart Computer
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I saw this , but it is not the same . I used ForceAspi.exe.
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