keep asking insert cd


A box in my office, cd-rom is connected, (I can ekect the cd from doing the right click), but whne I put the cd in, the light goes on for 1 sec, then that's it.....I right click and select OPEN, it keeps asking me keep asking insert cd...ideas?  Thx
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It may be a bad cd rom or a bad cable so if you can change them that would be good.
If that dosent fix if go to the device manager and see if there any any device conflicts if there are then reinstall them then as Call said reinstall motherboard drivers I would say its a bad cd rom.

Good Luck
Does it do this w/ ALL disc's you put in it?
mcrmgAuthor Commented:
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CD-ROM Access Is Missing and Messages Cite Error Code 31, Code 32, Code 19, or Code 39 After You Remove Easy CD Creator in Windows XP;EN-US;q270008;en-us;Q314060
mcrmgAuthor Commented:
Actually, I did not get Code x err msg.
Just a pop up saying "Please insert a CD in d:"
I would uninstall the IDE device driver in device manager and reinstall it, as a first attempt.
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