Dvd burner won't open

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#1

Hi guys.i have philips dvd ±rw dvd8801.i didn’t have problems with it before,but now it jast won’t open from time to time with disc inside.i have to restart to get it open,any idea why it does that?


#2

Someone said bad cables would cause this. I’m doubtful.

If you haven’t tried ejecting from Windows Explorer, you might give that a try. Right click on the drive. Click Eject.


#3

did tried that before,didn’t work and cabels is ok.


#4

my guess is bad psu , download speedfan and take a screenshot
http://www.almico.com/sfdownload.php , if you got a digital multimeter it
will be best to use it to measure the voltages as it will give more accurate readings,heres a couple of guides on how to use one for voltage measuring
http://forums.extremeoverclocking.com/showthread.php?t=137886
http://www.driverheaven.net/guides/testingPSU/
set the multimeter to 20dcv or just dcv if its auto ranging