Problems with philips dvdram sdvd8821h



im having problems playing dvds on my laptop. the dvd player is a philips dvdram sdvd8821h. most times i put in a dvd it wont read it but yet cds work fine? anyone know what i could do to fix this???


Welcome to the forum parboy20 :slight_smile:

Well you can try cleaning the lens on the DVD drive. When you slide the tray out of the laptop you should see a round piece of glass bluish or greenish. You can clean this but you have to be very gentle, use a q-tip and isopropyl alcohol. Make sure you let it dry before using it.