dvd drive remembers previous disc

  brian102 17:21 13 Nov 05

when i remove a disc from my dvd drive and insert a new one on my laptop. the computer still remembers the previous disc. the only way to get it to read the disc is to keep the new disc in the drive and restart the computer. i am running windows xp.

  woodchip 17:28 13 Nov 05

one of the foibles of windows they never cured it. even when you press refresh. switch Win Explorer of back on and it will be gone

  brian102 18:13 13 Nov 05

i tried opening and closing windows explorer and it still has the problem. is that what you meant

  woodchip 18:20 13 Nov 05

Yes when you clse then reopen it should be clear. if nit with Win XP CD in comp in Run Box type SFC/SCANNOW

  brian102 18:32 13 Nov 05

i dont have a win xp disc as it came installed. will the recovery disc do.

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