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DVD drive issue




I have been hving trouble ever since installing vist beta 2, after that, the
dvd drive will not read DVD's while in vista (if thatmakes sense) it will
boot from a dvd, will also read CD's but refuses to read from a DVD when i am
in vista, i have removed the dvd from the Hardware in the controll panell and
let windows reinstall it, but no luck, can anyone help?

DVD drive is EMPREX 8x DVD RW/R

i can be MSN'd on allenjamieson@hotmail.com


*specs as follows*


Number of processors 1
Number of cores 1 per processor
Number of threads 1 (max 1) per processor
Name AMD Sempron
Code Name Thoroughbred
Specification AMD Sempron(tm) 2800+
Package Socket A (462)
Family/Model/Stepping 6.8.1
Extended Family/Model 7.8
Core Stepping B0
Technology 0.13 um
Core Speed 1994.9 MHz
Multiplier x Bus speed 12.0 x 166.2 MHz
Rated Bus speed 332.5 MHz
Instruction sets MMX (+), 3DNow! (+), SSE
L1 Data cache 64 KBytes, 2-way set associative, 64-byte line size
L1 Instruction cache 64 KBytes, 2-way set associative, 64-byte line size
L2 cache 256 KBytes, 16-way set associative, 64-byte line size

Chipset & Memory

Northbridge VIA KM400 rev. 00
Southbridge VIA VT8237 rev. 00
Graphic Interface AGP
AGP Revision 3.0
AGP Transfer Rate 8x
AGP Side Band Addressing supported, enabled
Memory Type DDR
Memory Size 1024 MBytes
Memory Frequency 166.2 MHz (1:1)
DRAM Interleave 4-way
CAS# Latency (tCL) 2.5 clocks
RAS# to CAS# (tRDC) 3 clocks
RAS# Precharge (tRP) 3 clocks
Cycle Time (tRAS) 7 clocks


System Manufacturer VIA Technologies, Inc.
System Name FX43
System S/N
Mainboard Vendor SHUTTLE INC
Mainboard Model FX43
BIOS Vendor Phoenix Technologies, LTD
BIOS Version 6.00 PG
BIOS Date 03/17/2005

Memory SPD

Module 1 DDR, PC3200 (200 MHz), 512 MBytes, Corsair
Module 2 DDR, PC3200 (200 MHz), 512 MBytes, Corsair


Windows Version Microsoft Windows Vista (6.0) Ultimate Edition (Build 5384)
DirectX Version 10.0

My Computer

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