I'm just more concerned about offering such advice in a cavalier, up front manner... But at least the sustained transfer curve has some value. How To Take a Screenshot in Windows and Video Games (2015 Up... WTH? http://emec16.com/dvd-drive/windows-7-won-t-read-contents-of-external-dvd-drive.php
All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices Remember Me? The data rate increases because of the diameter of the media the head is over at the moment. This is more commonly labeled hardware limitations rather then which version of Windows is being run as well as other OSs. Maybe the drive itself is the problem.
Not using the correct 80 conductor IDE (PATA) cable may also cause the problem, or having a damaged IDE cable. Quote 21st Feb 201012:03 #11 stephens View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Member Join DateAug 2009 LocationUnited Kingdom I would go and check your mobo manual what it say The trouble is, even though the Mobo is just over a year old, Intel say they don't support it for Windows 7. Johnny B January 9, 2012 11:26 AM Mr.
DVD drive will not read dvd in windows 8.1 Tom's Hardware Around the World Tom's Hardware Around the World Denmark Norway Finland Russia France Turkey Germany UK Italy USA Subscribe to Leo. Are they kept up to date? >>> >>> I agree with Ken's comment, but I'll suggest also that the laser may >>> be going bad. Cd Drive Slow Windows …Oliver Krautscheid - The 650W PSU is a Triathlor Enermax, the other one is from Coolermaster.
Let's make it fly again! In attempting its darnedest to read the media the device might well say "DMA's not working, let's try PIO", and when that then works for whatever reasons it decides to stay The name of your SATA/IDE controller will be listed there. http://www.sevenforums.com/performance-maintenance/76301-slow-dvd-read-speed-windows-7-a.html Right click on that device (the Optiarc in my case) and click on properties to get more information: There's actually nothing here about DMA/PIO - sorry.
Test on CD Speed shown the drive can go up to 16x. Windows 10 Dma To cut to the chase, it turned out my hard drive controller needed a firmware update. If I cannot get DMA sorted for the DVD drive, this looks like my best bet. by R.
It should never be the frontline advice given when nothing else has even been tried. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/279191-32-drive-slow-read Check especially for GEAR drivers. Dvd Drive Slow Read If you have Alcohol 120% or Daemon Tools installed, they have also been reported to cause this problem. Sata Dvd Drive Slow Read or so I thought.
So the DVDRW and SATA cables are definitely OK. this page Thanks, Dell! -- Stan Brown, Oak Road Systems, Tompkins County, New York, USA http://OakRoadSystems.com Shikata ga nai... The reason those were photographed half finished, is the results get blanked out if I let it run to completion. ata channels. Windows 10 Slow Cd Read
Bear with me as this will take some explaining, but changing SATA MODE to IDE fixed what appears to be the same problem I had as you on a new Windows I have not ripped any dirty disks lately, some say that turns it off. Instead of a smooth, nearly noiseless operation, this new drive does the exact same thing the old one did. get redirected here Not all hardware supports DMA, and (apparently) not all hardware that does support it supports it well.
Internet Speed 30mbps upgrade - primary hard wired - mini tower usb WiFi Antivirus GFI VIPRE Internet Security 2014 on W7 2016 beta on W10, Browser Cyberfox, WaterFox 64bit FF variants, Why Is My Dvd Burner So Slow And then if you're still around, I'll briefly summarize what PIO and DMA are, and why they might make such a huge difference in speed. • DMA mode in Device Manager Ken Blake, Jan 6, 2013 #8 BobH Guest On 06/01/2013 18:02, Ed Cryer wrote: > BobH wrote: >> Since I recently re installed my OS, I have found that the Samsung
The disc is clean and no scratch. You'll be able to ask questions and get support for Windows 7 or chat with the community and help others. Many thanks for any replies. External Dvd Drive Slow Great, simply buy your favorite games from G2A via our referral link (g2a.com/r/win7themes) and save money at the same time: Leave a Reply Cancel comment replyYour email address will not be
Thanks, I'll repost the question on a new threadAppreciate your responses! The OP's speed issues are most likely due to the IDE interface and windows7 treating it as "backward compatibility" in a SATA world. The read path is a spiral. useful reference My System Specs System Manufacturer/Model Number DIY OS windows 7 CPU Phenom II 945 3ghz Motherboard Gigabyte GA-MA69G-S3H 690G chipset Memory 4g DDR2 800 Graphics Card Sapphire HD5770 1G Sound Card
If all these have real time scanning enabled, that could be your problem. And it's just as slow. Many thanks for any replies. Quote 20th Feb 201020:18 #7 stephens View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Member Join DateAug 2009 LocationUnited Kingdom If you have Alcohol 120% or Daemon Tools installed, they have