Drive that can used to read CD (compact disk) drive.

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cd/dvd rom drive

I have finally made the switch form Windows a few months ago and I am quite happy with the transition and about to do the same for my wife's computer. Downloaded the Saucy .iso, thinking I would burn ...
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how to solve “wodim no such file or directory.cannot open scsi driver” in 12.04LTS

I'm created a shell script to burn a cd, which was running successful in ubuntu terminal, but it not running if I call this script from php and also I found an error in log file like, wodim: No such ...
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Yet another “Computer won't boot from Ubuntu Install Media” question

I've been banging my head against a wall. I have an older machine with a Gigabyte P35-DS3L motherboard. For some reason it'll boot other installs from USB and CD/DVD-ROM, but not Ubuntu. (Tried ...
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Can not read jpeg files on CD

I have upgraded my wife's HP Pavillion g series laptop to 13.10 When a CD is installed with jpeg photos it can not read them or download them... Also will not play audio CDs - no issues with videos, ...
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CD/DVD Drive Not Responding

I'm currently running 13.10, which is incredibly more responsive than other operating systems I've used. However, I'm having trouble with my DVD Drive (TSST-T633A). Bios recognizes the drive, and it ...
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Frequently spinning up empty CD drive

Ive just installed ubuntu 13.10 and have noticed the CD drive is spinning up frequently (every 30 seconds or so) any ideas what could be causing this? Im not opening nautilus, or anything else that ...
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i have ubuntu 12.04 LTS os on my HP Probook 445 G1 and i am unable to find options to Open and close the optical drive/tray

please help me to open it. i have to install some software on my laptop.i tried to open optical ( CD DRIVE) drive on my laptop which has ubuntu12.04 LTS os on it.
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ata2.00: SRST failed (errno=-16)

Last week end I re-installed Ubuntu 12.04 from a CD, so the CD-ROM was working then and was seen by the computer, though it wouldn't mount once Ubuntu had booted. Does opening the CD drive without ...
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cd/dvd player not reading data cd's

In Ubuntu 12.04 on a DELL Latitude D630 laptop the cd/dvd player can read music cd's and movie dvd's and when a cd or dvd is inserted the device is properly listed under 'Devices' section on the File ...
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Cannot copy MP3 files from a CD

I purchased a set of spoken word audio CD's that have MP3 and FLAC audio files; I think they also play as regular audio CD's because I see a CDA directory and .cda files. But I'm only interested in ...
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How to add a cd/dvd booting kernel to grub

I have installed linux on my new computer and want to "promote" Windows to the old one (unfortunately I have to have Windows for remote access to work). On my PC the DVD drive does not appear in the ...
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cd-drive doesn't work under Ubuntu but works under Windows XP!

Newb here. CDROM is not accessible. Doesnt seem to appear in LSHW and there is no /dev/cdrom, and no removable media icon in the system settings. Where do I begin? CDROM works in XP, BTW. 12.04 ...
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CD/DVD launcher will not show up

I accidentally clicked the Unlock from Launcher instead of eject. Now the launcher doesn't show up at all when a CD/DVD is inserted so I cannot lock it back to the launcher. I don't want to create a ...
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Is it possible to burn to multiple CDs at once (with a GUI)?

I have a minor dilemma, in that I need to be able to burn multiple CDs at once, but with a GUI. I have run into solutions using cdrao (did I get that right) and scripts, but as I'm not the only one ...
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Missing DVD drive in Ubuntu 12.10

I've been really trying to make my Ubuntu to recognize my laptop's CD / DVD drive but it is still not visible. This is what I've tried until now: sudo mount and the result was /dev/sda1 on / type ...
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the cd/dvd drive wont respond on my computer

When I put a Cd inside the Cd DRIVE slot it wont come out until i restasrt the computer my computer is dell studio,inter core 2 duo.
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after installing ubuntu 13.04 CD-ROM not working

I remove my windows 7 and install ubuntu 13.04 amd64 in EFI after many hit and trail. first time i install ubuntu with DVD and it is success full installation but i decide to install in EFI. in second ...
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Cannot boot from CD

I have 13.04 installed and am trying to boot from a CD. I have an Acer M410, and the CD works fine. When I hit F12 on boot I just get a blank screen. Del gets me a Ubuntu screen asking what type of ...
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Boot from cd drive in GRUB2

How can I add a GRUB2 menu entry to boot from my cd drive? Would I have to chainload it, or is there another way of doing it?
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Cannot read/burn Cd-R disks

I cannot read CD-R disks with data on and have an error in Brasero when I try to burn CD-R disks. All other disks work fine including CD-RW. Is there a problem I can fix before I try buying a new ...
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CDROM can not always open

For some reason the CDROM drive will not reopen. It always works fine after a restart but after being used once it disappears from the home directory device list. There is a cdrom directory but there ...
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CD Free or dvd send for post mail [closed]

previously sent you a copy on cd or dvd software ubuntu. Would you like to know if you even send mail these cds or dvds? Thank you. I from Guatemala
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Optical drive pops open on waking computer up from suspend - 13.04

Has anyone else noticed that their optical drive pops open when resuming the system from suspend/sleep? It isn't really a big deal, perhaps it's a bug with the way the OS is interfacing with my ...
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Disabling CD-DRIVE checking, while using a file manager

Every time I open a file manager like dolphin, CD/DVD-DRIVE is checked. So I have to wait until the CD-DRIVE checking ends completely. Is there any option to disable this checking (except when I go ...
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how to mount dvd-rw drive/create mount point

I just get ubuntu 12.10. So I am a newbie. I have sata hard disc with partitions - sda 1 (swap) sda 2 (mount point /) and sda 3 (mount point /home). Today I add another internal hard disc (not sata) ...
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CD/DVD drive won't eject media - Kubuntu 12.04

I have an older Gateway computer with a CD writer/DVD player installed, and I just started using Kubuntu 12.04. After I insert a CD or DVD, I'm unable to eject it with the button on the drive. It ...
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How do I change what happens after I insert an audio CD?

Long ago I told Ubuntu to always open Banshee whenever I inserted an audio CD, but that behavior has gotten rather annoying as I am in the process of archiving my entire CD collection. I would like ...
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Playonlinux doesn't see my cdrom [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to install Diablo 2 Lord of Destruction? Trying to install Diablo 2 with playonlinux and after creating the virtual drive and choosing to install with cdroms, disk ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 isn't recognizing the dvd/cd drive [closed]

I've run into the same problem as this guy [closed-no answers]: UBUNTU isn't recognizing the dvd/cd drive I recently installed 12.10 (32-bit) on a HP EliteBook 8560p. I used the ODD (CD/DVD+RW) ...
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Why does my Lubuntu only recognize Lubuntu installation CDs?

I installed lubuntu from an alternate CD a month ago. Now when I needed to read some CDs, the CD tray won't open. It can be opened before Ubuntu boots up. It can be opened after entering sudo eject ...
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Cdrom is mounted, but where?

A Nautilus folder will be opened automatically when inserting a CD in a drive. It is under Devices with name Audiodisk. As long as the files are accessed via Nautilus everything is fine. The problem ...
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Which logfile(s) log(s) errors reading a cd?

I introduce a CD-RW, maybe blank (I really don't know), and after a little movement inside the reader, the CD is ejected without any message at all. I would like to know what is going on and the ...
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Can't mount UBS flash drives or my CD/DVD drives

How can I fix the permissions to get rid of the following error and mount my USB and internal CD/DVD drive: Adding read ACL for uid 1000 to `/media/bret' failed: Operation not supported These ...
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Audio CDs not auto-mounting

I have a Lenovo ThinkPad T61 laptop with LG HL-DT-ST DVD RAM GSA-U10N drive and Ubuntu 12.04 system on it. Recently I have noticed a strange behavior: automounting only some of the CDs/DVDs that I ...
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DVD-drive detected by BIOS and UEFI but not by Ubuntu 12.04

I have build a new tower containing; Asrock Z77 extreme4 (motherboard) Core i7 (processor) Hitachi LGE-DMGH 12 L (B) GH15F SATA (SATA DVD-drive) ...
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Does a CD-ROM drive also have a UUID like a hard drive?

Does a CD-ROM drive also have a UUID like a hard drive? How do I determine what the UUID is?
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How do I determine what device my DVD drive is mapped to?

Sometimes my CD-ROM is mapped to /dev/sg0 and sometimes to /dev/sg1. How do I detect the currently mapped device in a bash script?
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WUBI Windows installer won't launch on Windows 98

Have an old PIII 1GHz machine that I'd like to try to use as a homework writing / editing / printing machine for the kids and maybe share the printer on the home net, but it doesn't look like I'm ...
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GUI Tool to deny Standard users from Using CD-ROM and USBs?

As a part of security policy we need to disable CD-ROM and USB access for normal users. Only root users should have the access. I could do it by removing the user from the 'cdrom' and 'plugdev' ...
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DVD not detected?

As i insert a DVD in my drive (on a laptop) using Kubuntu 12.04, the DVD is not detected. The drive takes the DVD, I can hear it munching on it for a while, and then nothing. Even ejecting the DVD ...
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12.04.1 CD not recognized as a boot disk

I'm trying to install Ubuntu 12.04.1 x64 as a standalone OS. I cannot get the laptop to recognize the CD as a boot disk. The Chipset is an Intel T5500 which is x64 architecture (have also tried the ...
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how to burn cd with the CD/DVD creator

Is there some trick to burning a cd with the CD/DVD creator? I'm installing k3b because that's a known entity. What is this, and where is the "burn" button? Help just tells me this is Nautilus ...
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How to check if a cdrom is in the tray remotely (via ssh)?

I have a server running Ubuntu 10.04 (it's on the other side of the world and I haven't built up the wherewithal to upgrade it remotely yet) and I have been told that there is a CD in one of it's two ...
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Why don't I have permission to read files on the CD I bought?

I recently bought this book, which came with an accompanying CD. When I try to view the contents of the CD in Ubuntu, I don't have read permission for any of the files. ls -al in the root of the CD ...
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Assigning Drive letter for CD-Drive

I recently bought a CD which needs to run an installation file to run the program. But the anti-piracy system in the CD detects the disc as a virtual or counterfiet disc because Ubuntu does not assign ...
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I cannot install Ubuntu Server 12.04 LTS because it cannot mount the CD drive

I tried installing Ubuntu Server 12.04 LTS, and it doesn't work. Well, it does, until the third step, in which it says it cannot mount the CD-ROM drive and tells me to insert the installation disk. I ...
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My DVD drive won't detect any CD media (DVDs seem to work). Is there a way to fix this?

I have a similar problem to what is described here: http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware/dv7-3079wm-BD-DVD-CD-drive-grinding-sound-won-t-read-CD-R-data/td-p/1211755 I have not tried ...
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cdrom is not recognized

I'm running precise pangolin on my laptop and always keep it updated. I've had some problems with the cdrom not being recognized by K3b before, but got it fixed by changing the permissions. But this ...
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My Ubuntu 12.04 installed DVD-RW recorder PATA as SCSI

Ubuntu 12.04 64-bit installed DVD-RW recorder PATA as SCSI. My DVD-RW recorder is in /dev/sr0 as SCSI. I opened Disk Management and my IDE PATA drive is installed as SCSI. I can't use this drive ...
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Cannot mount dvd/cd in ubuntu 10.04

I am trying to make my own game server of perfect world and for that i need to Mount the server Files that are on my DVD. But i am using the command mount/dev/cdrom/cdrom it is not mounting saying ...