I'm having trouble with playing DVDs on my inspiron 5537. It had been working just fine until today. I played a DVD and when I skipped towards the end to watch a particular scene the show started to play back as if the disc were scratched. I checked the disk and there are no scratches.
I replaced the disc with several other ones and the same problem happens. The show will be just fine in the beginning minutes but once it hits around 12 minutes the player starts getting really loud and the show is not beign played back without skipping, pausing, and lagging.
It was working just fine yesterday. I've never had this problem before. What do i do? Clean the drive, replace it? Take it to a repair shop?
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The issue could be a hardware or software related.
Have you made any hardware or software changes recently ?
Please try the below steps and let us know how it goes.
Press win + R, in the dialogue box type in devmgmt.msc then click ok.
Now in the device manager windows right click on the DVD drive option and select uninstall.
Now open the below link and follow the steps as advised to delete the filters.
The steps suggested in the link is the same for any Windows version.
Restart the machine.
Let us know how it goes.