Having problems with your Acer Aspire 5500 5570-2609 Laptop ?

Aspire 6920g with optirac BD rom 5500, since i upgraded to win7 from vista, it wont play blu rays anymore, wont even recognise the blu ray in the drive, but plays dvds and cds still!!! I have tried using windvd 9 and other programmes to run blueays, but still nothing! help please.


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Its a firmware problem, im really struggling to find a replacement, but basically the sony optiarc BC-5500A is a discontinued model, and on the sony website, it gives u a firmware download, but its not an up to date one, im having problems installing it, \015\012http://www.sony-optiarc.eu/supportservice/downloads/bluraydrivesnotebooks/bc5500a.html\015\012
\015\012i hope it helps, but i dont kno if u need another version for Windows 7, cus as soon as i put it on i had the same problem as you.
Check your drives manufacturer may be a need to update drivers or new firmware
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