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Le mieux reste d'aller chez le r?parateur pourvoir ce qui ne va pas et agir en cons?quence, mais il est possible que vous soyez oblig? de changer certaines pi?ces alors j'esp?re que ceci vous sera utile:

Toshiba... | Answered on Jan 22, 2020

1. your device is not a 'DVD-ROM' device, nor a 'CD-RW/DVD-ROM' combo device.
2. you need software, such as the free 'VLD' software, to decode the DVD, and to "play" the video.
3. your DVD-disk is scratched -- will it play in some other computer or stand-alone DVD-player?

Toshiba... | Answered on Jan 09, 2020

Some Toshiba's can be convinced to bypass the startup BIOS password if you hold down the <LEFT-SHIFT> key while booting the system.

Toshiba... | Answered on Jan 08, 2020

Toshiba does not have a download of DVD software.

Try VLC player it plays DVDs fine and its free!

Toshiba... | Answered on Jan 02, 2020

try re-installing the device drivers to sort the problem

Toshiba... | Answered on Jan 02, 2020

The newer dvd's often won't play on older machines. The easiest solution is to download and install the VLC Media Player. The VLC Media Player is an open source free player and can be downloaded here.

Hope this solves the problem.

Toshiba... | Answered on Jan 02, 2020

Check the Toshiba site for updated drivers for your dvd player. Also check the recall section for your particular model dvd player. They had several that were recalled.

Toshiba... | Answered on Jan 02, 2020

follow these directions to reinstall realplayer properly

good luck - hope this helps!

Toshiba... | Answered on Dec 20, 2019

If you want to play DVDs from any region you maybe able to upgrade the firmware to make it region free BUT if you make a mistake or installed the wrong firmware the player will be a piece of junk.
The best solution to make the player region free is to install a piece of software (Passkey for DVD) that allows you to play DVDs from any region and Passkey for Blu-ray that allows you to play Blu-rays from any region.
There are several available on the Internet but my favourite is DVD-Region Free
From: -,free.htm

Toshiba... | Answered on Dec 05, 2019

press f12 and boot from hrad disk

Toshiba... | Answered on Nov 30, 2019


1. turn off laptop
2. take off battery.
3. wait 5-20 mins
4. turn back the battery inside laptop.
5. turn on wait until it open.

but if still not working and same problem then i suggest you to reformat your unit....


Toshiba... | Answered on Nov 29, 2019

Check if nothing is connected to any usb ports, if not you may need to reinstall or even replace hard drive.

Toshiba... | Answered on Nov 29, 2019


You can use Media Player Classic or vlc media player to play VCD's

Get Media Player Classic here >>>>>>>>

Get vlc media player here >>>>>>>>>>>

If i were you i'd download and install both the Media Players. You can play HD movies with Media player classic and just about anything with vlc media player.


Toshiba... | Answered on Nov 21, 2019

Do you know where to change the region setting?
If not go to the Device Manager - click on DVD/CD-ROM Driver - then right click on your DVD drive, and click on Properties then DVD Region. You can change your region you require.
If you cannot change the region and the region is locked or you have run out of changes, you can install Region Free software on your computer that allows you to play DVDs from any region.
There may be freeware available on the Internet (do a Google search), but I use DVD Region Free from
it costs a few dollars but I have no problems with it, my DVD drive is locked on Region 1.
There are firmware upgrades available for DVD drives that make them region free, but if you make a mistake with the wrong firmware update then your DVD drive is now a piece of junk.

Toshiba... | Answered on Nov 20, 2019

Please insert single layer DVD. they will be detected.
The DVD Player in ur pc can not read double/dual layer DVD's.

Toshiba... | Answered on Nov 08, 2019

Sound like a performance problem. Did you try updating your video and sound drivers?
You should also see if the Adobe Flash Player is properly installed as that is used for Youtube playback.

Toshiba... | Answered on Nov 08, 2019


if u want to add the special effects on ur movies then her is the free download software for ur special effect of ur movies just go to this website and then click on download on the right hand side, or if u want special effect on anything like themes ro something else it has the free download of everything for special efffect all u need to do is to download.thanks

Toshiba... | Answered on Oct 05, 2019

Please Note:
For some reasons it could happen that no PC Serial No. and Challenge Code will displayed instead of "Not Certified" appears. In this case remove the AC-adapter and the battery for a short time and try it again.

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Do not power off the computer once you provide us with a Response code. There's a unique Response code .
Don't turn off your notebook, don't restart it, don't enter anything except generated Response code.

Toshiba... | Answered on Sep 28, 2019

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