You will need
- Computer, disk, anti-virus software.
To avoid possible infection of your computer, don't hurry to open the contents of the disk immediately after it is loaded. Otherwise, if the media will write viruses, you risk to infect the system with dangerous programs and scripts that will negatively affect the performance of your computer. Taking this into account, the startup disk should be performed in the following way.
Insert the disc in the drive, then wait for it final download. On the desktop opens the AutoPlay window, you need to ignore (click "Cancel"). Open the folder "My computer". Here you need to find the connected drive with the loaded disk. Click on the icon of the drive and select the context menu item "scan for viruses" (on the computer must be installed any antivirus software). The scan may take from several seconds to two or three minutes. If the antivirus detects the carrier of any threats, immediately remove the disc from the drive and try to avoid working with him in the future. If the antivirus is not detected no danger, browse the contents of the disk.
If the disc stored video files, you may have some problems with their view. Most often, such problems are expressed in the fact that the computer is missing a package of necessary codecs. Below you can view video files, you need to install on your PC the software "K-Lite Codec Pack". It can be easily found on the Internet. After you install the codecs, reboot the system and browse the multimedia content of the disc.
Advice 2: How to eject the disc from the drive
Put the disk in the drive and wanted to work with him, and he was "vicious". The drive it refuses to release, and to restart the computer for any reason, you can't. A familiar situation? This problem is solvable.
You will need
- program is Unlocker, a needle or a paper clip.
If conventional by pressing the "open/close" on the drive fails to eject the disc, then there is a very small probability that the problem is in the button. In order to exclude or confirm this option, use the software eject – open My computer by double-clicking it on the desktop. In the window on the icon of a drive click the right mouse button and from the appearing context menu click "Extract".
If no reactions occurred, it is possible that one or another file on the disk occupied by any system process, and may even a virus. To check this, use the program Unlocker. If not, then make sure to install it, it will be very useful for solving many problems.
After installing the program in the context menu, the drive appears Unlocker click on it. Opens a window in which will be information about which process is using a particular file on disk. If the program shows a list of files and paths of the processes, the files are locked and this is probably why the disk is not removed.
To unlock the file at the bottom of the dialog window click on the "Unlock all" and try to eject the disk. If nothing helps, then try the next method.
Take a paperclip and straighten it (you can also use the back side of a thick needle). On the front of the drive there is a small hole (it is used for emergency opening of the tray), insert the end of a paperclip and push inside. The pan lock will be weakened and you will be able to pull it on and eject the disc.
If none of this will help or similar problem will have to be repeated regularly, remove your drive and take it to repair service.