|Hard to tell. There are two parts to those players. One is the cd part and the other is the dvd part. Either or both can go bad. |
If you know that your computer can boot to a dvd then I'd try that first. Borrow/use a vista or Windows 7 or linux dvd and see if it can boot to it is the easiest test.
1/3 of highway deaths are caused by drunks. The rest are by people who can't drive any better than a drunk.