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Sony VAIO Desktop User Guide
Using your VAIO desktop
Using the disc drives
Your computer is equipped with two separate drives. See the Specifications sheet for details on your
❑ The DVD±RW drive reads data from and writes data onto DVD and CD.
❑ The DVD-RW drive reads data from and writes data onto DVD and CD.
❑ The CD-RW drive reads data from and writes data onto CD.
❑ The DVD-ROM drive reads data from DVDs and CDs.
❑ The CD-ROM drive reads data from CDs.
To insert a disc, proceed as follows:
1 Turn on the computer.
2 Press the appropriate eject button to open the drive.
The cover flap opens and the tray slides out.
3 Place a disc in the tray with the label side facing upwards. Make sure the disc is secure in the centre of
4 Close the tray by pushing it gently.
✍ When the computer is in Standby or Hibernate mode, you cannot insert or remove a disc.
Make sure you seat the disc firmly in the tray. Otherwise, you could damage your disc drive and you may not be able to open the tray.
When you have finished using a disc, wait until the LED indicator turns off before pressing the eject button to remove the disc.
If the tray does not come out when you press the eject button, go to Windows Explorer or My Computer. Select the drive, click the right button
of your mouse and select Eject.