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Click the plus sign (+) next to DVD/CD-ROM Drives (or similar) category. Z7_3054ICK0KGTE30AQO5O3KA30N0 hp-concentra-wrapper-portlet Actions ${title} Loading... If the DVD drive can read CDs but not DVDs, insert a DVD movie. Register now Not a member yet? http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/296846-28-windows-find-drive

Dvd Drive Not Working Windows 10

Make sure that you have tried burning the disc at a lower speed. Sorry if I am telling you more then needed or not enough. Reply RV says: April 9, 2009 at 9:08 pm This didn't fix my problem, but may help others with the "disappearing optical drive" error: Open a command prompt: Start/Run/cmd type: set

Bill gates, stop concerning yourself with Eugenics and sort your company out!!! Reply Andy Fralix says: April 27, 2009 at 7:46 am My DVD and CD are on secondary IDE channel. Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended. Dvd Driver For Windows 7 Only this worked for me after 4 hours trying everything… I didn't even had to reinstall my dvd rom.

Back to top BC AdBot (Login to Remove) BleepingComputer.com Register to remove ads #2 noknojon noknojon Banned 10,871 posts OFFLINE Gender:Not Telling Local time:10:37 PM Posted 19 December 2011 Cd Drive Not Detected Windows 7 I uninstalled and reinstalled the drivers, and when booting back into normal mode, it appears Jump to content Sign In Create Account Search Advanced Search section: This topic Forums Reply muruga says: April 8, 2009 at 3:58 am same problem on Toshiba with XP home suddenly DVD/CD stopped, I did a check with boot disc and it was recognized. https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/cannot-see-cd-drive-dvd-drive-on-my-computer-9842/ Step 2: Checking discs For the purposes of troubleshooting, get several discs that were manufactured from a record label or from a software company before you use this document.

Stay away from it!!!!! Cd Drive Not Showing Up Windows 10 See the help section in the disc burning software that was used to burn the disc. I am amazed that there still is no resolution to this! Thanks again!

Cd Drive Not Detected Windows 7

I have never seen an error message or a pop-up window asking me stupid questions. https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/fixit4me/2009/03/18/cd-drive-or-dvd-drive-is-missing-in-windows-xp-or-vista/ It will open the Registry Editor. 4. Dvd Drive Not Working Windows 10 Reboot the PC. Dvd Drive Not Detected In Windows 10 Click on {4D36E965-E325-11CE-BFC1-08002BE10318} . 5.

This is really unacceptable on MS behalf 🙁 Reply Mthoko F. have a peek at these guys Reply Chard says: April 13, 2009 at 1:38 am My DVD drive is no longer recognized. This also happens on our laptops. this was really anoying. Dvd Driver Windows 10

Reply ash says: May 9, 2009 at 1:13 am I have the exact same problem as treebee on 2 different laptops… its been about 2 months and unable to find a Thx so much Add comment Helpful +0 Report dav78 Dec 16, 2008 02:31PM update last night drive worked fine I was able to watch a dvd. Failure to perform all of the steps in the required order might cause serious loss of data on the hard drive. http://sauvblog.com/dvd-drive/cannot-read-dvd-drive-windows-7.html What I want to know is that lots of people have gone to exspence from the negligence of mirosoft and not much seems to be done..

Reply Kio says: April 25, 2009 at 5:48 pm People please bare with me on the following…. Dvd Drive Not Showing In Windows 7 a. Reply Alarussa says: March 22, 2009 at 7:13 pm Windows Media works fine.

May 22, 2011 #3 Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,233 +234 What are you doing in Argentina, not being able to speak good Spanish?

Nice work, Microsoft. Reply Arla Fontaine says: April 3, 2009 at 1:52 am Since a CD is not listed in my hardware, I don't see how I could reinstall it, not to mention it Reply CS says: April 16, 2009 at 8:20 am I also have the problem with XP Pro SP3 and all patches/updates from MS. Dvd Drive Not Reading In the right pane, click LowerFilters.Note If you do not see the LowerFilters registry entry, unfortunately this content cannot help you any further.

Reply Walter says: April 12, 2009 at 9:22 am I can use the DVD but not the CD. This page requires Javascript. memo December 11, 2013 I have the Same problem but i don't see any upper filters or lower filters as October 8, 2014 this is not working khyzer January 13, 2015 this content Found out that if I keep the laptop on a notebook cooler that it will not disappear.

Click Start button 2. Select Safemode from the startup menu.4. All previous programs were removed in favor of how Laptop was originally shipped to me. Reply Victor Quiroz says: June 12, 2009 at 10:51 am This Microsoft fix it does not apply to your operating system or application version.

And you can't chat with Microsoft without paying money for it. Now my pc won't read CDs but seems to be fine installing programs from DVD rom. Double click to expand DVD/CD-ROM drives d. Click on folder named “{4D36E965-E325-11CE-BFC1-08002BE10318}”. 6 In the right pane, right click on “Upper filters” and select delete from the context menu.

Wake up Microsoft…you are NOT the ONLY game on the market. If the disc can be read in another drive, the disc and the software program used to play the disc are good. Follow Us Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest YouTube Instagram RSS By Himanshu Yadav See more posts by this author. Now bust :< Reply jrh says: April 9, 2009 at 7:31 pm Put me in the que.

Minivans July 9, 2012 Thanks for this! This issue is pushing 2 months on this message board alone. Complementary Content This should resolve the issue and your CD drive icon should now show up.

This is very frustrating. May 22, 2011 #9 Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,233 +234 If these drives are all IDE, the boot drive should be the IDE Primary Master (or CS Cable select), the