Step 5: Using System Restore on computers running Windows 7 that cannot burn discs If the computer cannot write to the disc, use System Restore to go back to a time Restart and, viola, the CD and DVD drive is back! Showing results for Search instead for Do you mean or Post new question Post new question Question Reply Topic Options Subscribe Mark Topic as New Mark Topic as Read Float this Additional Information: Localized in 23 languages Blocks on Windows 7 Checks if either LowerFilters or UpperFilters registry value exists Deletes LowerFilters or UpperFilters registry value Prompts for reboot Tags fixit Windows Source
Iv'e altered the BIOS settings with no change..The CD and DVD both disapeared after trying to instal a printer. note: If you have a new notebook computer, make sure the computer actually has a CD/DVD drive. Do you have a fix? Reply Linda says: June 17, 2009 at 10:24 pm Other than the fix not telling you to reboot, Fix-it is wonderful!
If you do not know how to restore Windows, use the Support document Using Microsoft System Restore in Windows7. The security on my laptop was a mess with both McAfee and Norton Anti-virus causing problems. Type “diskmgmt.msc” (without the quotes), and then press ENTER c. Ariesjill, Dec 29, 2007 #4 Noyb Trusted Advisor Joined: May 25, 2005 Messages: 20,080 What's the model number of your HP ??
Gently remove and reinsert the CD/DVD drive data cable from the connector on the motherboard. Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... And then reinstall everything. Reinstall Cd Drive Reply Fredkom says: May 27, 2009 at 7:22 pm HP Laptop running Vista, Drive is a Toshiba TS-L632.
But nothing helped. Reply Alarussa says: March 22, 2009 at 7:13 pm Windows Media works fine. I know this may look like a hardware problem, but the drive works fine if I access it in the brief period before it goes away. http://www.guidingtech.com/1874/cd-dvd-drive-missing-from-my-computer-in-windows/ If you cannot burn music or data to blank CDs or DVDs, follow the steps in this document to resolve the problem.
Ask the community! How To Uninstall And Reinstall Cd/dvd Drive Some common reasons are: Corrupted registry entry. Figure : CyberLink Power2Go error message example Step 1: Reinstalling disc recording software Upgrading the operating system or installing certain types of software can cause other recording software to lose their note: If you have upgraded your computer to Windows 10 or to Windows8 and the drive was working before, but is no longer working correctly, you can save time by starting
Im using windows vista home premium. http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/Accidentally-disabled-and-removed-DVD-player/td-p/1069375 Once you have installed the updates or if no updates were available, continue to restore system files. How To Reinstall Dvd Drive Windows 10 Uninstalled & reinstalled CD/DVD drivers marked (!) Several times. I Accidentally Deleted My Cd/dvd Drive The lower/upper filters deletion did didley squat and the fixit tool diagnoses my DVD drive as not detected.
If asked to confirm the deletion, click “Yes”. 6. this contact form my drive is shot. :( Report Nina- May 1, 2010 at 11:12 AM Hi, I have the same problem, when I try to use my dvd on my laptop (dell) I So that is the primary IDE cable slot. I need to make some disks of horses we're selling. Dvd/cd-rom Drives Missing From Device Manager
Luckily the tech support at LG is much more responsive than MS (they directed me to the FixIT that worked a month or so ago). Go get a Mac. shucks. have a peek here But I do suspect that removing Quicktime/iTunes and then reinstalling it with the latest version was part of the solution.
Make sure you have selected this exact key name. How To Reinstall Cd Drive Windows 10 I ran the MS Fix and it seems to be working fine now. Otherwise, Microsoft will not only lose consumers as customers but HP, Dell, Acer, and the millions of corporate, small business, and governments will get tired of the crappy products and service.
After the computer has restarted, install CyberLink Power2Go from the HP Recovery Manager application: In Windows, search for and open Recovery Manager. this worked and I was able to browse my CDs after a long time !!! After Windows starts I shut it down and reinserted the physical device. How To Reinstall Dvd Drive Windows 8 Reply pankaj says: March 28, 2009 at 12:05 pm m just installing drivers and the forgot to remove dvd and now i m unable to eject it m using dell studio
Uninstalled Roxio - nada! It all worked fine when I was running XP. Reply Mallika says: April 22, 2009 at 10:04 am Fine. http://transcoderesearch.com/how-to/how-to-delete-d-drive-windows-10.html Hey, Mr.
please help Reply serge gracovetsky says: March 25, 2009 at 11:20 pm Same problem as everyone else. Am really sick and tired of computers. So. The only items listed there are: .net something java run microsoft support " value windows media 9.0 windows movie 2.0 BamasLuLu, Dec 30, 2007 #14 Noyb Trusted Advisor Joined: May
This also happens on our laptops. Click Next. It worked for me and I now no longer have the problem of bothering to get the DVD-ROM to work. Reply Jeffko says: April 9, 2009 at 8:07 am I had the same problem with both my CDR and DVD drives disappearing a few weeks ago and the "fix it" tool
I have two drives - a SATA DVD (works fine) and a PATA CDROM (sometimes recognised, but usually not. Now reboot your computer and check for drive by clicking on Start button and then “Computer”. In case it helps, here are some system-log entries from when the CD-rom disappeared (there are some McAfee-related info messages before/after and between): 7:17:05 The device, DeviceIdeIdePort1, is not ready for I tried reinstalling it and nothing.
A copy of the registry has saved for back-up purposes to the Documents folder. Is Gizmo's first choice ... By applying the above mentioned steps, you can troubleshoot your missing drive problem. 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..
This is really unacceptable on MS behalf 🙁 Reply Mthoko F. on Xp customer system! Click: View/Show Hidden Devices. Then click the Software - Multimedia, and Software - Solutions links and look for any available recording software updates (for example: CyberLink Power2Go update).
MS ‘fix it' did the trick. The CD/DVD drive does not appear If a window does not open when discs are inserted into the drive and the drive does not display in File Explorer, then the drive On search box, type Troubleshooting.