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Tried the fix-it and removed upper and lower worked for a couple hours but on reboot it disappeared again. Reply Chard says: April 13, 2009 at 1:38 am My DVD drive is no longer recognized. Now my pc won't read CDs but seems to be fine installing programs from DVD rom. Reply Alarussa says: March 22, 2009 at 7:13 pm Windows Media works fine.
Please help. Could not access the drive in any way - Explorer, msinfo32, FAR, etc. Can't read DVD or CD.
If you change the order later, MS will not start on Restart or Shutdown. Reply Mazz says: June 21, 2009 at 1:10 am This is getting totally disgusting and ridiculous! I need to make some disks of horses we're selling. Dvd Cd Rom Drivers For Windows Xp Free Download Your CD drive or DVD drive is missing or is not recognized by Windows or other programs http://support.microsoft.com/kb/314060/ 2.Restart the computer and boot in BIOS ( Boot in BIOS by
I also have a laptop that is running XP Pro SP 3 with only 1 hard drive and 1 optical drive that has never had this problem. How To Install Cd Rom Drive Windows Xp You should have your DVD/CD Rom again. You need to restart your computer before the changes you made to this device will take affect. ============================================== REBOOT again and you should be back to normal. https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/fixit4me/2009/03/18/cd-drive-or-dvd-drive-is-missing-in-windows-xp-or-vista/ CD/DVD Rom reads and doesn't write. 2.
Once after that i think the solution will be solved. A Media Driver Your Computer Needs Is Missing Windows 10 After performing a LiveUpdate, both of the DVD drives disappeared and are no longer visible in Windows Explorer. I tried the FixIT without results and then I did this fro the prompt as suggested here above (it might have helped): set devmgr_show_nonpresent_devices=1 start devmgmt.msc (Device Manager starts). This is insane.
This issue is pushing 2 months on this message board alone. What about the Event Viewer (eventvwr.msc) - any clues in the Admin log? Cd Rom Drivers For Windows Xp Free Download This needs an urgent solution. Cd Drive Not Showing In Windows Xp Urgent Customer Issues If you are experiencing an issue that needs urgent assistance please visit our customer support area: Chat with Norton Support @NortonSupport on Twitter Who's online There are currently
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Reply Krimzoneye says: April 9, 2009 at 4:28 am This is ABSOLUTE BEE-S… Everyone here has the same problem but no one has a solution! This is really unacceptable on MS behalf 🙁 Reply Mthoko F. Did you complete the troubleshooter for the drive that still does not work? http://iversoncreative.com/windows-xp/windows-xp-setup-free-download.html Reply syahbar says: May 9, 2009 at 3:58 pm i've been missing my DVD drive, but CD drive it's ok.
Most solutions are hit or miss. A Media Driver Your Computer Needs Is Missing Windows 10 Usb So it is definitely something in the software/Windows (the drive would not be able to read DVDs if the laser was bad, etc,) I literally am about to buy a Mac I have searched for weeks on forums, followed all instructions and still no DVD drive detected.
Wanted to pass that along to you. Their Knowledge base suggested that this behavior can be due to the UpperFilters registry entry. I want to point out that I have used to different registry fixes that supposedly work for many people. A Required Cd/dvd Device Driver Is Missing Windows 7 Install Reply Teah Bedney says: May 11, 2009 at 7:42 am This actually worked for me!!
Reply Richard B says: May 26, 2009 at 6:47 pm I'm getting the same issue as everyone above. Our whole facility uses dell pc.s and I keep telling them "they will fix it" but here we are a month later. MS ‘fix it' did the trick. http://iversoncreative.com/windows-xp/on-screen-keyboard-windows-xp-free-download.html MS - you are costing us money - big time.
Dell, HP, Lenovo, etc) or from the motherboard manufacturer (ASUS, Intel, etc) if you have a custom built machine. -brian Reply bmahaf says: January 16, 2017 at 5:11 pm Hello JW, Have uninstalled the CD-rom (you have to be quick before it disappears)-doesn't help.