The drive does not appear in device manager, can anybody please tell me how to get this back? Now I am starting to get Really pissed…! etc….. Every time there's an update we must take our PCs to a tech?
what are you guys doing, working on windows 8???? However, after I installed HP Photosmart C7280, the HP software over wapped the Toshiba CD icon, now it shows as HP CD Drive short cut. 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. The "fix it" just fix for an hour, then my dvd/cd rom gone forever..huhuhu I'm really tired..Look like there is no solution for this problem.
Expand IDE ATA/ATAPI Controllers. Reply ash says: May 12, 2009 at 10:13 pm soulguyman, you comments aren't any helpful or better than that of Nicky Harris… I don't have any downloading software on my laptop Deleting them manually doesn't work either! If you insert a disk on the drive, it will read it for a moment, but that's it.
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Found out that if I keep the laptop on a notebook cooler that it will not disappear. I've tried all the forums and nothing works. CD/DVD Rom reads and doesn't write. 2. I've tried downloading "drivers" for this but all seem to point to my hardware working properly. Cd Rom Driver For Windows 7
I've recently re-installed Vista. Probably Drive defect?? Hey, Mr. and people go to update there system Bois, because of blogs like this suggest the idea doesn't always work, Because the CD Burning Software May still get in the way of
Reply A Man Eating Duck says: April 27, 2009 at 11:43 am Thanks RV, your steps fixed my problem. Dvd/cd-rom Drives Missing From Device Manager Reply Jo Agee says: May 9, 2009 at 8:09 pm It flippin' works! Reply Bob Hyatt says: May 9, 2009 at 1:28 pm i tried reformatting the laptop which experienced this, and after its done, the dvd drive still not appearing on ‘My Computer'
Reply Chris Ivory says: May 8, 2009 at 4:40 pm Useless DVD drive here. Discussion Thread Date TSST TSST CD/DVDW (Windows 7 x64) [IDE] Apr 24, 2017 Sony Electronics CRX320EE (Windows XP Professional) [IDE] Apr 12, 2017 [Premium Member] DRIVER NEEDED: Hewlett Packard (HP) Pavillon It was almost like the driver was still lodged in memory, or the stuck in the driver cache but this software does not deal with CD/DVD drivers. Dvd Driver For Windows 8.1 Free Download Reply nomad27 says: April 11, 2009 at 2:13 am I also tried all of the above and nothing worked.
Reply C K says: April 24, 2009 at 6:42 am No CD-Rom/DVD found in Explorer or the Device Manager since this started 2 weeks ago. Click UpperFilters only. Thanks Jim Sheehan [email protected] Reply Gam Gaddi says: April 30, 2009 at 10:58 am I'm writing to be part of the statistics, and hopefully MS or somebody else would see this My DVD/CD player/writer (Dell M1710 laptop) was working fine, I was making some cds for a long trip, then it just stopped being able to read or write any CD.
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 YOUR INFO WORKED AND THAT SAVED ME A LOT OF MONEY. 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. You cannot read the disc in all versions of Windows.
To run this more comprehensive Fix it, visit the following Web site: http://support.microsoft.com/gp/cd_dvd_drive_problems Windows XP Users 1) Restart your computer to complete the removal of LowerFilters and UpperFilters 2) Verify Reply AntonyWillis says: May 1, 2009 at 9:57 am Have installed Apple Itunes on an Acer PC running Vista. If your device is not on the HCL list, contact the hardware manufacturer to obtain firmware updates for the device or to obtain a driver update.