note: Disc recording software applications that come with HP and Compaq computers are made to recognize only the original CD/DVD drives that come with the computer. View all 6 comments Report carls- Jul 18, 2009 at 03:22 PM That would be ok if you could see them can't see can't chage Report Angad- Aug 31, 2009 at If a CD/DVD drive name is listed in BIOS, the BIOS recognizes the device and the problem is most likely software-related. Devoc My CD/DVD drivers seemed to have disappeared after I was forced onto Windows 10. http://ezsolutionsoftware.com/dvd-drive/dvd-drive-not-showing-in-windows-7.html
Bob Method #2 worked great for me. You wont be able to access the hdd until you remove the program and the entries it added shmuellandonFeb 2, 2016, 10:05 PM I had the same problem on every computer Click the arrow next to each of the following items in the list: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE SYSTEM CurrentControlSet Control Class Select 4D36E965-E325-11CE-BFC1-08002BE10318. Report Charu- May 7, 2010 at 10:37 AM what the hell is SELECT AND drive letter supposed to mean??
Restarted the computer and it went through the found new hardware process upon boot up and bang..DVD drive is back. That 'reg.exe, etc.' was a little over my head, but the script you provided worked just fine. Gian Report Zenam78- Jan 16, 2010 at 11:09 PM Thank U so much it works 100% Report tjohn12- Jan 18, 2010 at 08:00 PM Thanks very much for the info but Cd Drive Not Detected Report Kay- Jan 2, 2010 at 06:19 AM Hey shelly wat should I exactly do after I press change drive letter and paths Helpful +0 Report bala Apr 2, 2010 at
Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Try the old upperfilters fix. Dvd Drive Not Showing Up Windows 7 thnx for this wonderful post Shane Hey guys, Thanks for that, method 3 worked for me. THANKS in Advanced.............. In the device manager the CD-ROM shows up alright, the properties says it is working fine.
I have an Asus desk-top with an internal CD/DVD reader from Samsung. Dvd Drive Not Showing In Device Manager Windows 7 If Windows does not recognize the drive, repeat Step 2 to see if the drive name appears in Device Manager and troubleshoot disc burning software if needed. Windows includes a troubleshooter that checks hardware, such as CD/DVD drives, for problems. The system will take whatever next letter is available.
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The proper drives should then show up in My Computer. http://ezsolutionsoftware.com/dvd-drive/share-dvd-drive-over-network-windows-10.html Report MomOfTheDummyThatMessedItUp- May 29, 2010 at 01:08 PM Thank you for the link. (o: Helpful +21 Report nope May 29, 2009 at 02:51 PM that didnt work shelly Helpful +14 Report its works........ :) thank you so much.. Right click on it and select change drive letter and paths. Dvd Drive Not Showing In Device Manager
My System Specs Computer type Laptop System Manufacturer/Model Number ASUS N45SF OS Windows 7 Professional SP1 x64 (OEM) CPU Intel® Core™ i5 2430M/2410M Processor Motherboard Intel® HM65 Express Chipset Memory DDR3 Nanashi Thanx! As with other posters, it is nice to have the free upgrade, but it's pretty poor if it has such a basic flaw as non-operational CD/DVD readers? http://ezsolutionsoftware.com/dvd-drive/dvd-drive-missing-windows-10.html What else can be done?
Thanks a million! My Cd/dvd Drive Is Not Showing In My Computer If this problem is affecting many people, does anyone know the best way of reporting this to Microsoft and obtaining a definitive answer? Then click the Software - Multimedia, and Software - Solutions links and look for any available recording software updates (for example: CyberLink Power2Go update).
Figure : Uninstall Cyberlink Power2Go Uninstall Cyberlink Power2Go. The disc drive should now be recognized by your recording software. On a desktop computer Press and hold the power button for 5 seconds to turn your computer completely off. Dvd Drive Not Showing In Device Manager Windows 10 It needed a restart but all is now working fine. :) Dipu Mahmud Thanks.
Question: what causes this to happen in the first place? It found and fixed the problem right away as well as showing some potential future problems. Thanks RPOP76 #1 worked like a charm in less than 2 minutes!! http://ezsolutionsoftware.com/dvd-drive/cd-drive-not-reading-disc-windows-7.html K J Not working for me on ASUS r503u windows 10, tried all methods Dynamite Mosbey I purchased a new SATA DVD drive to install on a custom built pc that
Dulemek THANK YOU VERY MUCH! den tell me hw can I view my drive ? ? ? To correct the problem and allow the software to detect the drive again, uninstall the CD/DVD recording software, restart the computer, reinstall the disc recording software, then restart the computer again. Under I need help immediately, select the Software Program Reinstallation option.
I connected my external drive .but it had the same problem. If the CD/DVD drive is not original equipment and was recently added, make sure that the drive cables are installed correctly. I tried examining the plugs and cables to make sure they were not loose. Thanks to allot.
Look for "UpperFilters" and "LowerFilters" strings in right-side pane. If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). DVD was shown and I uninstalled it. mike - BrianT Option 2 did it for me .