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Optical drive disappears if not in constant use. If it's the drive which fails then your computer can usually recognize the controller... Reply HARISH says: August 16, 2013 at 6:21 pm Wooowwww it worked for me as well 🙂 thanks alot Reply Disgusted no wonder everyone keeps XP says: August 17, 2013 at In windows 7 choose START and right click on computer and choose "manage". http://magicnewspaper.com/dvd-drive/resolved-oh-no-windows-can-t-find-cd-drives.html

Reply evan says: August 19, 2015 at 2:16 pm Thanks, worked for me too! You can view the movie on non-HDCP display devices by setting the monitor or TV to a display resolution of 480p or less. Thanks. I have many files I really don't feel like losing. (please spare me the 'backup' talk, i realize i should have backed all these files up) 8 answers Last reply Apr https://forums.techguy.org/threads/resolved-moved-cd-drive-now-software-cannot-find-it.142715/

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Data on discs can degrade over time. My precious DVD drive. When a new region is selected, a warning appears, stating the number of region changes remaining before the change is written.

HP DVD Play: Click the DVD Play icon in the lower left corner of the screen to check for updates. Click on the result “regedit.exe”. 3. Therefore it is highly advisable to backup your registry before starting the process. Dvd/cd-rom Drives Missing From Device Manager Report meme- Mar 16, 2009 at 05:33 PM Thank you ross for your information it really helped me I was without my cd/dvd player for about 8 months thanks again Report

HP PCs - Resolving DVD and Blu-ray Movie Problems (Windows 7) DVD or Blu-ray skips, temporarily freezes, or the playback is not smooth on Windows 7 computers Copy of a DVD Dvd Drive Not Showing Up Windows 7 On the right pane, right click on UpperFilters and select delete from the context menu. Loading... http://www.guidingtech.com/1874/cd-dvd-drive-missing-from-my-computer-in-windows/ Changing the drive region setting can be done a limited number of times.

solved What do I do if my optical drive only has firmware for Windows 7 and I have 8.1? Dvd Drive Disappeared Windows 8 After doing further trouble shooting, it did turn out that the SATA cable between the HDD and the motherboard was the problem. I think the driver I need is manufactured by Intel. It's set that way by default.If it's possible someone has set bios settings wrong, load bios defaults, save bios settings, then look in the bios again to see if the SATA

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Figure : DVD Region tab in Device Properties Unable to view movies in Windows Media Player on a Windows 7 computer When trying to view a DVD or Blu-ray movie in http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/255392-32-optical-drive-disappears-windows The refresh rate will probably need to be set at 120 Hz (or multiples of 120 HZ) and the resolution set to 1080p. Dvd Drive Disappeared Windows 10 So when you run on battery power, the software changes some power settings like for example: disable power for optical drive. Dvd Drive Disappeared Windows 7 I found this software online and its saved me many hours of searching for driver updates and its really easy to use.

Reply Darren Blanchard says: September 4, 2015 at 1:02 pm Thanks …. http://magicnewspaper.com/dvd-drive/can-t-find-cd-rom-drive.html Report slightlyunusual- Feb 8, 2009 at 01:25 PM thankyouuuuuu ross that works :D Report frustrated in Santa Clarita- Feb 9, 2009 at 08:31 PM Thank you thank you. Restart Windows. Any suggestion except format. Dvd Drive Not Showing In Windows 8

Error code 39. Hope it helps. Log in or Sign up Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Software & Hardware > All Other Software > Computer problem? http://magicnewspaper.com/dvd-drive/computer-cannot-find-my-cd-dvd-drive-e-drive.html Subsequently, I moved the CD-ROM back into my tower, but now when I try to copy, SimpliCD does not find the CD-ROM.

Motherboard Specifications, P5LP-LE (Leonite)http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/...Ewen said..."Sorry... Cd Drive Not Detected Windows 7 As soon as I followed your instructions and rebooted it came back on my Laptop. It works ok now, and to be fair it could be that windows 7 doesn't like my SATA adapter, since putting it on the IDE cable solved the problem.

In registry editor, go to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Class\{4D36E965-E325-11CE-BFC1-08002BE10318} 4.

Thanks Ross. The connector on each end should "latch" into the socket on the drive and on the mboard, or on the drive controller card - it should not move when you merely The Blu-ray movie play menu cannot be controled from either the touchpad or an attached mouse. How To Install Dvd Drive I cannot use the restore DVDs that I created as the DVD is not responding.Have searched on the support site for the code and driver updates but to no avail.Any suggestions???

Under System and Security, click Find and fix problems. You can look up the specifications for your computer or your graphics card to find out whether the graphics card is compatible. Reboot the system 4. http://magicnewspaper.com/dvd-drive/resolved-audio-from-a-cd-drive.html Great advice and pity I didn't find before looking for drivers and codex!

Ask ! Run Command Prompt as an Administrator. There are two DVD drives on the system. The drive's firmware may need to be updated if the movie is using a disc format the drive does not currently recognize.

So I came up with my own solution. Tech Support Guy is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. Report Shawna- Jun 18, 2009 at 03:11 PM hi ross, unfortunately when I open the reg key HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Class\{4D36E965-E325-11CE-BFC1-08002BE10318

i don't see anything that says upper and lower filters... The latest DVD or Blu-ray player software for your computer may contain updates that address playback performance problems.

Figure : Exploring a DVD You should see a listing of files/folders in the right pane of Explorer. The graphics card in your computer must also be compatible with the type of 3D technology used by the software. Was using Windows XP and just did a clean install of 7 on a new drive.The drive doesn't show up in my computer, or in device manager. Thanks, Harry, because that got me looking for other missing class properties (none worked), but the search led to a site which suggested that corrupt files could be at fault. 3)Here