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Dvd rom drive dissapearing!

Hi Tom... I can't play anything on my laptop's dvd rom drive... I put in a disk (of anything!) and nothing happens. The drive doesn't even show up on 'my computer' anymore. Have checked the Device Manager, and it says it can't load the driver for this as it is corrupt/missing! (driver: 6.0.6001.18000 (longhorn_rtm. 080118-1840). I have tried to find a way to download the file again (in a way I understand... I'm not a whizz with computers), but so far have failed to solve the problem. HELP!!! :)

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  • awsomdon Oct 10, 2008

    cant play dvd on my laptop

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Hi
had the same problem after a recent windows automatic update, tried everything but sadly had to re-format and start again with system software and sure enough all was well.
DG

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