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D drive lost

I have a lenovo t60 running Vista home premium. It has a cd-rw/ dvd rom 24x/24x/ 24x/8x max D drive. If I insert a cd or dvd, drive starts, but does not play. ( have autoplay set to open with windows media player)... In ''computer'' the Cdrive (hard drive) is shown but D drive not listed. It was working (intermittly) until i was downloading some pictures from a cd using Picasa. Got errer message, I closed it. Now it doesn't work.
Help will be appreciated. LBW


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  • tarweed38 Dec 20, 2008

    thanks for the quick response. i am very impressed and grateful. i downloaded the patch, but i havn't installed it because i first tried a restore to ealier state, which results in error messages but now the computer finds its D drive. but thanks and perhaps i'll try the patch soon. LBW

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Hi and welcome to FixYa,

Initially, pls download this quick fix patch. This addresses problems such as what you are experiencing in both Vista and XP.

Good luck and Thank you for using FixYa. Happy Holidays.

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