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Corrupted or missing?

I have a sony cdrw dvd crx850e drive and it doesnt work. When I go into device manager it says Windows cannot load the device driver for this hardware. The driver may be corrupted or missing. (Code 39).
?? sorry but i have got the same problem on my pc but mines a acer travelmate 2430 and my drive is a philips dvd/rw, and im trying to put vista home premium onit but it don't work. help please!

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Take a look at this thread. Most likely it is your problem too.

http://www.fixya.com/support/t1646033-get_cd_drive_work

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