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Acer L100 XPinstall, CD Drive not being dectected

 

Ive just wiped Vista of my system and installed a fresh new copy of XP onto the drive.

 

Installed all the other drivers (chipset gfx ect) and the CD drive isnt being detected. says its there but nothing.

 

Adivce??

 

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  • Adam Anon Oct 16, 2007

    No drivers found :/ The model is:

    Panasonic UJ-85j-B

    Its recognizing it  as a PCI device on the computer, and the connection on the drive has a converter cable on it. It plugs directly onto the drive, then the little converter spools out onto a ribbon cable that connected to the mobo.

    Anymore help?


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I would if I was you, [1] go to Acer's website & make sure you have all drivers, [2] goto www.lavalys.com & download the ffree trial version of Everest. This software allows you to scan & diagnose the exact system details, motherboard/chipset etc..With this info you can then search for the exact items that are needed. Hope that helps

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If you are on line yet go to the drive makers web site for the driver.
Also go into BIOS to ensure it is active.

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Go to the "my computer" choice from "Start", right click on the drive icon and select "Properties". Make sure that all parameters are selected as per your system configuration....accordianman 

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