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Deleted CD Rom

Accidentally deleted CD Rom, have disk for compaq but can't use it

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  • JODI1 Oct 21, 2007

    Where on the internet can I download this info from?

  • JODI1 Oct 21, 2007

    To eagle338.. Didn't work.       To Cameron07 ...Yes it is a recovery disk for compaq       JODI1

  • JODI1 Oct 21, 2007

    eagle338, how do I connect to link

  • JODI1 Oct 21, 2007

    Where do I find the product#?

  • JODI1 Oct 21, 2007

    Found my product # but still can not download recovery CD from link... Boo-Hoo

  • Gayle M Dec 02, 2007

    Hi, i have an old compaq presario 5522 with windows 98, it has not been used for ages, when i try to start it up goes through the memory test and stops with just a blinking cursor, i can't start in safe mode or get the BIOS up using the F2 key, the dvd drive does not work it lights up but will not read a disk, i have loaded a diagnostic start up floopy disk and got the start up screen i can't see the D drive, It lists the A floopy drive and hard drive, I have also tried resetting it to the defaults on the start up screen and also checked all the cables and it still will not work,

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First, we need to know what it is, is it  recovery disk?

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  • Cameron Bradford
    Cameron Bradford Oct 21, 2007

    Great it worked out.

    If you need help burning the recovery iso to a disk let us know.

  • Cameron Bradford
    Cameron Bradford Oct 21, 2007

    Click this:
    http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/docum...

    Or copy and paste it into your browser and press enter to connect.


    Once there just follow the instructions

  • Cameron Bradford
    Cameron Bradford Oct 21, 2007

    Or I can do it for you,

    What is your Product number?

  • Cameron Bradford
    Cameron Bradford Oct 21, 2007

    If for some reason you can't download it, or order one.

    You will need to buy a Windows XP Disk from any store, or online.

    Or try on ebay.

    I can get you one, and mail you one if you want.

    But I've ran into issues like what your having before. What you need to know is you don't need the Recovery CD that came with your PC to recover it, you can use any Operating System Disk to install it. Only difference is there was pre installed software on that recovery disk.

  • Cameron Bradford
    Cameron Bradford Oct 21, 2007

    Can you access the desktop?
    If so do this:
    Press:(All at the same time)
    CTRL + ALT + S

    That will bring up your info.

    If you can't do that, your model number should be on the back,or side of the CPU(the big ass part of the desktop)

    Product number looks like:
    DA203A-ABA

    More info here:
    http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/docum...




  • Cameron Bradford
    Cameron Bradford Oct 21, 2007

    What is your product number, I can check for you.

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Cool my friend you can use system restore to get it back..
Click Start->Run->type msconfig->click Launch System Restore button...Click restore my computer to an earlier time->select a restore point->click restore
PS:it will backup all of your software and Documents..you will lose nothing..

Let me know if it worked..
Good luck!

Posted on Oct 21, 2007

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Click start control panel administrive tools,computer management,device manager scroll down cd-dvd rom drives you might see a yellow question mark ? right click you will have options to update driver,roll back driver,or select properties general troubleshoot, select driver click to reinstall drivers click update driver or uninstall then reinstall if this does not fix the problem it might be a registry problem if you cant see your disk drive in windows explorer
Close all open programs

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Click on the plus signs (+) next to the following folders

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CurrentControlSet

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{4D36E965-E325-11CE-BFC1-08002BE10318}

This folder is the DVD/CD-ROM Drive Class Description in the registry. Look for any of the following names in the right hand column.

Upper Filters

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Lower Filters.bak

If any of the above keys shown in step 4 are listed, right-click on them and choose Delete

After deleting the keys, close the registry editor
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you might have to physically unplug the leads for this cd/dvd then plug them back this should activate the found new hardware wizard or

you might have to uninstall then restart your computer then reinstall your DVD/CD then reinstall the driver for this device
if your computer came with a motherboard disk the drivers could be on it
click start control panel administrive tools computer management device manager scroll down cd dvdrom drives if you see a yellow question or exclamation mark?! or a red x right click you will need to update the driver or
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