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Laptop dvd drive wont recognise.

The dvd drive gets power it spins a disk it flashes but it doesnt show up in windows, bios, disk manager or anywhere.

ive tried unplugging it and putting it back in. still no luck.

It isnt anywhere.

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  • jameswoods Oct 23, 2007

    thats what i recon

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Sounds like a bad cdrom drive. If it isnt even being picked up in the bios (cmos), then it'll never show in windows. If reseating the drive doesn't work, just replace it with a known good one. Unless there is damage to the plug inside, that should solve it.

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