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Cd-dvd burner/player not showing up or working

I have a slimline s3300f hp pavillion and it is less than a year old and am trying to play a music cd (have tried several different ones) and the player is not only not working but I have been in my computer and it isn't even showing up as being on my pc anywhere...any ideas why and what to do anyone please?

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Hello well i had this problem also and i fixed it the drive is still there but windows is not loading the icons for it to fix this you have to shut down your computer let it cool of then open the case check to see if the wire fore you dvd came lose remove it then plug it back in the and remove the cable from tyhe mother board wait a few minutes then reattach it to the mother bord if this works thats it if it dosent its one more you have go in the the computer management and see if its on or if you have some errors on it atapi errors if not every thing checks out maybe the data red and silver srip conected to the drive remove it and put back and if you still get it go in to the drive properties and check the properties to see if its working

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