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I have a Toshiba Satellite P305D-8828 and all of a sudden the cd/dvd drive stopped working. I went into the device manager and there are some items that have yellow exclamation marks. They are Microsoft ISATAP Adapter #21 and Microsoft ISATAP Adapter#4. Is this related to this drive? I keep getting a message that there is no cd drive installed.

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Try doing the steps outlined in these article:

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/314060

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