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Cd or dvd rom drive

What was the drive that handled my cd and dvd activities, copying, saving, burning, etc., has vanished completely.
How do I get it back?

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Re: cd or dvd rom drive

Cheers bijoybakal,that was my next move if drastic action was needed.I fixed it by disconnecting drives ,turned on pc then played cards and such for 10mins then turned off pc,re-connected drives ,turned on pc and yippee they were back,working just as good. once again,,cheers mate!!

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Re: cd or dvd rom drive

This might be due to a registry problem. Re-installing windows (OS) or repairing your OS installation can help. You can install from any previous back up or get the installation files in a USB storage device like pen drive.
You can also try the following which have worked .. insert the OS installation disk in the cd-dvd drive. restart Pc. change boot device option. installation of new OS begins. this is a hit n trial method, but has worked earlier.

Posted on Dec 30, 2007

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