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My computer no longer acknowledges its cd-rom drive. Its as if it doesnt have one. Any suggestions?

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Back up any important files then load the recovery disc that came with your computer this will solve the lost cd rom and any other things that have gotten lost

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Right click on my computer icon then click on property then ->hardware ->device manager

then check there is any cd/ dvd drive showing in list.
If you can see your cd /dvd driver then uninstall it.
then restart computer.
But if you cant seen then you need to refix your cd dvd rom.
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the same problem of mine is my drive cannot able to read DVD then i make the solution
if you have CD RAM/ROM + DVD ROM then change it to CD/DVD RAM because in case of CD RAM and DVD ROM it may read CD but not DVD but sometimes it can read DVD also but when we copy data to computer it may freeze or give us error so i give you one suggest to buy a new CD/DVD RAM

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1)right clik on my computer
go to
device manager
clik on cdrom
uninstall it then re-install it
after reinstall try using the drive

2)update windows ,use custom and see if it finds an updated driver,if it does or doesnt update windows anyhow.
after you restart the computer try using the rom drive.

if that doesnt work;

go buy a cd/dvd rom cleaning disk at your local electronics store and use it.

if all this doesnt work;
buy a new rom drive

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In the front side of the dvd drive you will see a small hole to eject that cd put one niddle in that hole and .
Now press the button at just after that apply a force on niddle .suddenly you will notice that cd will come outside ,if not try more times and you will learn to eject the cd when you are unable to do it by pressing the eject button...
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