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CD drive not displaying in windows explorer

The DVD rom drive cannot be found/seen in My Computer. When disk is inserted it will also not play. It shows in my devices but has the yellow markers next to it saying the the drivers are installed but the device cannot be found. Almost as though the drive was unplugged. And ideas?

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  • bilbo505 Mar 15, 2008

    this is working now - i actually reinstalled windows XP and this seems to have done the job but now i can't seem to get the USB to work. Much like the CD drive it is device manager with a yellow marker and none of the sockets seem to work? What's the best route to get this working?

  • bilbo505 Mar 15, 2008

    Once i do that it comes up still saying that unable to find the driver for it - is there any thing else i can do?

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Sure..sounds like you may need a new set of drivers.

uninstall the cd from device manager, after getting new drivers from cd maker's site or computer makers site.

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