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XP home should automatically detect and install the device.
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There are a few concerns here:- if the drive has been virused, it may have been instructed to shut-down or corrupted the Drives Logical Board.
If you go to My Computer/Control Panel/System/Hardware/Device Manager.
See if your drive is recognised There, DVD/CD Rom Drives.
If it isn,t Click the small screen icon, top of page " Scan for hardware Changes " this should detect the drive if it,s recognisable by the system.
If it is, right click/Properties. And see if the device has any conflicts ( usually noticed by a yellow Triangle/exclamation Mark. Or drivers not installed.
Failing this, you can go into the systems Bios Screen. F2 at bootup. and see if the device is visible in there. And whether it,s enabled.
If none of this works, please mail back here.
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Posted on Mar 14, 2008
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