Question about HP Pavilion m7100y (PX189AV) PC Desktop
Put your Windows product CD/DVD into the drive.
Reboot your computer, and tell it to _first_ try to boot from the CD/DVD drive, to see if it reads the disk.
If not, the drive is dead. Spend $40 to buy a new CD/DVD reader/writer.
Posted on Aug 02, 2010
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Click on Start, Run, and type regedit and press Enter
Click on the plus signs (+) next to the following folders
This folder is the DVD/CD-ROM Drive Class Description in the registry. Look for any of the following names in the right hand column.
If any of the above keys shown in step 4 are listed, right-click on them and choose Delete
After deleting the keys, close the registry editor
Reboot your computer
Open My Computer and check to see if your CD or DVD drives have returned. You may also want to open Device Manager and verify that the yellow exclamation and error code on the CD or DVD drive is gone.
hope this helps you
you might have to uninstall then restart your computer then reinstall your DVD/CD then reinstall the driver for this device
hope this helps
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