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i gt a new laptop last week and at first it worked fine
bt then vista just stopped detecting my dvd drive - it's a matshita dvd rw with lightscribe
now everytime i turn on the lap it get's detected and sometimes it just vanishes off "my computer"
i deleted the registry entries as suggested ny one expert - didn't help
i updated the driev too
bt still nothing
i bought the laptop with vista
it's a HP compaq 6715s
it's really annoying how it dissappears from the system
i tried to write a dvd just now and halfway thru it just stopped identifying the device
and now i'm stuck in a rut cos the dvd drive is useless...
open for solutions, ideas,
i need this
Ok go into windows devic manager and see if the dvd drive shows up there it might have a little ! in a yellow triangle if it does dont worry it should offer a soultion to get to device manager go to (start type device manager and then click on it)
also try installing the device driver again hope this helps
Posted on Jul 19, 2008
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