Open regedit, go to: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer In the right pane, if it does not already exist, create a new 32-bit DWORD value. Within Device Manager, verify the CD-ROM has no exclamation marks or red X's. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Same and new by Grimfandango31 / August 16, 2011 7:12 PM PDT In reply to: Missing CD and DVD drives fix Had same What is my problem? http://filevox.com/drive-not/dvd-r-drive-missing-from-device-manager.html
On the Boot Options sub-screen, select Boot Order, then press Enter. Since both drives went away together I'm highly suspicious that it's hardware, not windows for a change. Flag Permalink This was helpful (17) Collapse - CD and DVD players by quiggo / October 27, 2012 4:01 AM PDT In reply to: Something to try with your CD/DVD burner/player I have been burning quite a few dvds abd cds over the last 6 months.Thanks for the submissions everyone.
Open the DVD/CD-ROM drive category again and do the following actions depending on what is shown in DVD/CD-ROM drives: If the CD/DVD drive name is missing, the drive is not being In the Boot Order list, look for a CD/DVD drive entry. Reply pipo says: April 11, 2016 at am3:55 Thank you even more!
If you have anything sticky or gooey, like ciagrette smoke or the like, you can use a mixture of 50% rubbing alcohol and distilled water on the q-tip to help remove It never hurts to check your OEM driver updates too.Sometimes I've had to re-install or update my burning software; especially because of DRM issues. I have a customized VAIO CR running with Vista and a Pioneer DVD-RW DVR-K17 ATA Device, but it looks like people are having problems with other drivers and computers, so I'm Cd Drive Not Working Windows 8 A trick that he employed in the past was to install a piece of software that would employ the use of the DVD.
do this! Cd Drive Not Reading Disc But here is something else to do - Disconnect ALL of your CD burner cables (BOTH power and signal). Reply Paul says: September 24, 2016 at am5:21 This worked when I deleted lower filters - good job. by JCitizen / October 27, 2012 2:44 PM PDT In reply to: I'm using media player and video converter on Windows Vista x64 - I've either had to uninstall the update
Anyone have any idea? Cd Drive Not Opening The first thing I would check is to make sure that the data cable that connects both drives to the motherboard is properly seated at all three places.Since the only things This device cannot start. (Code 10) Reply Anuoluwapo says January 20, 2015 at 7:10 am how to update my system Reply shantan says January 24, 2015 at 7:17 am i didn't I had one fail about a month ago and it just stopped working.
To correct the problem and allow the software to detect the drive again, uninstall the CD/DVD recording software, restart the computer, reinstall the disc recording software, then restart the computer again. Doesn't matter the brand (I keep 2 of differing brands in my machine because sometimes they will burn a disc that other drive brand can't read, and this is a way Dvd Drive Not Working Windows 10 Step 3: Use the Hardware and Devices troubleshooter If a window does not open when discs are inserted into the drive and the drive does not appear in File Explorer, it Cd Drive Not Working Windows 7 I cleaned my lens with 70% rubbing alcohol then used the cloth with the alcohol to move the spindle back and forth to remove any extra gunk.
Ever. this contact form The drive does, however, still play audio cds perfectly. Thanks Jason , it worked like a charm. Windows will take additional steps to further troubleshoot these devices./ CD or other device and then copy them to the computer with no internet connection. Cd Drive Not Showing
Registry editor opens. Select Computer in the main window. However, it's not working for me. have a peek here Resetting the computer power can fix this problem.
Click 'Run' Again 4. Cd Rom Not Working If you have added a new drive, use the disc burning software that came with the drive or use the native burning capabilities of Windows. Step 2: Replacing the PxHelp20 registry value Use the following steps to replace the PxHelp20 registry value: In Windows, search for and open regedit.
by Roy Thorogood / October 5, 2012 8:39 PM PDT In reply to: What's causing my CD/DVD burner to suddenly stop working? DO NOT PANIC! Expand SYSTEM, and then expand CurrentControlSet. 4. Check This Out Note: If the disc drive is not opening when you press the eject button, check the power cable on the CD-ROM drive to make sure it is connected securely and properly.
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by JCitizen / October 27, 2012 3:12 PM PDT In reply to: Could it be your screen saver? In any case, get the right burner, connect it like the old one (impossible to do wrong). DVD+R? Flag Permalink This was helpful (1) Collapse - What's causing my CD/DVD burner to suddenly stopped working?
Flag Permalink This was helpful (9) Collapse - Could it be your screen saver? I finally found a link to a Mirosoft link which solved my problem. Even if you haven't touched the inside of the case cables can come unseated or logically lock up.i would power off the pc, remove the power cable, open up your pc, In Device Manager, click Action, select Scan for hardware changes, then wait for Windows to find and install the CD/DVD drive.
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