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techkid, Feb 20, 2007 #4 agoodjohn Thread Starter Joined: Apr 5, 1999 Messages: 310 want to thank all for there input worked like a dream. | Search MSDN Search all blogs Search this blog Sign in Microsoft Fix it BLOG Microsoft Fix it BLOG Automated solutions that are easy, intuitive, and available when and where you Not just me but all these poor people with useless computers!!!! who knows' someone out there mite just have the answer…????? http://filevox.com/windows-xp/dvd-player-on-windows-xp.html

When i restarted Windows the device was found and automatically installed. removing of LowerFilters and UpperFilters,I have altered the BIOS settings with no change Reply jan says: April 6, 2009 at 1:37 am tried the post from mar 26 mine started the It's not listed in Device Manager or BIOS. Now all works fine.

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No disc came with the computer for the drive. Microsoft, as a suggestion, please make available to the users of your ops software…Windows XP, Vista, etc., the necessary drivers or issuse an update to check whether or not CD/dvd drive tried uninstal reinstal, find new driver, fix upper & lower filters - result zip, zip, Thing it was working just fine and I have all the apps that you mention Nero, Dvd Drive Not Showing Up Windows 7 When you are prompted to confirm the deletion, click Yes. 10.

Is this not the case ? I run the fix here because my computer (XP) still did not recognize the drive and now I can play my drive but not burn anything. Reply Lugi says: April 25, 2009 at 4:59 pm Sorry, forgot to mention that the Upper/Lower fixit was the very first thing I tried. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/296846-28-windows-find-drive Report LizaG 2Posts Thursday May 20, 2010Registration date May 20, 2010 Last seen - May 20, 2010 at 07:46 AM Mine doesn't work .

The lower/upper filters deletion did didley squat and the fixit tool diagnoses my DVD drive as not detected. Windows Vista Dvd Driver Download Additional information on Device Manager can be found on our Device Manager page. If you're new to Tech Support Guy, we highly recommend that you visit our Guide for New Members. The link states the firmware should not be used for external USB drives.

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After installing you will have to reboot the computer and thats is all. Reply Tyson says: April 4, 2009 at 8:07 am this has been happening to for three weeks. Cd Rom Drivers For Windows Xp Free Download Try this, instead (it leads to the same page, anyway): http://www.geekstogo.com/modules.php?modid=5&action=show&id=15 It seems that you have to register to the site to download anything. How To Install Cd Rom Drive Windows Xp What do you recommend ?

Martin Reply Enigma says: April 27, 2009 at 7:21 am Same problem with Brand new dvd/cd rom player. this contact form Fix does not work. Regcure is the registery software I used, Vista Ultimate 32bit SP1 Reply jw says: April 24, 2009 at 7:25 am I have three DVD/CD drives (two on one machine and one Windows would always think that any CD inserted was a blank one and you could not explore the CD. Cd Drive Not Detected Windows Xp

I can ascertain this by the fact that when you disconnect the power cable from one of the drives (ie your old CD drive) one of the other drives shows up. Reply Quah Wee Keong says: March 25, 2009 at 1:46 pm Same here with Windows XP Pro 62bit with service pack 2. Report Nil- Nov 24, 2012 at 12:26 AM Thanks A lot Helpful +147 Report Bhandaru Ram May 24, 2010 at 02:58 AM CD/DVD Drive is not getting show in my cd have a peek here Beside taking up hours it is now potentially costing me sales.

Doesn't help. Dvd Cd Rom Drivers For Windows Xp Free Download Step 4: Reading the disc from a command prompt Confirm that the drive can read discs from a command prompt. Use the steps in this document to troubleshoot problems with CD and DVD drives reading discs.

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I plugged it in and fired up my PC and my dvd instantly kicked in for a fresh install. I have tried almost everything. This Fix it solution automates the steps in KB314060 to resolve an issue where the CD/DVD drive does not appear in My Computer as shown in the image below. Dvd Drive Not Showing In Device Manager ad m December 24, 2012 thank you soooooooooooooo much been trying for ages the prob i had was i deleted the regedit thing i went to device manager and dvd/cd rom

Its visible in BIOS, and Driver Detective is seing it. The drive does not appear in device manager, can anybody please tell me how to get this back? One thing to note is that uninstalling CD/Dvd Burning software Does Leave Behind Files And Reg Keys,& prob filters as well. http://filevox.com/windows-xp/dx10-on-windows-xp.html The MS fix did not work 'cause there were no upper or lower filters to begin with in the registers.

CD/DVD has been working entermittently. Remove any discs from their drives. Have tried the solution offered by Microsoft and it does not fix the problem Reply TERRRY says: May 2, 2009 at 12:38 am I do not know where to find the