thank u so much Aleksandar Step two worked for me, clean and useful instructions!!! Report jjj- Dec 4, 2012 09:33PM Man I can not thank you enough. Hope I can undo the other silly stuff I tried first... krodami Thank you for this, not sure why this happened but your fix worked great! Source
Jim none of these fixes worked. METHOD 3: If the above mentioned method doesn't work for you, you can directly add the DWORD in Registry by executing following command in Command Prompt: reg.exe add "HKLM\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\atapi\Controller0" /f /v Figure 15: Configure a device If you are prompted for an Administrator password or confirmation, type the password or provide confirmation. The culprit is a weak transport that can get stuck on smoke, dust, hair, or even get jammed in the centre if the unit takes a shock or too much vibration.
I tried numerous software as well so I think it has something to do with vista. Use the arrow keys to navigate to the System Configuration screen. Thankfully, it is a dead simple fix. Replace the cover and plug in the power, keyboard, mouse, and video cables.
thanks lee Report kath- Oct 7, 2012 08:56AM works well for me.. It showed only one problem (error: boot speed slow). Thanks for saving me probably hours! Dvd Drive Not Detected In Windows 10 Thanks a lot!
Thanks RPOP76 #1 worked like a charm in less than 2 minutes!! Dvd Drive Not Showing In Windows 8 For more information about testing for CD/DVD drive hardware failures, refer to one of the following HP support documents: Desktop PCs: Testing for Hardware Failures (Windows 10, 8) (in English) Notebook Windows 8 does not come with a software decoder for DVD and Blu-ray movie playback. http://support.hp.com/us-en/document/c03370738 Plastic discs can be easily scratched and the data on the disc can be destroyed if left in the sun.
Report no no- Nov 4, 2012 10:16PM My laptop dvd/cd drive has had problems for a long time and I can never find the solution. Cd Drive Not Detected Windows 7 My problems started with the upgrade to Windows 10 Raj what if non of the technique works Katoum Wow you script worked perfectly, both my DVD's are back and working, no Step 3: Getting the latest drive firmware updates from the Web Go to the HP Web site to see if there are any drive firmware and/or recording software updates available. My DVD RW drive not working and detected.
For more information, refer to Performing an HP System Recovery (Windows 10) (in English) or to Performing an HP System Recovery (Windows 8) (in English). https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/314060 If Windows recognizes the CD/DVD drive, but the disc burning software does not detect the drive, refer to Software for burning discs does not recognize the drive. Cd Drive Not Working Windows 8 Everything works as usual. Dvd Driver For Windows 8 Free Download Thanks :-) Nischal I tried all the ,methods u have given in the upper methods but non of them works in my pc??
nigel After updating to Windows 10 my dvd no longer worked...... http://intrascol.org/drive-not/dvd-rom-drive-not-working-in-windows-7.html thnx for this wonderful post Shane Hey guys, Thanks for that, method 3 worked for me. Name the new value as NoCDBurning, and assign the value data to 1. 3. Chris Fantastic, worked on recent Windows ten upgrade, i chose to run the zip file as i don't like editing the registry at all, rebooted and hey presto both cd drives Windows 8 Cd Drive Not Reading
Your tips got my optical drive recognised again in no time. Zicko4u Thank you very Much. Our family laptop`s dvd drive suddenly locked up , so I followed your instructions , and now its working perfectly! have a peek here I went through the Windows on-line help and they said it was Dell's problem and Dell has no new drivers.
sagar saysJanuary 8, 2013 at 6:33 pm i tried the first method but its showing as access deined.even though am doing it in administrator. Cd Drive Not Working Windows 7 If it works, you are done. Click Yes for User Account Control prompt.
Nick saysMay 4, 2015 at 2:27 am CD /drive was missing from both folder and device managerMethods 1 & 2 did not work straight off for me.I had to go to Amar I faced same issue with my windows 7. The drive is working again. Dvd Drive Not Recognized Windows 10 Keep it up.
Danny Do 431,552 views 4:51 HOW TO FIX MISSING / NOT RECOGNIZED DVD/CD DRIVE IN WINDOWS 8 - Duration: 26:07. Step 5: Click "Let me pick from a list of device drivers on my computer". However, it's not working for me. Check This Out DVD Drive - tsstcorp cddvdw sn-208ab (not recognized) rick will this work with windows 10 64 bit?
samuel thanks alot, it worked for me instantly Muhammad Tariq Thank You My Problem is Solved. It is probably related to the software configuration in Windows. i tried all methods. Is it possible to add it to the registry manually???
Sign in Transcript Statistics 221,745 views 340 Like this video? Dave 7 May 2014 - Windows 8.1Pro, fresh install. Hope this helps Helpful +15 Report micro01 1Posts Monday January 12, 2009Registration date January 13, 2009 Last seen Jan 13, 2009 11:50AM I can not find HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\ÂPolicies\Explorer also. Basically I am unable to burn cds or dvds but it did work before.
Dhanyavaad Vishal! This problem has evolved progressively, at first the drive would play dvds sometimes and not others, but now virtually not at all.