but the drive should appear other place. If I can get there, how do I set a drive letter?(From my screenshot above, it shows it to be drive D.)If I can do that will it take away the AnyDVD.exe ... Rob For some reason Windows 8,.1 removed my 2 Optical drives, Thank you method #1 did the trick. weblink
thank you Almir Salihović Dear friend, thank you sooo much, the trick with the ZIP file saved my HTPC. Also a no show in the Western Digital Data LifeGuard Diagnostics tool and CrystalDiskInfo. Method 5 saved me. Uninstall (R Click----> Uninstall) 5). http://www.sevenforums.com/hardware-devices/392702-dvd-cd-drive-not-showing-computer-nor-disk-management.html
You saved me a headache trying to fix this. Now you'll be able to see your CD/DVD drive in My Computer window. Great work guys. Do you see it in Disk management and can you set a drive letter there. · actions · 2014-Mar-23 2:07 am · LibraPremium Memberjoin:2003-08-06USA
google chrome did let in a bunch of viruses the same day the drive disappeared, and I had to remove them with avast, so that may be connected. some 'great' planning by Microsoft who apparently intend to release an update later in the year. Restarted the computer and it went through the found new hardware process upon boot up and bang..DVD drive is back. Dvd Drive Not Showing In Windows 8 WILL THIS HAPPEN ??
There are two ways to do this. it worked like a charm. Ray I have just received a new drive after returning an almost new drive as being faulty. more info here Helpful +5 Report technope 20Posts Tuesday May 4, 2010Registration date December 26, 2012 Last seen Oct 31, 2012 at 01:13 AM I agree with Ron 1.
From what I can tell so far about the problem your facing is that, the power supply unit on you computer might be of a low wattage and is not providing Dvd Drive Not Showing Up Windows 8 Thanks a lot!! I don't expect this is common or it would've been mentioned already, but if you've tried everything else, check for the extra -atapi folder! Now everything works great.
The fix sounds complicated, but we have made it easy for you. https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/330140 And my DVD drive is still missing. Dvd Drive Not Showing Up Windows 7 I had a Latitude E6320 where the optical drive was seen in BIOS but not in My Computer. Hard Drive Not Showing In My Computer Windows 7 The problem is that my dvd drive Matshita UJ8E2Q still shows up as a cd-rom drive only and will not recognize dvd disks.
Report Athenius- May 27, 2009 at 01:13 PM I realized that I have a Windows Vista 32BIT PC, HP Compaq Pavilon and I read that it came with a DVD/CD Drive have a peek at these guys I spent 6 hours on the MS website with not one solution. Shaik Abid Ali, Hyderabad Thank you very much since I have fixed my PC by using your METHOD 5. Right-click Controller0, point to New, and then click DWORD(32-bit) Value . Cd Drive Not Showing In Device Manager
Atul Yeee! Dave. You will have your DVD/CD drive back in the Operating System. check over here That 'reg.exe, etc.' was a little over my head, but the script you provided worked just fine.
Try this, find a .ISO file or other common image file and right click and select Mount. Disk Drive Not Showing Up Windows 8 I have done everything its told me to do but to no avail. Finally, a method that WORKS!!! :) Marcus None of these worked for me.
solved installing second hard drive and second cd/dvd in dell xps 8700 nothing showing up anywhere solved DVD drive not showing up in Device Manager or This PC, Windows 8.1 DVD and NO, the dvd drive is not really SCSI, so it is being incorrectly identified by the OS. BUT it is not shown in my computer. Dvd Drive Not Showing In Device Manager Windows 7 After reboot the DVD was not detected, so I uninstalled all IDE ATA/ATAPI controllers: ATA Channel 0, ATA Channel 1, Intel (R)....
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thanks again My System Specs Computer type PC/Desktop System Manufacturer/Model Number Toshiba, Lenovo, Acer, Dell laptops + 4 rigs OS XP/7x32 & x64/8x64/8.1x64 . Paul NZJan 26, 2016, 8:25 PM Its because of programs like Daemontools or any dvd emulation program it happens. I just went into Disk Management and took a screenshot.