Posted 03 August 2007 - 01:02 PM
Is the Optical drive listed in your device manager?
To find out click start, right click MyComputer, click Properties, System Properties window will pop up. Click the hardware tab, click the device manager button.
Click the + next to DVD/CD drives, this should show your actual drive.
If the drive shows up,
Highlight the drive, right click and then click uninstall.
once the drive has uninstalled, restart your machine, and see if your drive has returned.
Post your results, please.
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