Jump to content


 


Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com
Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. Using the site is easy and fun. As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged in. Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site.


Click here to Register a free account now! or read our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site.

Photo

Where Is My Cd/dvd Drive?


  • Please log in to reply
2 replies to this topic

#1 mbm0405

mbm0405

  • Members
  • 5 posts
  • OFFLINE
  •  
  • Local time:05:41 PM

Posted 30 December 2005 - 03:09 PM

My cd player will not play cds when inserted. So then I go to My Computer and the drive itself is gone. Then I go to Run, and type in D:\ and the message I get back is that location is unavailable. It also says that it might be on another hard drive on this computer. What happened and where did it go?

Dell Inspiron 1150
Windows XP

Thank you for your help, Mike

BC AdBot (Login to Remove)

 


m

#2 welco

welco

  • Members
  • 130 posts
  • OFFLINE
  •  
  • Local time:05:41 PM

Posted 30 December 2005 - 06:41 PM

Make sure your IDE cable is connected to the drive and the motherboard also make sure that the 4 pin molex connector is secured in the slot.
AMD Athlon 64 3000+ Venice
1GB GeIL Value Memory Looking for something better...
EPoX EP-9NPAJ
Hitachi 7K80
Jaton 6600GT
400W HiPRO

#3 mjc

mjc

  • Members
  • 14 posts
  • OFFLINE
  •  
  • Local time:03:41 PM

Posted 31 December 2005 - 03:24 AM

My laptop does this, I got a fix from support at hp. try dell support.




0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users