Resetting the BIOS might also resolve this problem: If you are using a notebook computer running Windows 7 Turn off the computer and wait five seconds. If you have a question, please create a new topic by clicking here. I think you need to remove the memory cover and there should be 1 screw holding the cd drive. Please try again shortly. Check the bios and see if the drive is detected first.

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Follow these steps to use the Hardware and Devices troubleshooter to check dv7600 problems:. With the 4D36EECE-BFCBE key still selected, right-click any blank area of the right side of the registry editor window the window pane listing all the values within the key. Sexually explicit or offensive language Spam: See your browser’s documentation for specific instructions.

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If the drive is not recognized, continue to the next step. Items you will need Phillips-head screwdriver Paper clip.


If cd/dvd-rpm device driver fails or dv6700 corrupted, then Windows cannot properly communicate with the drive; in fact, it might not even recognize that the drive is connected at all. Unplug all non-essential external plug and play devices, especially cameras. After CyberLink Power2Go has been uninstalled, restart the computer. Right-click the new LowerFilters value and select modify. Well like 3 years ago maybe 2 years after owning the labtop the cd drive quit working.

Open your Internet browser and go to microsoft. Here is what I know Use these steps to troubleshoot this condition. Wait until the computer fully shuts down and then disconnect the power cord from the computer.

This page requires Javascript. Slide the new optical drive into the empty cavity until the drive is seated.

HP Notebook PCs – CD/DVD Drive Is Not Detected (Windows Vista)

And you should get a “Do you want to boot from the CD” prompt. Confirm the deletion by clicking Yes.

If a drive name is shown with a disabled icon the drive icon is marked with an arrow pointing down,the drive has been disabled. Here’s what I have done If the troubleshooter detects problems, follow the instructions to fix the problem.


[RESOLVED] HP Pavillion DV missing DVD Drive

IF so, get rid of that! Under Programsclick Uninstall a program. Since the drive is not recognized, they are useless. The disc drive should now be recognized by your recording software.

Brought to you by Techwalla. You need this driver for the coprocessor. Updating the device drivers, software, and firmware Sometimes the default drivers provided with Windows are not up-to-date.

HP PCs – CD/DVD Drive Is Not Detected (Windows 7)

If it does nto see any device, make sure it is plugged in correctly. Turn on the computer and wait for Windows to start.

I still have no idea what to do. Video of the Day. I tried to swap the drive but it still not working.