1.    31 Oct 2014 #1
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    Carencro, LA 70520
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    Phantom hardware


    I have a Lenovo laptop with 2 ssd installed no cd installed. I go to drive management and I have a cd with a dvd mounted with 3.9 GB showing I can open a command prompt and get a directory listing.

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    I would like to know where this hardware is?
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  2.    31 Oct 2014 #2
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    A Finnish expat in Germany
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    Windows 10 Pro

    That's a Windows ISO image mounted as a virtual DVD. Since Windows 8 you do no longer need third party apps to mount ISO images as virtual drives. If you double click an ISO it will be mounted and is seen by system as a DVD disk in a DVD drive.
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  3.    31 Oct 2014 #3
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    Quote Originally Posted by Kari View Post
    That's a Windows ISO image mounted as a virtual DVD. Since Windows 8 you do no longer need third party apps to mount ISO images as virtual drives. If you double click an ISO it will be mounted and is seen by system as a DVD disk in a DVD drive.
    Yep that is what is was. Found the eject button thanks.
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