Windows 10: Disappearing dvd drive

  1.    09 Jan 2016 #1

    Disappearing dvd drive

    When I hook up an internal hard drive in win 10 my DVD drive disappears . Cant find it in explorer . The second hard drive takes the D letter and no DVD rom is shown . When i disconnect the HD the DVD returns as D drive . Any suggestions . SATA connections on everything .
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    Dual Boot 10 Pro v1607 10 Pro rs2 build 14971
       09 Jan 2016 #2

    Hi Mikelori5, welcome to Ten Forums. Why don't you try changing the drive letter of the DVD drive to another letter like E or H and see if that solves the problem. Use disk management ( + X and click on disk management) scroll down to your DVD drive and Rt click on it. Click on change drive letter and path , change, use the scroll box to change the drive letter click ok.
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