Windows 10: Wins 10 does not see my dvd drive

  1.    23 Feb 2016 #1

    Wins 10 does not see my dvd drive


    Crossed over Fri. and all went well,BUT for one thing the system does not see the drive..if you click hidden folders on Manager it shows up with the following the drive is not connected to the computer ( 45)....which i get a laugh from.It is not connected..buuuut..it reads it well enough to tell me it is not connected..??

    I am rather new to Windows and have spent 2 days online trying to find the unicorn my dvd drive become.

    ANY HELP will be greatly appreciated
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  2.    24 Feb 2016 #2

    Hi, a good number of people have experienced this - me too on one PC. Always worth searching the forum for possible answers.
    Here's one of many such threads that should help.

    "
    1. Run Command Prompt as an Administrator. (E.g. Windows key + X, Click Command Prompt (admin) )
    2. Copy/type the following and enter

    reg.exe add "HKLM\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\atapi\Controller0" /f /v EnumDevice1 /t REG_DWORD /d 0x00000001

    3. Reboot the system
    My DVD drive was then automatically recognised. Yippee."

    from

    Solved Windows 10 - my dvd/cd drive is not recognised, at all - Windows 10 Forums
    Last edited by dalchina; 24 Feb 2016 at 06:47.
      My ComputerSystem Spec


  3. Posts : 2,554
    Windows 10 Home x64: 1607 Redstone (1) Build 14393.1198
       24 Feb 2016 #3

    Did you go to File Explorer
    Should show up as D drive
    Also in Device Manager
    If none work then do a
    Repair Install Windows 10 with an In-place Upgrade - Windows 10 Forums

    Or an SFC Command
    the link is in my signature
      My ComputerSystem Spec


 

Related Threads
Last One To Post Wins [30] in Chillout Room
Good Morning everybody.
Last One To Post Wins [24] in Chillout Room
Got some Kielbasa boiling up for dinner. Wife is at work. I'm like a married bachelor when it comes to that.
Last One To Post Wins [20] in Chillout Room
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Km2JcTHGQnQ&feature=youtu.be
Last One To Post Wins [9] in Chillout Room
Guys.. check this out: AMAZING!! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PjpkVv9OrZQ&app=desktop
Last One To Post Wins [4] in Chillout Room
Yea.. I forgot about that.
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

© Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:51.
Find Us