1.    11 Jun 2016 #1
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    windows 10

    DVD drive on windows 10

    I just bought A Dell Inspiron with intel processor and 8gb memory - I have windows 10. I am though not seeing the dvd drive in the explorer. I have MS office 2007 that I am trying to install with my dvd I purchased. it does not do anything when I insert the disc,

    Thanks in advance,
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  2.    11 Jun 2016 #2
    Join Date : Jul 2015
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    Windows 10 Pro

    With the DVD inserted, open device manager (right click on start icon, device manager will be in the menu). Expand DVD drives, right click on your DVD drive, click on properties. Click on the volumes tab, and then the populate button. Do you show a DVD inserted, or "no media"?

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