Windows 10: DVD drive

  1.    29 Jul 2017 #1

    DVD drive


    Sometimes when I insert something in my USB port(slot) my DVD drive will disappear and I have to reboot the computer to get it back. Anybody got any ideas of what's going on, so weird.
    Last edited by Kerry4444; 29 Jul 2017 at 20:07. Reason: Spelling
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  2.    30 Jul 2017 #2

    Is it possible you've allocated the USB drive the same drive letter as your DVD drive?

    (You can allocate a USB drive a drive letter in Disk Management- this is remembered for 1 drive per letter - very useful e.g. when connecting backup drives).

    Personally, I set my DVD drive as Z: when I first configure my system.
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  3.    31 Jul 2017 #3

    No the drive letters are different. A bad driver maybe?
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