1. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 9
    windows 10
       01 Aug 2015 #1

    Win 10 does not see files on CD/DVD rom


    I performed the upgrade on Windows 10 after installation I was trying to install office 2007, the DVD rom drive is seen by win 10 because I can eject the disk but no files to be seen in explorer and it won't auto start despite all the settings.. I have changed the auto start to: ask me, run always then back to auto all to no avail. I have also tried my Gigabyte disk to load the drivers for the board, same thing. I do get an occasional "directory name invalid d:" where d:\\ is he DVD rom drive.

    I need the computer to load my 3D program, if I can't resolve this I will scrap win 10 and reload win 7.
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  2. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 9
    windows 10
       02 Aug 2015 #2

    I solved my issue, this worked for me found it on drivers.com


    1. Click on Start -> Run
    2. Type regedit to open Registry Editor
    3. Navigate to following registry key:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\atapi
    4. Right-click on atapi and Select New->Key
    5. Type Controller0 and press Enter
    6. Right-click on Controller0 and select DWORD (32-bit) Value
    7. Type EnumDevice1
    8. Right-click on EnumDevice1 and click on Modify
    9. In the Value Data box, type 1
    10. Click on OK
    11. Exit Registry Editor
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  3. Joined : Apr 2014
    Space coast of Florida
    Posts : 4,351
    Windows 10 Pro X64 14393.576
       02 Aug 2015 #3

    Where did you find the info to do that?
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  4. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 9
    windows 10
       02 Aug 2015 #4

    not sure if it matters, I have LG DVD players. here is the link to the site I found my solution:

    Fix LG GH24NSB0 DVD Writer Problems Drivers.com updates
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  5. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 2
    Windows 10 Home
       20 Aug 2015 #5

    Thanks Bob your Registry edit worked a treat. I now have the drive as


    bobc4d said: View Post
    I solved my issue, this worked for me found it on drivers.com


    1. Click on Start -> Run
    2. Type regedit to open Registry Editor
    3. Navigate to following registry key:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\atapi
    4. Right-click on atapi and Select New->Key
    5. Type Controller0 and press Enter
    6. Right-click on Controller0 and select DWORD (32-bit) Value
    7. Type EnumDevice1
    8. Right-click on EnumDevice1 and click on Modify
    9. In the Value Data box, type 1
    10. Click on OK
    11. Exit Registry Editor
    Thanks BOB it works fine for me.
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  6. Joined : Feb 2016
    Posts : 1
    Windows 10
       22 Feb 2016 #6

    Correction to the process


    My first time editing the registry; and it wasn't difficult.

    If I could add to Bob's instructions, however, Line 6 should include New; it should read

    6. Right-click on Controller0 choose New and select DWORD (32-bit) Value

    I had finished my message by saying that it worked for me. Well, it did once after a Restart. But only once. Changing back to 0, or even to 2 or 3 (I was just guessing) brought no benefit. The machine will read videos and audios but not data files.

    What is clear and consistent on my machine is that starting in Safe Mode allows any DVD to be read. But that is a crazy way of resolving the issue.

    Any suggestions?

    J
    Last edited by caylar; 24 Feb 2016 at 15:44. Reason: I found it was solved, after all
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  7. Joined : Jan 2017
    Posts : 1
    Windows 10
       1 Week Ago #7

    I had exactly the same issue. Trying to open an Office 2007 on a Windows 10 machine. Your solution worked a treat. Thanks ever so much!
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  8. Joined : Jan 2017
    Posts : 1
    Windows 10
       1 Week Ago #8

    I had the same problem and I was able to fix it.

    My question is - Why doesn't Microsoft fix the problem in an update? Or is there a good reason that they haven't?
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