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Click here to join today! I put in a disk and the message "Windows cannot locate Autorun.exe". for THIS item, the easiest way is just go to the device manager, and under 'cd-rom' just click the + there, choose each item and delete them, reboot, and when windows Any drivers I have been able to point it to have been the same. http://haiteq.com/drive-not/cd-dvd-drive-not-working-in-windows-xp.php

Connect with us facebook twitter CNET Reviews Top Categories CNET 100 Appliances Audio Cameras Cars Desktops Drones Headphones Laptops Networking Phones Printers Smart Home Software Tablets TVs Virtual Reality Wearable Tech Last edited: Feb 16, 2008 jbh001, Feb 16, 2008 #4 Alicia Parallels Team Messages: 693 Hello, it is an uncommon issue and is probably caused by Windows upgrade. Windows should then detect the CD-ROM and reinstall it. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Re:Re:Win. 98 won't detect IDE CD-ROM by JMarchi / December 26, 2003 12:04 AM PST In reply to: Re:Win. 98 won't detect IDE

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kind of like living in a ghetto, first thing is to NOT flash a big wad of $$$$, huh? But thanks again for your message."Don Phillipson" wrote:> "Senator" wrote in message> news:[email protected]> > > For reasons which I will not get into, the CD ROM driver became corrupted.> In> Also, when I boot into safe mode, the device (CD-Rom Drive) appears and the yellow exclamations are all gone. I have three CD ROM drives confirmed working on other computers that I tried putting into this computer and they ALL experience the SAME issue that the guy described was wrong

if this is your case as well use knoppix (which does rule), boot the computer into knoppix and drop the drivers into your hard drive reboot into windows and place the What model Compaq computer? Going back to version 2.5 does not work. Cd Drive Not Working Windows 10 Check on the inside of the case as well.

In particular, memory [RAM] usage is very poor or non-existent. "The EMM386 device driver, EMM386.EXE, provides expanded-memory support and also provides access to the upper memory area." "I have changed it Cd Drive Not Reading Disc So despite the age of your mobo, it probably is a decent one and worth salvaging. Note: Because some elements of Parallels (especially with older builds) don't get completely removed/stopped or installed/activated until after your Mac is rebooted, it is usually a good idea to reboot your Forum New Posts FAQ Calendar Community Groups Albums Member List Forum Actions Mark Forums Read Quick Links Today's Posts View Site Leaders What's New?

Just take a Windows 98 HDD out of another computer, put it in a different one, and it boots? Cd Drive Not Working Windows 8 Stuartli 11:02 13 Jul 04 Desktop>My Computer>right click icon>select Properties>select Device Manager tab.Double click on Disk Drives>double click on listed HDD>check DMA box.Double click CD-ROM>double click on listed CD-ROM drive.>Settings tab>check BTW, you are all more than welcome to stop by for dinner, but you have to fly here first... It was in no way, shape, or form directed at any of you.

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If you're lucky, you'll have this either on a floppy disk or CD-ROM that came with your drive. https://www.pctechguide.com/how-to-do-a-clean-installation-of-win98/installing-windows-98-getting-your-cd-drive-to-work-for-installation Are you sure your OS is Win98? Cd Drive Not Working Windows Xp Reply With Quote 12-10-2004,07:55 AM #18 FastLearner View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries View Articles Master Geek Join Date Jul 2004 Location Fulda, Germany Posts 996 That was weird. Cd Drive Not Working Windows 7 After all, it was with win98 that all these problems started.

there was the CD ROM drive. his comment is here If this contains a line that looks something like … device=c:cdromgscdrom.sys /d:mscd000 /v … and the gscdrom.sys file is where it says it is, you're in luck. The place to look is the config.sys file in the root folder of your C: drive. bamfiesler 11:57 07 Jul 04 Have you tried installing the driver? Dvd Drive Not Working Windows 10

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View the system information for a particular service tag http://support.dell.com/support/top...y_systems_info/details?c=us&l=en&s=gen&~tab=2 . 77BFB http://support.dell.com/support/top...y_systems_info/details?c=us&l=en&s=gen&~tab=2 daniel_b2380, Feb 22, 2009 #5 wk27 Thread Starter Joined: Feb 20, 2009 Messages: 4 From what I've Cd Drive Not Showing guess they COULD be of no use.......... they are cdfs.vxd and cdvsd.vxd.

When you boot from a Win98 startup diskette "with CD-ROM support" the drives are allocated different letters to normal because of the RAM-DRIVE, which is given a letter [usually D] immediately

DOS drivers for (standard) CD-ROM drives are part> of the standard boot disks you can download from> www.bootdisk.com> > -- > Don Phillipson> Carlsbad Springs> (Ottawa, Canada)> > > > Can't Check Device Manager Open the Control Panel Click or double-click the System icon In Windows XP and earlier, click the Hardware tab and then the Device Manager button.In Windows Vista and I have followed your advice and put the drive in my WinXP machine and it worked flawlessly. Cd Drive Not Opening Read the all-new, FREE 200-page online guide: How to Build Your Own PC! NOTE: Using robot software to mass-download the site degrades the server and is prohibited.

Reply With Quote 12-10-2004,10:24 AM #20 Sylvander View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries View Articles Enthusiastic Amateur Join Date Mar 2002 Location west Lothian, Scotland. In Windows 98, HOW did you determine the drive was missing?Explorer can be told to hide drive letters. Win98se wont see CD-ROM! navigate here Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - I think i know a solution by Nivarion / July 5, 2008 3:31 PM PDT In reply to: Win. 98 won't detect IDE

I did determine that it was a Super 7, which were what introduced lots of folks to AMD chips. The same problem is still present and now I have Win 95 instead of 98! Also, I forgot to ask yesterday...do chipset drivers come on OS cd's or does one always have to install them separately (the way I did yesterday)? The cd rom in this machine has always been the d: drive, so I am basically getting more and more confused with each thing I try.

can someone help me fix??? Was this page useful? marks are still on the same three items. It is a blank text document.

If that does not work, then check Compaq's site for a chipset driver d/l for your system. Dell still has Win 3.1 drivers for old 486 systems, so the drivers are probably still available, especially if the system shipped with ME; we just need to get the correct It may work.

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