p.s. I also tried deleting the registry folder and it did not work. Note: You will need to login to Windows with an account with administrator privileges. It starts to write discs but I don't think its working and they never finalize. useful reference
So I'm thinking that it's not the software itself but the install wizard. Depending on your notebook model and specific CD/DVD drive, the entry name indicates the exact type of disc drive you have (for example, it may read Internal CD/DVD-ROM Drive). Reply M. Confirm the deletion by clicking Yes.
Here is a list of the actions I have taken so far:- 1. There are procedures to open stuck DVD drives. I thought I was going to need a new drive but your fix worked perfect once I restarted.
This is a fairly recent laptop and the drive is a SATA drive. Reply Richard Weinholdt says: October 21, 2016 at am7:55 I followed the steps as well and still nothing until I did the following, suggested by someone else on this post: But I've deleted the upper/lower filters in regedit. Dvd Drive Not Reading It was disappointing with strange problem where only a few DVDs are accepted One day after reading this thread (The first answer of cleaning the lense by Tybaltkilla08) strike to mind
Not really, you would need the proper equipment plus know the pinout reading. Dvd Drive Not Detected In Windows 10 If there is no CD/DVD drive listed in BIOS, the problem is probably hardware-related. The laptop is restarting in a continuous cycle and now I can't even take those files to burn on another computer. https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/314060 Then reinstalled device and rebooted laptop, still problem persists. 3.
Error 10 "Windows cannot start this hardware device because its configuration information…etc" Registry changes did not help. Dvd Drive Not Showing Windows 10 note: If the CD/DVD writing software that you use was purchased separately, uninstall the software, restart, then use its installation discs to install the software, then restart again. Reply Ed_Public says: September 5, 2016 at pm7:12 Toshiba Satellite L675 with Windows 10 Pro. I tried almost every solution given on net, but at last I am not sure what made it working..
God Bless You! But if not, keep following the process, deleting all files, rebooting your system and restoring through rededit backup program. Dvd Drive Not Recognized Windows 10 After the computer has restarted, install CyberLink Power2Go from the HP Recovery Manager application: In Windows, search for and open Recovery Manager. Dvd Drive Not Working Windows 10 Type in following command in Command Prompt: 1 reg.exe add "HKLM\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\atapi\Controller0" /f /v EnumDevice1 /t REG_DWORD /d 0x00000001 You can copy paste the command from above.
Report Dan- Mar 1, 2009 08:33PM Jason thank you very much. Then complete the following steps. Did you try try the Scan for hardware changes, in Device Manager ? this page Reply Giovanni May 21, 2016 at 6:49 pm same problem here, i cant start windows now Reply Robert Brunelle May 23, 2016 at 2:59 pm I wish if I could help
I have Toshiba Satellite L500 32Bit. Dvd Drive Missing Windows 10 Took out upper filters and rebooted, no DVD. Report Ed› Top - Dec 27, 2008 05:57PM I can not find HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer.
Good luck! To access the BIOS, fully shut down the computer, then restart using the following steps: Press and hold the power button for 5 seconds to turn your computer completely off. Reply Trouble Fixers December 28, 2015 at 12:28 pm That should not happen, as any of the solution provided above does not interfere with the booting process of the Windows. Dvd Drive Not Showing Up Windows 10 Look for a CD/DVD drive entry in the Device Configuration sub-screen.
Figure : PxHelp20 LowerFilters key Close the Registry Editor and restart the computer. I was able to use now my dvd. Please help Reply camilla mo says: March 2, 2016 at am10:23 Dear Danisa, To perform these steps, please make sure you log in to system as Administrator. http://haiteq.com/dvd-drive/cd-drive-hp-laptop-not-working.php My drive was working fine until a Windows 10 Insiders Build 14342 was installed day before yesterday.
Confirm the deletion by clicking Yes. sorry if my english is incorrect Reply Veer October 6, 2016 at 11:58 pm hey i have tried all three steps but still nothing worked. When I download the new driver from the Dell website and try to install it the software does not pick up any drives. Turn on the computer and immediately press the F10 key repeatedly until the BIOS Setup Utility screen appears.
View the answer I have this problem too Subscribed to new answers Is this a good question? Figure : Removing the side panel Gently disconnect both the data cable and the power cable from the back of the CD/DVD drive. Hope this helps Helpful +15 Report micro01 1Posts Monday January 12, 2009Registration date January 13, 2009 Last seen Jan 13, 2009 11:50AM I can not find HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\ÂPolicies\Explorer also. I have removed the drive and then restarted to make sure device is not mentioned in device manager.
Reply awny says: May 12, 2016 at pm11:22 You are genius. If you have anything sticky or gooey, like ciagrette smoke or the like, you can use a mixture of 50% rubbing alcohol and distilled water on the q-tip to help remove Report jay- Apr 13, 2009 05:39PM Bingo. Step 4: Resetting the computer power Under certain conditions the drive might lose communication with Windows even after restarting Windows, which can cause problems with CD or DVD detection.
Report Evan› Top - May 27, 2009 09:46PM The solution you gave for the DVDRW drive fix worked perfectly thx tons thought I broke my parents computer haha do u know Reply Mark says: May 20, 2016 at am5:31 Bingo! If not shut it down > remove the main battery and unplug the power. None of them worked except for yours.
Here's my understanding experience Dell Inspiron 1420 Windows Vista Business Edition PBDS DS-8W1P Slim 8x DVD+/-RW I tried working with Registry/ Drivers/ BIOS/ Dell Support Guys almost everything. Reboot Your Computer. At least it said "DVD Drive" before I followed these steps. Thanks again Reply Matthew F says: June 12, 2016 at pm8:58 Worked this this for hours with no success until I tried this.
Just an update, the device is listed in the BIOS.