Windows 10 from Windows 7 or 8, they found that either the DVD Driver is not detected at all by Windows 10 or if it’s visible in device manager, then it’s not working. DVD Drive Not Detected or Working In Windows 10Solution 1This laptop fixers is for those users who don’t see DVD Drive icon in Computer or even in Device Manager.
Do ensure that you’re logged in Windows with an account with administrator privileges. You can copy paste the command from above. If it didn’t worked, reboot and do it again. Solution 2So, if above solution didn’t worked for you, probably you need to create a registry key for DVD drive. First you need to ensure that the account you’re logged in with is a administrator account or has administrator privileges. When Run command box opens, type in regedit and enter. Right click on atapi, select New and then click Key.
Value Data box and click OK. Solution 3First you need to ensure that the account you’re logged in with is a administrator account or has administrator privileges. Any of the above solution must work for you, as it has been known to work for many. Gillian December 20, 2015 at 12:58 am Hey just tried all three solutions. The drive shows up until I put in a CD or DVD into it. Then it disappears for a bit then it comes back but the drive still won’t function properly. Further the drive will work when it is attached to another computer through the USB 2.
My Optical drive is a dvd600s-H01 5 by HP. It is an external drive and works on other windows systems below Windows 10. Bex April 23, 2016 at 5:11 pm Thank you. Swaroopp April 24, 2016 at 4:16 pm nothing worked at all. This seems to be a problem with many. Only few lucky guys got it resolved. Initially I thought it was a Hardware problem.
I checked online thousands of people had encountered the same issue. June 19, 2016 at 7:05 pm Heck yeah solution 2 fixed it. June 27, 2016 at 11:13 am Thank you. Rebecca July 16, 2016 at 2:40 am I’ve tried all of these also.
Jojm August 20, 2016 at 7:08 pm Worked for me. Charlotte Tracey August 24, 2016 at 9:18 pm None of these worked for me. Any suggestions on How to fix it? October 3, 2016 at 7:40 pm The third solution is a shitty one. NONE of these seem to work for most people and some of these rotten tips ruined people startup file! One trick works only for some!
Bob, you shouldn’t give people advice when you don’t know anything about operating systems, and know nothing about windows 10! Go back to your synagogue ASAP, spin your dradle and give up on trying hard to be a tech savy genius cause honestly, you FAIL! I also experience the laptop not booting up for several hours, then it works fine. I even tried a complete wipe and reinstall. February 14, 2017 at 7:55 pm Solution 2 worked for me! Alex March 26, 2017 at 11:04 pm Thanks man. A April 14, 2017 at 7:11 pm Thank you!
Nash July 21, 2017 at 7:46 am When I tried solution 3. Oliver October 29, 2017 at 10:14 am Hello! None November 14, 2017 at 7:53 pm Thanks! December 18, 2017 at 4:50 pm Bravo! Currently, this hardware device is not connected to the computer. To fix this problem, reconnect this hardware device to the computer. Will power down and disconnect the drive power up and reconnect and see if it helps.
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