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it worked!!:) cyprus:) METHOD 2 part 2 worked for me Thank you so much!!!!!! K. I have a feeeling that it's only for 32bit OS though. Help ... ? check my blog

CD/DVD RW drive not showing Cd/dvd rom drives not showing in device manager windows 7 CD/DVD drives not showing up - Very Odd...going insane...(r) CD/DVD drive no longer shows up solved THANKS in Advanced.............. It would be the E drive, but all I see is C, D, and F. Sometimes the drive door will open but won't show up in the list and other times nothing works.

Dvd Drive Not Showing Windows 10

I tried method 4 and it works like magic.. That 'reg.exe, etc.' was a little over my head, but the script you provided worked just fine. Arrows: anywhere, just open and merge it... My Windows 8.1 Pro 64 bit mark Guys try in 2nd method, if it doesn't work, delete the "EnumDevice1" file and then follow the mathod 2.

  1. FYI I am using windows 10.
  2. Jon When I delete the "UpperFilters" and "LowerFilters" keys, after reboot, they reappear back with the values "portdhutCDRO" and "portshutCD" Vern Would you happen top have any other suggestions?
  3. The drivers from these types of applications are typically incompatible when you upgrade your OS.
  4. There is no CD/DVD drive section.
  5. Finally it worked!!!
  6. I had to remove Portshutter (couldn't be done with Add/Remove programs - had to delete all the files in SAFE mode), then by deleting all the registries related to it. (I
  7. IDE is PATA.

Make sure that the option to "Show All Folders" is CHECKED under the "General" tab. Going into registry made me sweat but option 3 worked brilliantly. EDIT: Some other thoughts. Dvd/cd-rom Drives Missing From Device Manager LOL Sarah Does not work.

The FUJISTSU Portshutter program was causing the problem. Cd Drive Not Showing Windows 7 Right-click EnumDevice1, click Modify.... Press ENTER after each command.powercfg.exe -setacvalueindex 8c5e7fda-e8bf-4a96-9a85-a6e23a8c635c 0012ee47-9041-4b5d-9b77-535fba8b1442 DAB60367-53FE-4fbc-825E-521D069D2456 0powercfg.exe -setdcvalueindex 8c5e7fda-e8bf-4a96-9a85-a6e23a8c635c 0012ee47-9041-4b5d-9b77-535fba8b1442 DAB60367-53FE-4fbc-825E-521D069D2456 0powercfg.exe -setacvalueindex 381b4222-f694-41f0-9685-ff5bb260df2e 0012ee47-9041-4b5d-9b77-535fba8b1442 DAB60367-53FE-4fbc-825E-521D069D2456 0powercfg.exe -setdcvalueindex 381b4222-f694-41f0-9685-ff5bb260df2e 0012ee47-9041-4b5d-9b77-535fba8b1442 DAB60367-53FE-4fbc-825E-521D069D2456 0powercfg.exe -setacvalueindex a1841308-3541-4fab-bc81-f71556f20b4a 0012ee47-9041-4b5d-9b77-535fba8b1442 DAB60367-53FE-4fbc-825E-521D069D2456 0powercfg.exe -setdcvalueindex Best of Luck, Let us know My System Specs Computer type PC/Desktop System Manufacturer/Model Number Built them myself, Science Experiments !

Sound & Audio Names of external drives not shown in Windows ExplorerI've named my thumbdrives and eSATA HDD but in Windows Explorer the thumbdrives appear as "Removable Disk" and the eSATA Dvd Drive Not Showing In Device Manager Windows 7 I used method 4 on Windows 10 and after a reboot up popped my CD dvd drive in Device manager and it's now ripping a CD. Tony Tried method 1 and could not find upper and lower filters. Simon you absolute genius!

Cd Drive Not Showing Windows 7

Common error codes are 19, 31, 32, 39 and 41. Benny Boop: Same issue. Dvd Drive Not Showing Windows 10 [email protected] - the drive is not listed in the Disk mgmt either. Dvd Drive Not Showing In Device Manager Chipset drivers did the trick.

but the drive should appear other place. http://openfeedback.org/drive-not/external-hdd-detected-but-doesn-t-show-up-in-explorer.php Cimmay Tried all manual steps, failure. Now everything works great. thnx for this wonderful post Shane Hey guys, Thanks for that, method 3 worked for me. Cd Drive Not Reading Discs

Doug Sorry to rain on the parade of praise but I have done your methods and still have the problem approximately a third of the time. Open the Start Menu, type msc into the Search bar and open the program. It was work,thank u...... http://openfeedback.org/drive-not/usb-flash-drive-is-identified-as-a-hard-disk-drive.php Maybe its the same for the op ;P USAFRetJul 12, 2013, 5:27 PM boju said: no thats what i mean, up until this moment.

I have two optical drives and neither one shows up in Windows Explorer unless I have a disk in them but they do show up in device manager. Dvd Drive Not Showing In Windows 8 However here is my solution: 1) Find out the cd/dvd drive name 1a) remove cd/dvd drive from the computer 1b) placed in an ODD box and connected with USB (windows 8 Thanks for saving me probably hours!

It Works like a charm.

Second method 1. Do see the IDE and associated show up though.. And kill it. Dvd Drive Not Working Windows 8 Locate the key HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Class\{4D36E965-E325-11CE-BFC1-08002BE10318}.2.Locate the values on the right for UpperFilters, and/or LowerFilters.

Good luck! Thanks. 25 answers Last reply Apr 2, 2016 More about dvd drive showing computer correonMay 29, 2013, 4:58 AM Yes Daemon tools messes up things in My computer. mike - BrianT Option 2 did it for me . More about the author I went through the Windows on-line help and they said it was Dell's problem and Dell has no new drivers.

Hope it doesn't disappear again thanls Matt Took longer to work up the courage to use these steps than the actual execution. However, the CD or DVD drive may, in some cases, disappear entirely from Windows Explorer. I used method 4 because I prefer to not touch the registry myself. Press the little drop down arrow on disc drives and right click on the drive in the list.

Cullen I've seen this fix for CD/DVD drives before, but what about USB external drives? I went through all the fixes that you posted and my CD came back up in the devices section and worked again for a couple of re-boots and then it disappeared The time now is 13:08. < HOME | UPDATER | MAC | ANDROID APP| NEWSLETTER| DEALS!| SUPPORT FORUM | > MajorGeeks.com - I see geeky people. jonj0e Thanks for all the time and effort you went to.

Windows immediately began scanning for drivers and successfully installed them. Restart the system and now you should  have access to your optical drives. Manually edit the registry and remove the bad values, or simply download a registry file and merge it with your own. Start Here · Top Freeware Picks · Malware Removal · HowTo's · Compatibility Database · Geektionary · Geek Shopping · Free Magazines · Useful Links · Top Freeware Picks · [email protected]

thank you so much. I downloaded the small file and ran it and it worked a dream. thanks. MS really screwed up this time and THEY need to fix this as well as the other quirks.

The CD or DVD ROM that is attached to a computer is also assigned a letter and appears as a drive in My Computer and all other areas of Windows Explorer. Restart your computer. GAURAV KUMAR After i uninstall cd rom as per u say now i unable to see the the cd rom hidden option Richard Well,well done the method number 4 worked perfectly, I'm going to try to delete Daemon Tools again, and PowerISO, even though I never use PowerISO.

Any clues how I... Privacy statement  © 2017 Microsoft. Click uninstall and if not prompted restart the computer. It will show up in Explorer once I insert a CD or DVD.