Report GIGAtEEn- Jan 23, 2009 10:56AM Wow! Switching between Metro apps, though, is easy. It was work,thank u...... All the DVDs/ CDs worked perfectly after that.. Source
Using the Registry Script I solved this problem. Hacking the Registry is not my thing. Ron S. Loading...
SuabtriratT saysJanuary 3, 2014 at 12:01 pm Method 2 works perfectly. Any other suggestions? Ritwik i have 2 drives, i applied the 2 method and it worked........ I have 2 drives and one is being skipped.
Be careful not to dislodge other cables. Fix Optical Drive But obviously MS learned fast that an OS which cannot play a basic, not to say very very old format like DVD just [email protected]$+s. tomi Thanks a lot :) it really worked for me. Once you have checked if the CD/DVD drive appears in the BIOS, check the drive name in Device Manager.
time lost, Microsoft escape responsibility Double D. Dvd Driver For Windows 8 Free Download Scroll through the list of installed applications and look for a DVD-playing program. Bitumen Thank you very much, good work! I have an HP touchsmart with Windows 7 which after installing 7 I cannot burn or even play a DVD in drive.
November 3, 2012 Rich Purchased Windows 8 on older computer and got the media center upgrade. If not then, it's not to going work. (RESTART AFTER USE FIX)Here the Link: http://www.askvg.com/optical-drives-a... Download Registry Script To Fix Cd/dvd Drive Missing In Windows Code-45 error was shown. Askvg Optical Drives Not Showing I see that for people using vista they already have an answer.
so how do i get the other one?? My cd player went back to working like it was brand new! Do see the IDE and associated show up though.. http://tekconceptllc.com/windows-8/samsung-laptop-cd-drive-not-working-windows-8.php It's fix my windows 8.1 so my dvd/cd rom is back in action.
method 1 worked perfectly. Windows 8 Dvd Drive Missing Step 2: Replacing the PxHelp20 registry value Use the following steps to replace the PxHelp20 registry value: In Windows, search for and open regedit. November 4, 2012 Doh Windows has always required either an upgrade or 3rd party codec to play DVDs.
Some of under $1000. Report jason999- Nov 3, 2012 10:41AM I had the same problem but I could read a self burned DVD only once after reboot then I would have to reboot again to Simon you absolute genius! Cd Drive Not Reading Discs Windows 8 I cannot get the drive to stay connected to either USB 2.0 or 3.0 ports.
Microsoft opted not to include DVD support because so many new computers – especially tablets and ultrabooks – aren’t coming with DVD drives. Steve Yes !! After installing the OS in VM and taking it for a test drive I was ready to make it my primary OS. Check This Out No thanks to MS.
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 Wish I had found you sooner. I also tried burning a cd and it didn't work. Many thanks; saved me $150.
Report Sincere- Dec 12, 2008 02:36PM I have a gatway M-series Laptop with Vista Home Premium, they want $59.99 because warranty expired last month to give me solution. That 'reg.exe, etc.' was a little over my head, but the script you provided worked just fine. vencku saysApril 2, 2013 at 8:14 pm The corrected prompt from method 1 worked for me. Look for a CD/DVD drive entry in the Device Configuration sub-screen.
Create a new key Controller0 under atapi key. 3. Thank you so much.ive been working trying to fix this all day. Thank you so much. All the other "fixes" were nonsense.