Reports: · Posted 7 years ago Top raijin Posts: 54 This post has been reported. Now when I click on it in My Computer it says "CD drive" in the Details panel. Brian Cooley found it for you at CES 2017 in Las Vegas and the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. No manner of deleting the driver and rebooting has restored functionality.
Browse other questions tagged windows-7 dvd burning or ask your own question. I cannot drop and drag / copy and paste to put data onto the DVD-RW; I still get the same error. Choose "restore my system to an earlier time", click Next and see what days are available. How can I fix this?
We have noticed that when our CD/RW drives change bizarrely to CD-ROM and we lose the burning functions that we can actually drag and drop the file using 2 explorer windows I can't burn either in ConvertXtoDVD or Windows. Reports: · Posted 7 years ago Top myaticangel Posts: 7 This post has been reported. I tried deleting the driver and rebooting.
Remember the DVD I had to take a part and fix last Autumn - No Device ready high internal signal ???? Press F1,Esc or whatever key to go to Bios menu on power on, and check that. I tried Lite-On's firmware update utility and it said that there's no optical drive found. Sorry There was an error emailing this page.
Checking for a driver conflict is a good idea. Really hoping that you good guys can help me as this is driving me crazy!!!!!!! Go into Device Manager, and roll back the driver. Sorry to jump in, but.
Reports: · Posted 7 years ago Top ScottW Posts: 6609 This post has been reported. http://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/203409-dvd-drive-thinks-its-cd-drive.html My issue was hardware failure but OP's problem could be different. Reboot and see what happens. more stack exchange communities company blog Stack Exchange Inbox Reputation and Badges sign up log in tour help Tour Start here for a quick overview of the site Help Center Detailed
Related 2burning an iso using the built in windows7 burner, only desktop.ini on the cd?4I/O Error on LG GSA-H12N DVD drive on Windows 74Is there a lifespan for a dvd rom http://revolutionpc.net/dvd-burner/dvd-burner-cd-burner.html Here's where you will want the device name as listed in Device Manager (get this BEFORE you remove it obviously). Join them; it only takes a minute: Sign up Here's how it works: Anybody can ask a question Anybody can answer The best answers are voted up and rise to the How do I wash the "pokey" side of a box grater?
The options to burn directly with explorer simply aren't there and it treats a blank DVD as "unreadable media: Device manager shows it as a CDROM drive. It behaves the same. The Properties still says ATAPI DVD-ROM, but I can't play DVDs.The maker of fakeCD says this is a known problem where people have done this over a hard drive and not have a peek here Keep in mind that this will undo changes to Windows and applications that have been modified since the Restore Point was created.
by eyal / February 17, 2008 8:25 AM PST In reply to: Re: DVD drive thinks it's a CD drive I just post in (after several years off) and I just LH is on the right track. Ask for help with your PC hassles at [email protected], or try the treasure trove of helpful folks in the PC World Community Forums.Sign up to have theHassle-Free PC newslettere-mailed to you
Rule out all others before doing firmware. Deborah says she scanned for viruses, checked for updated drivers, and ran Windows' DVD troubleshooter--all smart steps, but all to no avail. Did your computer come with an OEM drivers disk . . . More info needed to help you as right now you are not up the creek yet.
If you are aware of what programs were run to cause the problem, the description might lead you to the *exact* point you need. but you will be no worse off than you were to begin with). When I put a disc in i.e. Check This Out SHOW ME NOW CNET © CBS Interactive Inc. / All Rights Reserved.
Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Re: DVD drive thinks it's a CD drive by snowbound / November 23, 2004 6:46 PM PST In reply to: Re: DVD drive firmwarehq.com/Lite-On/drives.html –Logman Jun 30 '13 at 20:04 It's the same no matter which drive I try to use. If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Re: no install cd's for what?
Nothing works. Microsoft has a knowledge-base entry and Fix-it tool that may help. The USB drive or the internal Lite-On drive. myaticangel, You could try the old Remove Filters Trick in the Registry.
Do DVDs have to be formatted? Here's where it gets weird: "Third-party DVD burning programs all recognize this drive for what it is and it works fine," she says. After it started working again, I was using RDC and that's when it seemed like the problem reappeared. Sandra xx Reports: · Posted 7 years ago Top myaticangel Posts: 7 This post has been reported.
Am I right in saying that I am now completely and utterly up the creek without a canoe? What's the Placeholder field used for in a Rendering? To comment on this article and other PCWorld content, visit our Facebook page or our Twitter feed. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Re: DVD drive thinks it's a CD drive by Rissa / November 10, 2004 5:13 AM PST In reply to: Re: DVD drive
music, or any other type, my computer recognises the Drive, but says there is no disc in it. http://www.newegg.com/Product/.....6827129023 Lots of others to choose from too! Given how finicky I've found such software and the need to wait hours for the media to format, for me I just use the recording software.Bob Flag Permalink This was helpful I can use Nero, but copy and paste is sometimes just easier for 1 or 2 files..."You would have to install InCD or similar software.
Reports: · Posted 7 years ago Top raphoenix Posts: 14920 This post has been reported. @LH, Yep - I'm just guessing because I had the similar problem. No I do not have a spare drive I am afraid. Press F1,Esc or whatever key to go to Bios menu on power on, and check that.