How to retrieve deleted cd/dvd drive in windows xp Tags: Drivers DVD Drives CD-Rom Windows XP Last response: February 10, 2010 8:18 PM in Windows XP Share priyajain February 10, 2010 5:33:37 PM Hello, i have by mistake deleted the cd/dvd drive from my laptop.i don't even have any installation cds.how can i retrieve it? More about : retrieve deleted dvd drive windows aford10 a b \ Driver February 10, 2010 8:18:50 PM Go to the device manager. Look to see if your CD/DVD drive is listed in there. If yes, right click and uninstall it. Then go up to 'my computer,' right click on it and scan for new hardware. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !