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Win XP not recognize my dvd drives

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a b G Storage
June 3, 2010 3:43:15 PM

Windows XP home is not recognising the fact that my optical drives are plugged in. I have checked all the connections and device manager knows that they should be there but has an error saying cannot find this hardware. There are no driver updates available either. I have 2DVDrw drives one IDE and one SATA both have been working fine for months and months so what is going on?
a b G Storage
June 3, 2010 3:44:00 PM

It has error code 41 in the device manager.
June 3, 2010 5:19:46 PM

Create a .reg file with the following content and run: