Hardware Tags: Hard Drives Hardware CD-Rom Storage Last response: July 21, 2010 6:19 PM in Storage Share preeti_o5 July 20, 2010 10:35:15 AM my laptop (IBM) is not detecting any hardware for example: it show the CD-drive but even i have insert the cd it shoe msg "insert cd in drive" similarly for flash drive and data cable plz help me More about : hardware huron a b G Storage July 20, 2010 12:31:44 PM We'll need some more information. Is this a new install of the OS? Which OS? What is the model of laptop? Is this a new problem, or did it just start? m 0 l preeti_o5 July 21, 2010 4:41:00 AM no this is not new install of hardware . window xp ibm company's nd model i don't know actually m 0 l Related resources Video editing and transcoding new hardware - Forum Hardware RAID1 & ASRock Motherboard - Forum Is there a specific day of the week for pc hardware launches? (Asus GTX 780 Strix) - Forum cant seem to find hardware setting in asus BIOS - Forum Trying to find faulty hardware - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer veni12 July 21, 2010 11:11:05 AM Use Newegg for research. Then move on to Amazon, Tigerdirect, Zipzoomfly, and ebay sellers. They usually have better and more consistent deals with shipping and even general savings (and they don't charge sales tax in certain states like Newegg). ================= Natural Diet Pills xytomax m 0 l huron a b G Storage July 21, 2010 6:19:18 PM If you could find the model, you might want to update the drivers to see if that will help solve some issues...that's certainly where I'd start. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedHardware Compatibility For New Gaming Build. Forum SolvedAdvice on hardware for FreeNAS home server build. Forum SolvedUpgrading Hardware, what to do with software? Forum SolvedSame company hardware related benefits Forum SolvedStatic electricity and building a PC is dangerous to hardware? Forum SolvedMethods on how to clean both hardware and software Forum SolvedChanged Computer case - Freezing/Hanging forever - Hardware fault? Forum SolvedSoftwares regarding hardware Forum SolvedAdvice for creating a gaming PC out of existing hardware Forum SolvedHalf of RAM used by Hardware Reserved Forum SolvedOverclocking related question.. non OC gaming and hardware Forum SolvedHardware to run 4K resolution @ 60fps. Forum SolvedHWMonitor CPU Package Temp vs. GIGABYTE Hardware Monitor CPU Temp? Forum SolvedSystem/ Hardware/ Software?? Forum SolvedHow will long can I keep up to new games with this hardware? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !