I have a dvd writer installed but i cant get the dvd drive to read software disk Tags: Configuration Software DVD Writers DVD Drives Windows XP Last response: June 24, 2011 11:59 AM in Windows XP Share horseman71 June 24, 2011 8:29:56 AM Hello, More about : dvd writer installed dvd drive read software disk Hawkeye22 June 24, 2011 11:59:33 AM Make sure the power and data cables are connected properly and aren't loose. Check your bios to make sure the relevent port is enabled, and check the device manager and make sure it shows up properly. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumDVD writer doesn't read copied DVDs ForumDVD Writer can't read CDs ForumDVD Writer Not reading Dvd 's Only! Help! ForumDVD writer read problems-protections??? ForumSimple question about a Samsung SH-222BB DVD Writer ForumDVD writer can read CDs but unable to burn ForumWhy is my lg dvd writer making my pc restart all the time i put a disk in it ForumProblem with my DVD-writer under Windows 7 (with Nero 9) ForumInstalled New DVD Writer ForumProblem booting from external DVD writer on Gigabyte DS3 Forumdvd writer not writing ForumDVD writer can't find disks ForumCD writer and DVD /CD rom can't be shared in workgroup Forumadding dvd writer , original cd/ dvd combo drive ..... ForumDVD writer /CD writer combo won\'t read DVD ForumSystem : lenovo g560 dvd writer cant read only one program installation dvd , whi ForumPCMCIA slots need more power??? HELP! ForumHow to make a passoward on a drive ForumIs it safe to remove the " My old disk structure" file after a system restore? ForumAll programs list is empty xp but new installed program show More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !