Optical Drive Has Disappeared Tags: DVD Drives Windows 7 Optical Media Storage Last response: September 7, 2010 12:12 AM in Storage Share bassingal September 5, 2010 4:29:08 PM Hello, i recently installed windows 7 on my Dell ins[iron 1545 laptop and now I have no cd/dvd drive at all More about : optical drive disappeared aford10 a b $ Windows 7 a b G Storage September 6, 2010 12:52:24 AM Try deleting the upper and lower filters. http://support.microsoft.com/kb/982116 If that doesn't fix it, try running this Fixit scan. http://support.microsoft.com/gp/cd_dvd_drive_problems m 0 l buwish a b $ Windows 7 a b G Storage September 7, 2010 12:12:44 AM The title of this topic has been edited by Buwish m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources My optical drive just disappeared in windows 7 Forum Optical drive disappears if not in constant use. Forum Optical Drive disappears after installing ASMedia SATA3 Driver Forum Optical Drive disappearing Forum Optical drive disappears Forum [Solved] Optical drive disappears in windows 7 ?? Forum optical drives disappear after sleep mode Forum SolvedSony Vaio Optical Drive Replacement Forum SolvedOptical drive decision Forum SolvedWhich optical drive is below $20 and is good for a gaming rig? Forum Solvedh440 no optical drive Forum SolvedOptical drive and SSD Power cable Forum SolvedOptical Drive Rattle Noise Forum Solvedusername disappeared and D: drive is locked with bitlocker Forum SolvedAnyone knows of some software to access a hard drive from an optical drive or USB pendrive? Forum Solvedinstalling windows using a internal optical drive as a temporary external Forum SolvedHow do I clone HDD to SSD if the computer doesn't have a optical disk drive? Forum SolvedWhich Optical Drive? Forum SolvedHP Pavlilon dv2845se overheating issue and optical drive issue Forum SolvedIs this gaming budget build ok? ~RAM OS AND OPTICAL DRIVE AREN'T INCLUDED~ Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !