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 SolvedCan you install Windows 8.1 on an external optical drive? Forum SolvedBIOS doesn't recognize optical drive or harddrive. :( Forum SolvedNXZT H 440 optical drive Forum SolvedWhat Is the cheapest and best optical drive that is sata 3 serial ata. Forum SolvedWhat do I do if my optical drive only has firmware for Windows 7 and I have 8.1? Also what even does firmware do? Forum Solvedusername disappeared and D: drive is locked with bitlocker Forum i have a seagate free agent go flex 1.5 tb the light comes on i can hear the drive but its disappeared from my mac desktop tr Forum SolvedUsed optical drive to upload OS Forum SolvedOptical drive conversion to desktop 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 More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !