Misiing DVD/CD drives in Windows XP Professional Tags: DVD CD-Rom Windows XP Last response: May 22, 2013 1:15 PM in Windows XP Share Anonymous June 17, 2012 3:43:26 PM I recently had to re-install my Windows XP Professional and after installation I am missing my DVD/CD drives. I have tried all the suggestions available on internet and none work!!!. So I am at total loss to know what I can now do More about : misiing dvd drives windows professional nhasian June 17, 2012 3:46:50 PM if your optical drive is missing, how did you install Windows XP? have you installed SP3? Is your optical drive detected by the bios? Is it detected in the device manager? icerock078 May 22, 2013 1:15:34 PM Free download Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Installing Windows XP Professional "No hard drives found" Forum reinstall of Windows XP Professional on 32 bit desktop and add Linux Ubuntu on C drive partition Forum How to format c drive windows starter 7 and install windows xp professional Forum FREE DRIVE Windows XP Professional Forum Dual boot XP can\'t see DVD/CD drives! Forum SolvedDVD/CD Drive NOT recognized by WINDOWS 7 INSTALL DISC only on one of my systems. Forum SolvedInstalling programs on Windows Professional XP 64-bit computer inted for 32bit Forum SolvedEnabling Windows XP Mode in Windows 7 Professional 64-bit Forum SolvedEmail Recovery on Windows XP Professional Forum SolvedWill a Windows XP Media Center activation key work with Windows XP Professional? Forum SolvedWindows XP Professional Stops At A LIght Blue Screen After: "Setup is Being Restarted" Screen Forum SolvedWindows XP Professional Installation Stops At Blue Please Wait Screen Forum How to make my dvd/cd drives work on a windows 7 ultimate Forum SolvedUpgrade from windows XP professional 32 bits to Windows 7 professional 32 bits Forum SolvedDrivers for Windows XP Home Vs XP Professional: ARE THEY SAME? Forum Cannot get my DVD/CD to write in windows xp Forum restore Inspiron E1505 with Windows XP Professional to factory settings Forum how to improve MICROSOFT WINDOWS XP professional VERSION 2002 SERVICE PACK 2 , do i need to update it to sp 3 nd how? Forum SolvedWindows 7 Professional is not Starting up on my laptop, could not detect hard drive Forum Dvd/cd drive not working after installing windows 8 Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !