Computer won\'t start up with DVD drive is Plugged Out Tags: Configuration Computers Boot DVD Writers DVD Drives Windows XP Last response: August 27, 2012 8:19 AM in Windows XP Share mohankumar834 August 27, 2012 5:12:01 AM My computer wont boot when my DVD writer is Plugged out.. and it'll boot perfectly when DVD writer is plugged in. More about : computer start dvd drive plugged rybussell August 27, 2012 8:19:41 AM Possibly an error in the BIOS. Can you boot into safe mode? If so, it sounds like a driver problem. What happens if you go into the BIOS and set them to defaults? Also, if the DVD drive and the HDD are both IDE, make sure the jumper settings on the actual hardware is correct. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Computer won't start up with DVD drive plugged in. Forum First Build: Computer won't start with graphics card plugged in. Forum First Build: Computer won't start with graphics card plugged in. Forum SolvedWhen second hard drive is plugged in my computer will not start. Forum DVD drive :E wont show up in "computer" and Win Media center cant read Forum Computer won't start with PCI-E cable plugged in. Forum Plugged in 4 pin, Computer won't start. Forum SolvedHard Drive won't power up with SATA cable plugged in Forum Computer wont pick up dvd in drive Forum SolvedComputer won't start back up, virus? Forum external hard drive not showing up when plugged in to computer and usb ports not working Forum SolvedHelp with GPU and new computer, it wont show up when i start comp Forum Solvedpc wont start when using ide to sata dvd drive Forum with 8 pin power plugged in cpu fan tries to start..without it everything spins up but wont boot Forum SolvedNew computer suddenly turns off, won't start back up. Forum Solvedmy computer keeps looping through start up repair any idea of how to get it out Forum SolvedHelp ! My dvd drive won't come out ! Forum SolvedComputer randomly powers off and won't start up untill motherboard completly loses power Forum Pc not booting up if IDE cable is plugged into dvd drive Forum Computer wont start with SSD plugged in Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !