when i insert dvd ocd disc the hard srive will not detected or recognize it
if the mb bios see the drive but not windows then it a registry error. google microsoft hi low regitry error for cd-rom/dvd drives.
if the drive not shown in the bios but the try opens..the drive controller may have gone bad..or the cable or the port the drive connected too.
My name is SudheerK work and I work for the Social Media and Community Team at Dell.
Just want to provide you a link which helps in fixing the drive issue . Please try to open the link and click on the FIX IT button, that help you in fixing the registry issues on the computer. http://support.microsoft.com/kb/314060
Let me know if this worked out for you.
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