External cd drive not detected Tags: CPUs How To CD Drives CD-Rom Last response: August 27, 2010 8:16 AM in CPUs Share Anonymous a b à CPUs August 26, 2010 8:58:47 PM Hello, Can you advise on how to get it to read the cd in the tray? More about : external drive detected acer0169 a b à CPUs August 27, 2010 8:16:13 AM Have you assigned a letter to that drive? Go to start, then Run. Then type in "compmgmt.msc" and select disk management from the left panel. Once you're looking at your disks, see if you can find your external drive. If you can see it in that list, simply right click and assign a drive letter to it. Easy peasy :] Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumExternal DVD/ CD drive cannot be detected after accidental drop ForumExternal hard drive not detected ForumToshiba external 1tb hard drive not detected ForumDVD drive and cd drive is not detected ! ForumMY COMPUTER STOPS DETECTING THE EXTERNAL HARD DRIVE ..PLEASE HELP! ForumHow can i play a dvd on my asus notebook using an external cd disc drive as it w ForumToshiba external hard drive partition not detected ForumHard drivr recognized in bios, no drive detected in windows 7 setup ForumSony CRX100E/X2 External USB CD -RW Drive ForumToshiba external hard disk is detected but shows empty and asks to format i have ForumA8N32-SLI Deluxe CD /DVD not auto detected in BIOS ForumExternal Drive detected , BUT wont open on PC ForumCd dvd not detected ForumCan I use an external dvd/ cd drive to run applications on my pc? Forum6300 fx vishera black edition ForumSeagate Constellation ST9500431SS Hard Drive - 500GB - 7200RPM - Internal ForumSata Optical drive to esata port on laptop.....Possible? Forum[Solved] Optical Drive help ForumWhat temperature is ok for my hard drive ForumUsb, hard drive power loss More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !