My laptop with win vista as o/s, did not recognize the cd/dvd rom Tags: Prebuilt Laptops DVD Drives Windows Vista CD-Rom Systems Last response: January 16, 2012 2:31 AM in Systems Share newborn January 13, 2012 9:08:19 AM hi, my laptop win vista hp, the cd/dvd rom is not listed any where and its not working, please help me, to make the computer recognize this cd/dvd rom, need help thank how can you very much SA More about : laptop win vista recognize dvd rom anonymous1 a b D Laptop January 13, 2012 10:25:25 AM They do go bad and if you have Vista it may be that old. m 0 l JRock247 January 13, 2012 11:40:16 AM Check your drivers? Did the DVD drive work b4 you installed Vista? Do you have any erros in your device manager? Any lights on the DVD drive during boot up? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer phyco126 a b D Laptop January 16, 2012 2:31:45 AM What laptop do you have? Brand, specifics, tech specs, everything. If its a cheapo laptop, you'd be surprised how little to no support there is for drivers for Vista/XP/Win 7... basically any OS that didn't come already installed. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources My laptop with win vista as/o/s did not recognize the cd/dvd rom Forum CD/DVD ROM/DRIVE not detected in BIOS or Vista. Laptop Compaq f700 Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !