Need help Tags: Windows 7 DVD RW Last response: January 19, 2010 12:57 PM in Windows 7 Share pc boy January 19, 2010 11:43:19 AM windows does not detect my DVD RW. I'm running windows 7. anyone know what to do? More about : question fowang a b $ Windows 7 January 19, 2010 11:45:48 AM sounds like the drive is not connected to the computer, check the leads into the computer inc power and sata/ide connections m 0 l pc boy January 19, 2010 12:06:05 PM I've done that already.they're good. before w7 I was running w XP and my DVD RW worked. but since Ive updated my W7 it's not working anymore. By the way it's shown in the device manager but with a yellow explanation mark! m 0 l Related resources need help with setting up a RAID - Forum Anyone using H81 with 4th gen CPU? Need Help? - Forum Need a little help in installing a power supply. - Forum Need help with PSU for my build - Forum Need help with a mITX build, for gaming and light video editing. - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer isamuelson a b $ Windows 7 January 19, 2010 12:34:55 PM What is the model of your DVD RW? Have you also tried removing the drive from the device manager to allow Windows 7 to go back and reinstall the hardware and attempt to find a driver? m 0 l heavenhated January 19, 2010 12:56:11 PM or right click on the device manager and say update ddriver and allow windows seven to select a driver. This should help m 0 l pc boy January 19, 2010 12:57:50 PM it's Pioneer DVR-A18L. I did it but it says "the best driver software for your device is already installed". m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedNeed help installing secondary IDE Hard Drive Forum SolvedUpgrading my PC for gaming at 1600x900 with maxxed out settings. Need help !!! Forum SolvedNeed help on choosing a new PSU Forum SolvedNeed Help ! Forum SolvedNeed help deciphering HWMonitor output Forum SolvedI need help understanding if the gt 635 can run hearts of iron 3 europa unversalis 4 and crusader kings 2 on medium setting Forum SolvedAMD system woes, Need help with catalyst settings Forum SolvedNeed help finding a workstation Forum Solvedneed help with choosing RAM Forum SolvedNeed help with this c++ program Forum SolvedNeed help!!! Which build will be better for gaming at 900p at ultra/maxxed settings? Forum SolvedFirst pc build need some help plz Forum SolvedNeed Help choosing parts for 3rd Gaming Build. Forum SolvedNeed help with overclocking the Pentium G3258 Forum SolvedNeed Help! Is this compatible?! Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !