How to correct no recognition of dvd drive in win 7 x64 Tags: Configuration X64 DVD Drives Windows 7 Last response: August 17, 2010 11:33 PM in Windows 7 Share smokey70 August 17, 2010 4:18:55 PM Hello, I'm running win7x64 professional on a dell inspiron 1545 laptop upgraded from Vista x64. There is no recognition of my dvd drive anytime in device manager. Any ideas on how to correct? More about : correct recognition dvd drive win x64 jefe323 a b $ Windows 7 August 17, 2010 7:15:11 PM try this: http://support.microsoft.com/gp/cd_dvd_drive_problems If it does not help, then remove your DVD DRIVE in Device Manager and restart your computer. This may help sort out your problem m 0 l smokey70 August 17, 2010 11:33:49 PM jefe323 said:try this: http://support.microsoft.com/gp/cd_dvd_drive_problems If it does not help, then remove your DVD DRIVE in Device Manager and restart your computer. This may help sort out your problem Unfortunately, device manager does not show the dvd drive either. I have tried pulling the device out and reinstalling prior to rebooting. Nothing is found. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solvedhow do I completely unistalI IE10 win7 x64 Forum How to enable recognition of a 32 bit hard drive on a 64 bit system board in win Forum SolvedLogical Drive problems - 14.5TB raid6 under Win7 x64 NTFS Forum How do I dual boot XP- WIN 7 without a dvd drive? Forum Have correct updated drive acer aspire one win 7 starter but now says no audio device found Forum Moving data to a new hard drive in win 7 professional x64 Forum SolvedHow do I install windows 7 onto a new hard drive without cd or DVD but I have the product key on the back of my old laptop bec Forum SolvedHow to create Win 7 boot disk with external drive support Forum Solvedhow to burn the win 7 os files to dvd using win xp Forum SolvedHow can I format my vista hard drive so I can do clean install of win7 Forum cd/dvd drive not detected by win7, drive has power, opens and closes and spins up but not listed in device manager, or compute Forum SolvedHow to burn an ISO Win 7 to a Flash Drive for installing on laptop? Forum Correct way to migrate Win7 to a new drive? Forum Can I use a Reinstall Win 7 DVD on a reformatted hard drive Forum Can I use a Reinstall Win 7 DVD on a reformatted hard drive Forum Dual win7 x64 boot - how, if possible? Forum SolvedNew Build - will not boot win7 from dvd drive Forum Cannot get into RAID setup utility or get Win7 on correct drive! Forum How to get iBusrst USB to work on Win 7 x64 Forum SolvedHow can I get a Win 7 PRO system to map a drive on another Win 7 PRO system? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !