How to correct no recognition of dvd drive in win 7 x64

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?
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  1. 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
  2. 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.
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