Why CD ROM DRIVE doesn't show in MY COMPUTER



MIke
07-10-2005, 02:02 AM
Hi, Using win XP home, and a brand new DELL 2400 Dimennsion.

I have a BenQ DVD Writer as Master and the Dell CD/DVD ROM drive as
slave.

Both work, both show up in Device Manager, but the CD/DVD ROM does not
show in MY COMPUTER, even though it works fine!

I'm stumped! Anybody else?

Mike

Mark L. Ferguson
07-10-2005, 02:02 AM
Restore CD/DVD Drives to Windows Explorer: http://www.dougknox.com/xp/scripts_desc/xp_cd_dvd_fix.htm

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"MIke" <axipolti@yahoo.com> wrote in message news:1115945226.677163.283930@f14g2000cwb.googlegroups.com...
> Hi, Using win XP home, and a brand new DELL 2400 Dimennsion.
>
> I have a BenQ DVD Writer as Master and the Dell CD/DVD ROM drive as
> slave.
>
> Both work, both show up in Device Manager, but the CD/DVD ROM does not
> show in MY COMPUTER, even though it works fine!
>
> I'm stumped! Anybody else?
>
> Mike
>


Why CD ROM DRIVE doesn't show in MY COMPUTER