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Dvd Driver not found

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by sherryj, May 4, 2015.

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  1. sherryj

    sherryj Thread Starter

    May 4, 2015
    My dvd driver is no where to be found on my computer i have done everything possible to reinstall it and nothing is workiTech Support Guy System Info Utility version
    OS Version: Microsoft® Windows Vista™ Home Premium, Service Pack 2, 32 bit
    Processor: Genuine Intel(R) CPU U2700 @ 1.30GHz, x64 Family 6 Model 23 Stepping 10
    Processor Count: 1
    RAM: 3002 Mb
    Graphics Card: Mobile Intel(R) 4 Series Express Chipset Family, 1309 Mb
    Hard Drives: C: Total - 305122 MB, Free - 228138 MB;
    Motherboard: Acer, Aspire 5810T
    Antivirus: Norton Security, Updated and Enabledng
  2. dustyjay


    Jan 23, 2003
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    if it does not show up in Device Manager it may well be that the drive has failed. If it does show up in Device Manage you can try uninstalling it in Device Manager Close Device Manager and restart the computer. You should get a "Found New Hardware" notice this will reinstall the Native Driver in Windows. Is this a laptop or desktop? Either way, dvd drives do not last forever. If this is a desk top dvd drives are inexpensive to replace.
  3. flavallee

    flavallee Trusted Advisor

    May 12, 2002
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    The Acer Aspire 5810T is a laptop which appears to sell in the United Kingdom and come with Windows Vista 32-bit.


    Windows automatically detects a computer's disc drive and installs the driver for it.

    What driver are you trying to install for that disc drive?

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