Solved: My DVD/CD/Virtual Drive not working

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Cris_Cr0ss

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Randomly my removable drives arent working the drivers are installed but it says they cannot be found. Any reason as to how this happend, why it happend and how to fix aswell as prevent it.

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this is win xp sp 2.

 

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If you check the properties of the drives, does it give you an error code? Something like Code 19?

Also, I would try uninstalling the Virtual CD software, like Alcohol 120%.
 

Cris_Cr0ss

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ill go uninstall it rite now but i doubt thats the problem because 1 week ago it was working then i went vacation came back wanted to burn something and nero couldnt locate my drive i open my computer and there is no cd /dvd drives


also the error i get is a code 41
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Windows successfully loaded the device driver for this hardware but cannot find the hardware device. (Code 41)
 

Cris_Cr0ss

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ya lol i figured that out after reading the other post in that link anyways your link to that support site fixed it. Thanks :D
 
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