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Drives missing from Computer in Vista Business

by jonathanstickney / December 13, 2008 8:51 AM PST

The other day I noticed that my dvd, cd, and my 2 network drives were missing out of My Computer. I went through Device Manager and both of my optical drives were listed as working and there was no error code. When i tried to remap my network drives, they were also still there. I can get to all of the drives is i type in the actual address or go through disk management and tell it to explore the drive.

Autorun is also not working, so i decided to go through the registry and see if it was disabled and it was not. I am pretty sure it is some value in the registry that is out of whack so if anyone can help that would be great.

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Sounds like the NoDrives issue.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / December 13, 2008 9:58 AM PST
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Sounds like the NoDrives issue.
by jonathanstickney / December 13, 2008 10:11 AM PST

yes that was the issue. Thanks

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