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No D or E Drive Detected

by DaMniTzmExD / January 1, 2005 9:56 AM PST

My Computer does not have an D or E drive Icon for me to click on. The E drive won't open. The D drive opens but does not read any of the Cd's I put in, data or music. The CD in the D Drive doesn't even spin. I can't burn any CD's or, play any DVD's I can't even reboot the computer with a CD because it can't read it

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MOre Info Please
by Grif Thomas Forum moderator / January 1, 2005 12:01 PM PST

Whenever posting questions on these forums, please give us as much information as possible about your computer. Depending on your issue, we might need the operating system, processor speed, amount of RAM installed, brand name of the computer, (if there is one), and any EXACT error messages you are receiving, and anything else that you think might be helpful. The more information you give us, the better informed our answer will be.

Was the computer running fine before?

Did you do anything recently that may have caused the issue?

If you're using Windows ME or XP, have you tried using System Restore?

Hope this helps.

Grif

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Try this
by PudgyOne / January 1, 2005 12:03 PM PST

Unplug your computer

Unplug both cd roms.

Plug One cd rom into the master plug.

Restart your computer.

If you now have a cd rom, try the above procedure on the other cd rom. One of them has most likely quit working.

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