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Old 08-28-2005, 06:48 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi, I have a Sony Vaio PCG GR370. About 3 days ago, when i went to my computer, i could see two drives, my cd drive and my cd-rw/dvd-rom drive. Now.... for some reason, the cd drive aint showin' up. I decided to investigate and see what it could be. I went to device manager, and nowhere in device manager could i find the drive. The model of my drive is pcga-rdvg1. I went to sony and downloaded the drivers, installed it and restarted my computer to find out that the problem had still not been fixed. Strange that this would happen, the other day i was playing sim city 4 fine and dandy, lol. i have also check to see if the drive is properly connected and it is.... the drive works, i can hear it spining the disc, and my coursor turns into the clock when i put a cd in, but thats all that happens.... Any ideas? and clues?

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Old 08-29-2005, 06:38 AM   #2 (permalink)
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it's definately an OS problem. what are you running? xp?

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Old 08-29-2005, 09:34 AM   #3 (permalink)
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it does sound like an OS problem but idk why it stopped working all of a sudden.

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