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Old 05-28-2007, 06:34 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Hello,
I received a computer from a friend (who didn't want it), and there were a number of problems with it. For example, the sound wasn't working (I was able to fix this problem). However, there is a problem I am having trouble fixing: the DVD/CD drive "ASUS E616 16x DVD + (I think) 40x CD" has a problem. In the device manager it says: "the driver may be corrupted or missing" and there is an exclamation mark next to it.

I'd appreciate any suggestions on how to resolve this matter,
Many thanks,

Nick
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Default Re: DVD/CD Drive Problem. Please Help!

check if the jumpers are on correctly and see if its recognized in the BIOS

does it show it on My Computer?
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so reinstall the driver!
google it, or check on DriverGuide.com (printer drivers, cdrom drivers, modem drivers, sound drivers, mouse drivers, monitor drivers, etc.) - DriverGuide.com
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