Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Missing CD/DCD drive device driver error on fresh w7 istall

09 Apr 2016   #1
aabarker

Windows 7
 
 
Missing CD/DCD drive device driver error on fresh w7 istall

Hi gents,

My tablet came preloaded with windows 8, which I upgraded to windows 10.

I uninstalled 10 using Ubuntu, and have now uninstalled Ubuntu, and reformatted my HDD to NTFS (partition is set to inactive).

When I use a windows 7 live USB, I get the following:

A required CD/DVD drive device is missing. If you have a driver CD, DVD or USB, please insert it now.
The installation media is healthy, as it works fine on my tower.

I am using a USB 2.0 port.

Please assist been at this for hours and hours.


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
Reply

 Missing CD/DCD drive device driver error on fresh w7 istall




Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
A required CD/DVD drive device driver is missing
Instead of a new thread I thought I would ask here as I get the same issue saying no CD/DVD drive. Doing diskpart/list disk shows that there are no disks available, even though I have 2 drives installed( 1 ssd/1 hdd). One currently has windows installed, and one is blank. I am basically trying...
Installation & Setup
"A required CD/DVD drive device driver is missing" error install win
anyone please help me before this i'm able to format my laptop into windows 7 ultimate x64 bit but now when i'm trying to format using the same dvd windows installer a message prevent me from format "required cd/dvd drive device driver is missing". i also downloaded a new iso and burn it into a new...
Installation & Setup
A required cd/dvd drive device driver is missing
Hi there guys, im trying to install windows 7 on my friends Dell XPS 625, but I get this error message when I try and install it: a required cd dvd drive device driver is missing. I have read that its some kind of AHCI problem and that downloading this: AHCI for Windows 7 (AMD RAID/SATA Drivers)...
Installation & Setup
ERROR: "A required CD/DVD drive device driver is missing"
I have what appears to be a common problem with Win 7, as I've seen numerous users ask this question here & on other forums, but so far, none of the suggested fixes that I've found have worked for me. I'm trying to install the full retail version of Win 7 Home Premium on a new SATA hard drive...
Installation & Setup
Required CD/DVD Drive Device Missing - Fresh Install
Good Afternoon Everyone I am having a hell of a time here working on a customers computer. Just got all the parts to do a new build for him, and have run into an issue when trying to install Win 7 Ultimate x64. I get the "A required CD/DVD drive device driver is missing." Specs: -MSI...
Drivers
A required CD/DVD drive device driver is missing.
hello people, i have the same problem with "A required CD/DVD drive device driver is missing. If you have a driver floppy disk, CD, DVD, or USB flash drive, please insert it now. Note: If the Windows installation media is in the CD/DVD drive, you can safely remove it for this step." i...
Installation & Setup


Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 19:38.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App