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Windows 7: DVD drive not displaying

19 Jan 2009   #1

Windows 7 Pro (x64)
DVD drive not displaying

Hey my DVD drive doesn't display even after I insert a disk
when i restart my pc it shows up for like a few mins and then disappears

I was able to get the name of the drive
its an Optiara DVD RW AD-5540A ATA drive

I would appreciate all the help received Thanks

My System SpecsSystem Spec
08 Aug 2013   #2

windows 7 ultimante x32

by not displaying do you mean not in your "My computer" or "unable to play video"
also is it IDE or sata and please provide system specs here to help
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