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Windows 7: Disk on port 2 detected

19 Dec 2013   #1
robert808

windows 7 home premium 64 bit SP1
 
 
Disk on port 2 detected

Win 7 Home Premium. A few times lately I got a small popup notification near the systray saying "Disk on port 2 detected". Seems to be related to Intel Rapid Storage Technology shown in the systray. Inside the systray I right click that "Technology" icon and then Open Application. I get a window saying "Do you want to allow the following program to make changes to your computer?" The program name is IAStorUI. When I click Allow I get the attached window that stumps me. I don't know what to do or even if I have a problem. it doesn't seem to be a problem but I would like to know why I'm getting the first little popup notification. Can anyone help with this?




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19 Dec 2013   #2
maxie

windows 7 home 64bit
 
 

Hi there .. You do not really have a problem .. It is your DVD writer that is causing this notification . This may happen when you first boot into Windows or some time after that .. This seems to happen to save power on some Systems RST is the cause ...
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19 Dec 2013   #3
robert808

windows 7 home premium 64 bit SP1
 
 

Regarding DVD - I had a problem ripping from a regular CD to Windows Media player. It did 2 tracks then heard some funny noise and the rip appeared to stop so I cancelled the rip. Another CD ripped but did not show the bitrate for some of the tracks. Later on I tried another CD and it ripped without a problem. Then tried that first CD again and computer didn't recognize that there was a CD in the slot. I had to restart to eject the CD.
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