|17 Feb 2010||#1|
help. my computer wont recognize my cd drive.
i recently installed a windows xp operating system down from windows 7 which i had before. but it wont recognize the cd drive. i have a compaq presario v5000 and the drive is a toshiba. it worked fine before but it would not recognize so i restored to previous dates. but now since i formated everything i cant restore. please help.
- start > run > sysdm.cpl
- click on "Hardware" tab
- click on "Device Manager"
- click on "Action" menu
- then click on "Scan for Hardware Changes"
and av tried to copy the code
indows Registry Editor Version 5.00
but it doesnt work
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