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Windows 7: Hardware ID Missing fault with DVD drive, even when replaced DVD.

05 Feb 2012   #21

Windows 7 32-Bit Professional

Yes, I think an external is going to be the best option, frustrating though!!

I will give the Firmware a look at though....Many thanks for all the assistance!!!

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05 Feb 2012   #22

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 Bit

You're welcome. :) It is unfortunate that we could not find a more optimal solution, but at least this is a more affordable workaround than replacing the motherboard.
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 Hardware ID Missing fault with DVD drive, even when replaced DVD.

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