Re: dvd drive is lost!
Wel i'll try thta but i do not think this is the problem as the drive worked
just fine for months...The issue started(well i think so,it might be
this)when trying to install windows update,specifficly KB938371 when an error
occurs...I 'll let everybody kno for the result, meanwhile any other
suggestions are wellcomed...
> try a new sata cable and check the power cable connection
> "GeorgeGreece" <GeorgeGreece@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> > I'm running vista ultimate 32 bit. last dayas i a dealing with a very
> > strange
> > issue... i turn on pc, everything works fine. Suddenly my dvd drive(nec)is
> > lost from my computer icon and also, i cannot see it in device
> > manager!!!making a restart is not solving the problem. The only way to see
> > again the drive is to turn pc off, change sata port on drive and when i
> > turn
> > on again the pc it starts to install it again. Foe some hour dvd drive
> > works
> > and is recognized perfectly. but suddenly(without nothing to do!!!)just
> > waiting and looking the pc, dvd drive is lost again and tha hard disk led
> > stays continiously on! any other functions works fine...
> > Any suggestions?