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byn75
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Member Since: ‎09-17-2013
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missing E Drive

hp pavillion dv6700 or dv6929wm/ windows vista home basic

 

 

i can't find my CD/DVD drive on my computer. i checked the registry to delete the upper and lower filiters but they were not there. i checked the device manager and my cd/dvd drive is not there. help me please. 

all i was doing was cleaning and defragmenting the registry because my computer had problems booting up.

                               please help. 

 

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VJ_R
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Re: missing E Drive

HI

 

You can follow this link

 

http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/document?cc=us&lc=en&dlc=en&docname=c00817052

 

Or go to recovery manager and application and driver recovery and find the firmware for The CD/DVD drive and install it.

Hope this helps.

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Checkurtech
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Re: missing E Drive

Hi , You could also remove your cd/dvd drive and boot the machine without it installed and then do a normal shutdown then put the drive back in and reboot . See if the drive is reconised by your system now ?? But as previous post suggests check for the latest drivers for your drive . Checkutech

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