Windows 10: CD/DVD

Discus and support CD/DVD in Windows 10 Drivers and Hardware to solve the problem; My HP laptop CD/DVD player not working . I have windows 10. How do I find out how to get this updated & fixed? Thank you... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Drivers and Hardware' started by DeeZi, Sep 8, 2018.

  1. DeeZi Win User

    CD/DVD


    My HP laptop CD/DVD player not working . I have windows 10. How do I find out how to get this updated & fixed?

    Thank you

    :)
     
    DeeZi, Sep 8, 2018
    #1
  2. Eeshwar Kumar Win User

    CD/DVD Drive not recongnizing

    Original title: Franks

    Hi Franks,

    Thank you for posting your query in Microsoft Community. Appreciate your interest in using Windows 10.

    I would suggest you to install the latest drivers for CD/DVD drive from the manufacturer’s website or can update the drivers by following the steps provided below:

    • Press “Windows key + R” and type “devmgmt.msc”.
    • Right click on DVD/CD Roms from the list and select
      properties.
    • Under Driver tab click on Update button and follow the prompts to update the driver.

    Hope the information is helpful. Feel free to
    write to us for any other assistance with Windows, we’ll be glad to assist you.
     
    Eeshwar Kumar, Sep 8, 2018
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  3. Karthicka_R Win User
    CD/DVD Player Not Reading CD or DVD Disks

    Hi Steve,

    Thank you for contacting Microsoft Community.

    I would suggest you to follow the below methods to fix issue.

    Method 1: I suggest you to run the hardware troubleshooter and check the issue status.

    1. Press “Windows key + X”.

    2. Type “Troubleshooter” in the Search box and hit enter.

    3. Select “Hardware and Sound” from the Troubleshooter Window.

    4. Select “Hardware and Devices” under Devices option.

    5. Follow the On Screen instructions.

    Method 2: I suggest you to uninstall and install the network adapter drivers as below and check if it helps.

    Step 1: Try updating the DVD\CD-ROM drives from device manager.

    • Press Windows key + X and click on
      Device Manager
      .
    • Expand DVD\CD-ROM drives.
    • Right click on the driver select Update Driver Software.
    • Restart the computer.


    Step 2: I suggest you to check and install if there is any latest firmware update for DVD drive from the computer manufacturer.

    Also, see:
    Your CD or DVD drive is not recognized by Windows or other programs


    (Applies to Windows 10 as well).

    Disclaimer: This section, method, or task contains steps that tell you how to modify the registry. However, serious problems might occur if you modify the registry incorrectly.

    Therefore, make sure that you follow these steps carefully. For added protection, back up the registry before you modify it. Then, you can restore the registry if a problem occurs. For more information about how to back up and restore the registry, follow
    the steps to do the same:

    • Press Windows key + R.
    • Type regedit in the run box.
    • Locate and click the key or subkey that you want to back up.
    • Click the File menu, and then click Export.
    • In the Save in box, select the location where you want to save the backup copy to, and then type a name for the backup file in the
      File name box.
    • Click Save.


    Hope this information was helpful and do let us know if you need further assistance. We will be glad to assist.
     
    Karthicka_R, Sep 8, 2018
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  4. Joy Kemprai Win User

    CD/DVD

    DVD CD Player

    Hi Don,

    Thank you for posting in Microsoft Community. I understand your concern and I am glad to assist you.

    I suggest you to follow the below methods and check if it helps.

    Method 1: Follow these steps to run the windows in built troubleshooter:

    • 1. Write Troubleshooting in the search box and hit enter.

      2. Click on Troubleshooting tab.

      3. Click on view all option on the upper left corner.

      4. Select the Hardware and Device options from the list.

      5. Click Next to run the Hardware and Device Troubleshooter.
    Method 2: I suggest you to update the DVD/CD-ROM drivers on your computer and check if it helps. Refer the below steps to update the driver.


    • 1. Press “Windows + X” and select Device manager.

      2. Select DVD/CD-ROM and expand the driver icon.

      3. Right click on the driver icon and click on Update.

      4. Follow the onscreen instructions to update the driver.

      5. Restart the computer and check if the issue is resolved.
    Hope it helps. Get back to us for further queries. We are happy to help!
     
    Joy Kemprai, Sep 8, 2018
    #4
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