i just found out my aspi files were all missing. how do i get this files back. please a genuie source, not one which will cause me more problems. thanks

Try forceapsi.

With Nero you’d not need that.

i have installed my aspi files yet my optical drive hasnt resume playing dvds but still plays ordinary cds and i still believe the drive isnt condemned but just a software problems. any ideas chef

As far as I know you should install the Adaptec aspi drivers, version 4.71.2 for Windows XP. You can get them from

Some more information at or (among others).

Forceaspi comes from radified…