Dvd rw no longer record cds

i have a lite on dvd rw sohw 1653s that has decided not to record cds.
looking in device manager the recording tab has disappeared.
if i insert a blank cd or dvd it does not detect the disk but any disk with anything on it works just fine.

need some help

just an update.
i can it seems still burn cds using nero, windows media player will not detect the drive and cd writing wizard just tells me to insert blank disk.
any help would be great.