I have recently lost my CDROM drive. Dont know how it happened, dont know what to do. reformat? tried system restore. I’m no pro at this but I went into device manager, theres a yellow triangled exclamation point next to my cdrom drive. It says it’s HL-DT-ST CD-RW GCE-8483B… Please ask more if needed and please help as needed if possible? grrrr.

in the device manager, right click on the drive in question and click on uninstall, then reboot and let windows find it again. start with this.

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