Need help with SAMSUNG CD and DVD

I have a SAMSUNG CD-R/RW SW-240B and DVD-ROM SD-616T … out of the blue my driver could not find the hardware device. It had already been installed when I bought the computer about 6 yrs ago. Any Help Please? I can’t do anything.

Hi and Welcome!

What drive doesn’t work anymore?
Also check device manager (if you are running Windows) and check if there are errors.

In addition, see if you can find anything useful in these basic troubleshooting articles:


Thanks for the welcome. Neither the CD or DVD drive will work. I come up with a code 41 from the device driver

Then try this: