Windows xp sees sony drx810ul as CDROM

Hi my first request for help - really impressed at the expertise on the board.

I have a problem with my sony drx810ul dvdrw drive. Windows now sees it as a CDROM although Nero correctly sees it as a dvdrw drive. The driver is Microsoft version 5.1.2535.0 dated 1.7.2001. Nero does work to burn dvds though I am surprised as the drive does not “read” a blank dvd+r at all. I use Nerovision Express v


Explorer bug.

Don’t bother about what explorer shows you, it counts what Devicemanager shows you…

Thanks for that