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Recover Windows XP Operating System on Compaq Presario PCs Using HP Recovery (2001 to 2005) (in English) Omnibook and certain Pavilion PCs manufactured pre-2001. Thanks Reply martin says: April 27, 2009 at 3:50 am Pretty much the same problem. And I think its pretty unreasonable to assume that we all have ‘broken' DVD drives. Follow the steps below to reinstall your operating system: Connect the AC adapter and turn on the notebook PC.

Close Device Manager 6) Check if the CD/DVD drive appears in My Computer 7) Uninstall & Reinstall any DVD/CD burning software iTune software by Apple Nero software by Nero Inc Roxio The partition or section of the hard drive containing the Windows MBR is no longer active. Any help would be appreciated, the regedit ‘solution' doesn't correct the problem. Go to http://forums.techguy.org/hardware/518714-solved-cd-dvd-drive-not.html This issue has been driving me bananas for weeks and this solved the problem in less than 5 minutes.

Select Restore files and settings then click Next. Troubleshooting System Recovery Problems in Window... Click: View/Show Hidden Devices.

  1. This could be a scam; do not provide any personal information.
  2. Installed a printer and microsoft office with original discs and low and behold after that…no drives are recognized other than main hard drive.
  3. Both my work and home computer have dvd and cd drives that are useless!!!!

This page requires Javascript. After that in the BIOS settings time the boot time should be increased initially to 5 seconds. See the HP support document HP PCs - Looking for Recovery Discs? (in English) for more information. It loaded the correct one for me!

Uninstalled Roxio - nada! Press the Enter key when prompted to Boot from CD. Right-click on the name of your DVD/CD-ROM and click Uninstall e. check it out Before using the computer, update and protect your computer.

Turn on or restart the computer. Windows Vista: Cannot Use Software made for Other ... After 2006, HP configured computers with a Recovery Manager function that lets you recover the system from files stored on a partition on the hard drive. Probably Drive defect??

For notebooks originally configured with the Windows 7 operating system, see Performing an HP System Recovery (Windows 7) . https://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Desktop-Operating-Systems-and-Recovery/Lost-my-windows-xp-os-cd/m-p/2656943 Uninstalled dsl set-up, then discovered no cd/dvd drive. plzz help... Ask !

Z7_3054ICK0KGTE30AQO5O3KA30H5 hp-country-locator-portlet Actions ${title} Loading... Release the F10 key after text is displayed on the screen of the PC. The program installs automatically. If a Start menu appears, select option 4.

Privacy Policy © Copyright 2016 HP Development Company, L.P. To recover or repair the operating system from a recovery Operating System Disc (OSD), you must use an external USB DVD drive. I've tried all the forums and nothing works. Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem?

At first the regedit fix would do the job, temporarily, then I would have to go back to system restores, and then neither worked. Join over 733,556 other people just like you! Uninstalled iTunes, Nero, Roxio, everything that reads or writes to the CD (except Window Media Player.) Deleted the upper and lower registry entries per the instructions, uninstalled the drive and rebooted,

The MS fix did not work 'cause there were no upper or lower filters to begin with in the registers.

After Windows starts I shut it down and reinserted the physical device. Can someone please help me on how to rectify this. Many currently available PCs ship with reinstallation media. This makes the data you have recorded with this software inaccessible after you upgrade to Windows XP.

Use one of the sections that best fits your needs. DVD R/W is recognized but won't Read or Write. Please help. note: This window gives you the option of attempting a repair of your operating system or continuing the installation of a fresh copy of Windows XP.

Preparing for a system recovery Before performing a system recovery, you can complete several processes that may prevent the need to run a system recovery or help make sure your system Got my problem fixed. In the event you did not back up your files prior to running a system recovery, the Recovery Manager displays a prompt to make a backup copy of your files before Have tried everything I've read with no success.

Reply netwizzard says: June 19, 2009 at 11:15 pm THANKS…. Figure : Recovery Manager: Factory image recovery When System Recovery is complete, click Finish. Check to see if the PC has the recommended 128 MB of RAM.Determining that the HP Pavilion has the recommended free disk spaceClick the MyComputer icon on the desktop.Click the hard This being the case it is impossible to burn music cd's, let alone simply play music thru this Drive.

It said "This Microsoft fix it failed to process." For years, I preferred PCs and thought MACs were to complicated to learn. Select drivers, and follow the onscreen instructions.Viewing the current drivers in Device ManagerClick the Start menu on the desktop.Click Control Panel.Click Performance and Maintenance. Resolving Fatal Exception Errors In this document... The lower/upper filters deletion did didley squat and the fixit tool diagnoses my DVD drive as not detected.

It even let me convert FAT files to NTFS. Found out that if I keep the laptop on a notebook cooler that it will not disappear.