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My cd-rom does not read or play cds when I try to use run on the start up menu it comes up A: drive & I dont have a A: drive


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Drive letters can be reassigned any time a drive is added. if you pc doesnt see your cd for a minute the it dies it will assign it a drive letter. try rolling back your cd driver and re installing the player.
Try opening the device manager from the control panel in system or hit the windows key plus the pause/break key to bring up the system properties window, choose hardware then device manager. find the CDrom and uninstall it. Reboot and it should auto reinstall it correctly.
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