Having problems with your Acer Extensa 4620 Notebook ?

Its saying that there is no disc drive on my notebook and it has worked before, help me fix this!

\015 On my Acer Extensa 4620Z laptop its suddenly saying that it does not have a disc drive and in the past i have used it before it worked but now its saying that i dont have a disc drive. HOW CAN I FIX THIS?!?!?!\015

Answers :

You computer cannot find your hard disk. The hard drive could be faulty or the hard disk controller has failed.
\015\012Reseat the hard drive (remove it and install it again), this may fix your problem with the connector on the motherboard.
\015\012If reseating doesn't work, the hard drive may be faulty, remove the drive and insert it into a USB hard drive adapter and plug it into a working computer's USB port, if this computer see your hard disk as an external drive and you can see the contents of the hard drive then it is OK and the fault most likely is the controler in the laptop.
\015\012If you cannot see the hard drive then the hard drive is faulty. To get your laptop operational again, you need a new hard disk and need to install Windows on the new hard disk together with your programs etc.
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