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Dives on Dimension 8250 will not read without first using "eject"

\015 I have a Dell Dimension 8250 and neither the CD or DVD drive will read a desk unless I first use the "eject" feature from the 'My Computer" menu. Also occationally when I command the DVD drive to open, the CD drawer will open and vise versa. Thanks for the help.Gordon\015

Answers :

First thing I would try is to go into windows device manager and uninstall both drives. Now turn off the PC and reboot it. Let Windows plug and play find and reinstall the drives. If it cannot find drivers, and you don't have the driver disks, tell it to look in c:\\windows\\system or c:\\windows\\system32, your current driver sould be in those folders. Gordon, if this doesn't do the trick, let me know and we'll move on to other possibles; but this should fix this problem about 80% on the time.
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