Having problems with your Lenovo ThinkPad T61 Notebook ?

WHen I boo my T61 i get a message that there is no DVD drive. When checking explorer, it is jus not there. I can ake the DVD drive out and reinsert it but still does not recognize it. If I remove the DVD from the Slim bay before Boot up and then inser i afer bootup is complete. It recognnizes it.

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You can check first the status oft the dvd drive under Device manager so we can make sure if the drive is recognize and just dont have the software for it

Open device manager and look for the dvd rom drive there if its there ith yellow exclamation mark you right click it and select uninstall and then restart the computer and that should fix the problem....
Hello. I suspect that the problem lies with the software (driver) for your DVD drive. Note the brand and specific model number for your drive, go to the drive manufacturer's website, select and download the current driver for your operating system (Windows XP, etc.). Hope this helps.
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