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Windows doesn't recognize new SATA DVD-RW drive. It has a ? in the Device Manager window in XP, but i cannot find the correct .inf file to satisfy it.


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You need to do few things
\015\0121. reset the bios so that it starts detecting the drive
\015\0122. right click on the option with yellow ? and select uninstall and restart your system
\015\0123. remove the upper and lower filters from registry
\015\012the path for the same is
\015\012HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\\SYSTEM\\CurrentControlSet\\Contro l\\Class\\{4D36E965-E325-11CE-BFC1-08002BE10318}
try booting through this drive using a bootable cd just to check if its not an issue with the DVD RW
\015\012i hope these steps help
\015\012please let me know in case it does'nt so that i check for further possibilities
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