Having problems with your HP Compaq Presario C500t Notebook ?

Fter the installation of window xp in my compaq presario c500 laptop in place of vista the dvd rw drive is not working. please help


Answers :

You have to download drivers and install them from :

http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/softwareList?os=228&lc=en&dlc=en&cc=us&lang=en&product=3413016



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Set all ATI IDE Controllers as well as Standard; disabled Standard, and voila the DVD drive is there.\012\012
\012Ok try this registry fix for missing cd/dvd drives

Create a text file with NOTEPAD containing the following data exactly as below and name it FIXCD.REG
You should have 3 boxes on the bottom in NOTEPAD.
1)Filename : fixcd.reg
2)Save as type: all files
3)Encoding: ANSI
If you do not change it from txt type to All files type, then the file will actually be fixcd.reg.txt, this won't accomplish the desired result

Double click on the file and say yes to the merge into registry question.

----------------------- Use text after this line, contents of FIXCD.REG -----------------------------
REGEDIT4

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\\SYSTEM\\CurrentControlSet\\Control\\Class\\{4D36E965-E325-11CE-BFC1-08002BE10318}]
"UpperFilters"=-
"LowerFilters"=-

[-HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\\SYSTEM\\CurrentControlSet\\Services\\Cdr4_2K]
[-HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\\SYSTEM\\CurrentControlSet\\Services\\Cdralw2k]
[-HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\\SYSTEM\\CurrentControlSet\\Services\\Cdudf]
[-HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\\SYSTEM\\CurrentControlSet\\Services\\UdfReadr]
[-HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\\SYSTEM\\CurrentControlSet\\Services\\Cdr4_xp]
[-HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\\SYSTEM\\CurrentControlSet\\Services\\Cdudf_XP]
[-HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\\SYSTEM\\CurrentControlSet\\Services\\UdfReadr_xp]
------------------------------ Use text before this line -----------------------------
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