How do I install a DVD drive on my Dell laptop?

How do I install a DVD drive on my Dell laptop?

  1. Insert Dell Drivers and Untilites CD/DVD and click next.
  2. Select Run autoRcd.exe when AutoPlay appears (see Figure 1)
  3. Select Driver you need to install.
  4. Click on Extract (see Figure 2)
  5. Click continue when extract pop up appears (see Figure 3).

Where is DVD ROM in Device Manager?

There should be a category name titled “DVD/CD-ROM drives” and if you double-click on it, or if you click on the plus sign next to it, you should see your device name.

How do I fix my DVD player on my Dell laptop?

Troubleshooting Steps

  1. Verify if the drive is recognized in BIOS/System Setup.
  2. Run the Dell PC Diagnostics on the Optical Drive (CD, DVD or Blu-Ray drive)
  3. Run the Hardware and Devices troubleshooter.
  4. Run the Microsoft CD/DVD Fix it troubleshooter.
  5. Update or reinstall the driver for the optical disk drive.

How do I install DVD driver software?

Installing software using a USB thumb drive

  1. Insert the software installation disc into the CD/DVD drive.
  2. If an AutoPlay window appears, click Open folder to view files.
  3. Select all files and folders, then right-click and select Copy.
  4. Insert a USB thumb drive into a USB port on the computer that has a CD/DVD drive.

How do I fix my Dell laptop CD drive?

How do I install Dell DVD?

Go to the location where you saved the recovery image.

  • Right-click the recovery image file (.iso) and on the options menu,select Mount.
  • Windows will open the contents of the image in File Explorer.
  • Copy the contents of the image to your bootable device.
  • How do I install a DVD driver?

    – of 10. Power Down the Computer. – of 10. Open the Computer. – of 10. Remove the Drive Slot Cover. – of 10. Set the IDE Drive Mode. – of 10. Place the CD/DVD Drive Into the Case. – of 10. Attach the Internal Audio Cable. – of 10. Attach the Drive Cable to the CD/DVD. – of 10.

    How to update Dell device drivers?

    Before you begin. Driver updates for Windows 10,along with many devices,such as network adapters,monitors,printers,and video cards,are automatically downloaded and installed through Windows Update.

  • Update the device driver. In the search box on the taskbar,enter device manager,then select Device Manager.
  • Reinstall the device driver.
  • More help.
  • How to disable DVD/CD-ROM drives?

    How to Disable DVD/CD-ROM Drives Press “Windows-X” to expand the Power User menu in Windows 8.1 and then click “Control Panel” to launch the utility. Click the “System and Security” link, click “System” and then click the “Device Manager” link to open the utility. Double-click the “DVD/CD-ROM drives” node to expand it and display all drives installed on your computer.