Downloading CD Drivers

  hobarth 13:43 08 Oct 2010
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I am trying to download drivers fora Phillips Cd driver (external)
Every time I go to any website to download drivers I seem to be asked to download a driver search and after installing this cannot seem to find the drivers anywhere.
They do not download from websites

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 14:10 08 Oct 2010

All the drivers required for an external CD/DVD drive are built into windows from XP to Windows 7.

What if any error messages are you getting when you connect the drive to your PC?

  hobarth 14:51 08 Oct 2010

The error message is one requesting either a disk or a place to look for the driver.
I realise that the drivers should be built in but they do not appear to be.

  onthelimit 14:52 08 Oct 2010

Is this a double post? click here

  hobarth 14:58 08 Oct 2010

This is part of another post Yes.
It is a Phillips external CD drive. It is a Phillips SPD3000CC. I have the manual.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 15:13 08 Oct 2010

So what does it say in the manual about connecting to PC?

Have a look and see if this ia what you need/want

click here

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 15:39 08 Oct 2010

Scan hat download for virus and malware before attempting to install as that site has a poor reputation with WOT (Web of Trust)

  lotvic 00:12 10 Oct 2010

Are you running W98se?
from the manual:
For Windows 98 Second Edition only:
1. Insert the Nero disc in a CD or DVD device of your computer.
If you do not have a CD-ROM on your computer, please refer to the Frequently Asked Questions
on click here.
2. When the Nero screen (as in step 11) is shown, connect your external rewriter to the computer
(as in step 7).
3. The “Add New Hardware Wizard” will pop up.
4. Click “Next” in “The wizard searches for new drivers…:”.
5. Choose “Search for the best drivers…”.
6. Choose “Specify a location”.
7. Browse to the directory “Philips drivers” on the Nero disc and click “Next”.
8. The drivers will be installed.

  lotvic 00:17 10 Oct 2010

If you have XP then it should have just been 'Plug n Play' however,

Could this be what you are needing click here
"The Philips Intelligent Agent searches automatically the correct update for your drive in only three simple steps:
+ Download the Philips Intelligent Agent now!"
from philips.com

  lotvic 00:38 10 Oct 2010

Main Page Storage Updates Philips.com click here

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