Drive sometimes disappears

  User-44ABB03F-5A01-4521-8D3E7A783936DB72 15:19 16 Oct 2004

i have a cd-rom drive (E:) and a dvd-r/rw drive (D:) and recently the E: drive hasnt been acknowledged in 'My Computer', and wont auto-run inserted discs or games. Comes back eventually by itself (sometimes).

  woodchip 15:33 16 Oct 2004

Try fitting a new Ribbon cable

  Cuddles 16:39 16 Oct 2004

before you fit new cable switch them round, then if it works you know the cable is at fault.

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