Drive Icon

  bryce66 09:42 08 Dec 2004

Ocasionally in my computer the icon for my DVD writer changes to the icon for CD-r or CD. Now the device still works OK but it is very annoying, does anyone know why this should change of its own free will?

Thanks for your help,


  the-george 10:56 08 Dec 2004

When this happens does the drive contain a a cd-r or a cd? If so it could just be a reflection of the media currently seen by the drive.

  bryce66 11:55 08 Dec 2004

you could be right however it seems to stay that way until a reboot

  Audeal 12:12 08 Dec 2004

If the Icon remails the same as the media then put your pointer on the icon to hilight it then press F5 to refresh it and the icon will change back.

  bryce66 16:21 08 Dec 2004

Thanks for the tip Audeal will use it in future,



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