CD/DVD device driver missing error
When a user working with the Windows Operating System may encounter many types of error issue, such as hardware and software related issue, slow PC performance, System hang, not responding and we can find many more types of internal issue of the Computer. This issue leads to malfunctioning of the System. It can be possible to prevent the PC by proper maintains of the Computer. This CD/DVD device driver missing error occurs when a user starts the Computer from Windows 7 or Windows Vista setup disk. When this error occurs user unable to start the Windows 7 from the setup disk, so in this article we will discuss how to resolve CD/DVD device driver missing error from the Windows Operating System.
Symptoms of CD/DVD device driver missing error
When a user start the System from Windows 7 or Windows Vista setup disk may receives the below given error message.
A required CD/DVD driver device driver is missing. If you have a driver floppy disk, CD, DVD, or USB flash drive, please insert it now.
Cause of the CD/DVD device driver missing error
Many error occurs if the System is not maintained in a proper way and if the System has any internal issue, it may creates many types of problem , when the PC is encountered by any internal issue it sends frequently error message to the user when attempt to work any operation with it.
Basically this error occurs due to below given reasons.
If the CD/DVD drives which is not compatible with the Windows 7 or Windows Vista it creates problem, if the CD/DVD media is corrupt and dusty it may be the reason of this error. This issue may lead if the CD/DVD drive is not compatible with the Microsoft AHCI driver.
Solution of CD/DVD device driver missing error when start Windows7 or Windows Vista from setup disk
As we are already discuss the many causes of the error, so it is most necessary to resolve CD/DVD device driver missing error. If the users CD/DVD drive is not display in Windows Explorer view the below given instruction in which a user can avoid CD/DVD device driver missing error from the PC.
It is necessary to use compatible driver which is supported by the Windows 7 and Windows Vista. You have to replace the incompatible driver.
You have to remove the media or driver which is scratches, cracks or dirty because it is unable to read by the Operating System. You can clean the CD/DVD with a soft cloth and must have to dry it.
Still facing same problem you can install Windows by a online installation and install the Windows by a Windows setup from a USB drive to fix CD/DVD device driver missing error of Windows7 or Vista.