Win2k doesn't recognize CD-RW or DVD-rom and troubleshoot only comes up with errorcode: 31

Last week Installed an upgrade to Nero 6.0 ultra. Now win2k doesn't see my drives.  I have tried everything i can think of.  I cant reinstall Nero 5.5 because my cdrom is not accessible, CD-rom is MSI and DVD is Maddog. I hope you can help this quarter is coming to a close and messing with this problem is not allowing me to get my homework done.
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Hello robsnest =)

Have u checked here yet ??

CD-ROM Access Is Missing and Messages Cite Error Code 31, Code 32, Code 19, or Code 39
(its marked for WinXP but shud be same for Win2k also)

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robsnestAuthor Commented:
Ok, things are still pretty shakey, but we'll see. I'll let you all know how it works out later

hmmmm listening..... :)
robsnestAuthor Commented:
I would like to thank you all for you effort in coming to my aid...unfortunatley, It was all for naught.
My system was so #@$@ that I ended up reformatting and all is well...with the exception of course of all the hours I lost putting time into fixing problems instead of doing homework..

Thanks again
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