Cannot see the cd-rom icon un der my computer

Wizkid003
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When I double click on my computer icon i cannot see the cd-rom icon. went to device manager and saw a yellow explanation mark on the cd-rom drive try to update the drive, but came up with a message that it already has the most updated driver. I have a Tohshiba Satellite L305-S5933. Please advise.
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Commented:
Sounds like the drive itself is faulty
Was able to change some settings in the registry. Problem solved. Thanks anyway
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Your CD drive or DVD drive is missing or is not recognized by Windows or other programs
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/982116
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Glad youre fixed....

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Try some troubleshooting tip of my own

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