Windows 7 Installation failure - CD/DVD drivers missing

I am trying to install Win7 Pro onto a system (Lenovo M90p).  I am NOT using a USB drive, but an internal SATA (I believe) drive.  The system boots from the disk fine, but once setup starts it says:

CD / DVD drivers are missing, please insert media with the drivers.

I tried a second disk with the same results, I also reset the BIOS to factory defaults.

Any ideas?
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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
Try setting AHCI to Compatibility Mode in BIOS to get Windows 7 installed. That has worked a number of times.

Are you using your own Windows 7 or the Lenovo Recovery DVD's?
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Michael FowlerSolutions ConsultantCommented:
The windows support article https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/952951 suggests a number of causes for this issue

The CD/DVD drive may not be compatible with Windows 7 or Windows Vista
The CD/DVD media may be damaged or dirty
The CD/DVD drive may not be compatible with the Microsoft AHCI driver (msahci.sys)

Since you have already tried a 2nd disc it is probably not a damaged/dirty disc and so you could try
1/ Using another CD/DVD drive
2/ Disabling AHCI mode for your disk controller in the BIOS

Personally I would lean towards option 1 if you can. Another option here would be to install from a USB drive. The following link has the MS tool for creating a bootable USB http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/windows-usb-dvd-download-tool
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savoneAuthor Commented:
I worked around it by actually installing via a USB thumb drive. I appreciate the answers.
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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
@savone - Thanks for the update and I was happy to help.
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