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External FireWire DVD-RW drive is not detected
Published  06/29/2011 | Troubleshooting Computer Page 4 | Unrated
External FireWire DVD-RW drive is not detected

Cause: This is a bug in Windows XP.

Solution: Microsoft suggests you install at least Service Pack 1. This will solve, in most cases, problems faced while hot-plugging FireWire devices such as DV Cams, DVD-RW drives, etc. The other possible solution is to open the Device Manager and if you see an exclamation mark beside the FireWire controller, uninstall the controller and restart the computer.

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