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Restoring Access to CD ROMs
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By Super Admin
Published on 02/25/2005
 
If you removed CD Burning software, or for some other mystical reason, can not longer access your CD ROM's

Restoring Access to CD ROMs

If you removed CD Burning software, or for some other mystical reason, can not longer access your CD ROM's,
in most cases following registry keys needs to be deleted:

Locate and delete the UpperFilters and LowerFilters values under the following key in the registry:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Class\{4D36E965-E325-11CE-BFC1-08002BE10318}