Also I cannot find a driver listed under Asus website for drivers. I have tried the reg edit using command prompt to get the computer to search for the drive, but I just get access denied. That's a bit much just for a driver. This will help if you installed a wrong driver. It worked for a week then went the same way as the internal one, I cant recall if this was immediately after a windows 10 update as there have been so many patches. Please provide us a way to solve this issue. Anyhow, this thread can be closed.
Hi, Check with the System Maker's Support, their on-line documentation and drivers, troubleshooting, and ask in their forums about ant known issues. It is recognised, it can open and close using the mouse, but it does not recognise any cds or dvds. This solution also did not solve the issue. Asus S56C Drivers 32bit Windows Asus S56C comes in several common colors: dark, black and undoubtedly, dark-colored. I found another site that listed the same command that auggy's site had and copied that and this time it went through, but it did not solve the problem.
Remember to set it back when done. Method 2: Enable Show Hidden Device 1. To achieve a Gold competency level, Solvusoft goes through extensive independent analysis that looks for, amongst other qualities, a high level of software expertise, a successful customer service track record, and top-tier customer value. Hi, Check with the System Maker's Support, their on-line documentation and drivers, troubleshooting, and ask in their forums about any known issues. Doueble check for Windows 10 compatibility. I have the same problem, my internal dvd drive lost all functionality when I upgraded to windows 10. That every time someone gives you things to fix it's always the same thing, Remove the device, let the system find it and install the drivers again, Edit the registry, even apply fixes that you later find out that whomever sends you to this fix it is a fix for either Windows 8 or Windows Vista.
Asus S56C Drivers Windows 7 64bit supported for Asus S56C Windows 8. I've done all the suggested device manager fixes with no success. Through the many fixes I have been directed to I can get the drive to appear just fine. Click on View All on the left navigation panel. You have the latest Microsoft driver alreay.
If it still doesn't resolve please follow the directions on the page below to download a script that will capture traces which you can capture and then send back to have analyzed. Sounds like you did some very good troubleshooting to narrow that down. For automatic identification and asus mouse driver, we strongly recommend to the Driver Update Tool — it will help you to get the correct latest drivers for all of your devices and avoid conflicts and improper work of your system. Issue was never resolved here but I resolved it myself. However even it does boot that does not mean there are not some possible hardware issues affect the drive's other functions.
I've learned a lot since I posted this now going into testing for my A+ Cert. I should have stated that I already looked for hidden devices and it does not show. So I did not need to do the Wiki article. I have used this drive again on the desktop system I am doing this email response from and it works just fine as long as it's not hooked up anywhere to a Windows 10 operating system. Sorry I missed the part about checking before doing the Wiki article.
Well the media is already in the drive. I have attached it to other systems using Windows 7 in my home and to other laptops Using Windows 7 and it works great. Or ry booting to a Linux boot disk. Double check for Windows 10 compatibility or known issues. Apparently it wasn't the driver. This method has worked for some users, I hope this Helps! Is there seriously no way to just download it for free? But both times I got error messages when I started up my computer so I went back and deleted the regedit, since neither worked. Method 3: Try auggy's suggested solution from July 13, 2016 on this.
Hi David, To recover your optical disc drive's functionality, we suggest the following troubleshooting methods: Method 1: Hardware and Devices troubleshooter 1. For automatic identification and optical mouse driver, we strongly recommend to the Driver Update Tool — it will help you to get the correct latest drivers for all of your devices and avoid conflicts and improper work of your system. Click on V iew from the menu bar and select Show hidden devices. Updates are additions to software that can help prevent or fix problems, improve how your computer works, or enhance your computing experience. I had previously tried deleting the driver to see if it would automatically update the driver in case the driver was damaged. So I bought an external usb dvd.
The external drive works in 2 other computers so I know that the drive is fine. It turns out that the driver that came with the card was 6 months out of date! Windows 10 is not working with Optical drives especially those of the external kind. Thank you for your help but I need more suggestions please. All of Asus drivers are installed now, Enjoy it. I have also tried it on other Windows 10 systems at Best Buy and it seems Windows 10 has an issue that it just won't recognize the drive or allow it to work. I have at the most 6 inches of cable coming out of the portable.