i have an hp a340n the os it came with is xp a friend recomended installing win2k prof. so i did a clean install.i cant use my dvd player now.i downloaded the chipset drivers to get the sound and cd player going. the device mngr says that everything is working properly..the dvd drive will play cd's mpeg etc..i installed windvd it keeps saying "please insert a dvd". i discovered that if i go to the start menu...settings...ctrl pnl... admin tools...comp mngmnt...storage...removeable storage...psyical locations i have two devices w/ a red circle w/ an x thru it...SPACE DVD-ROM KR-50A SCSI cdrom device and Generic USB SD Reader USB Device .
thanx for any help
ps the comp is less than a month lod