We use cookies to provide you with a better experience. If you continue to use this site, we'll assume you're happy with this. Alternatively, click here to find out how to manage these cookies

hide cookie message
Contact Forum Editor

Send an email to our Forum Editor:


PLEASE NOTE: Your name is used only to let the Forum Editor know who sent the message. Both your name and email address will not be used for any other purpose.

Windows Help


It's free to register, to post a question or to start / join a discussion


 

Failed Install


OTT_Buzzard

Likes # 0

I've put RC on to my PC with no issues, but am struggling with the laptop.

It says that the CD/DVD Device Driver is missing, please insert driver CD and click ok.

Here's the problem; it's a bog standard SATA CD/DVD drive and there are no device drivers that shouldn't already be contained in the W7 catalogue. I don't have accessibility to an alternative DVD drive for a laptop.

I figured that to get round this I would install from USB memory stick but can't find a way to get the ISO to extract burn to anything but a DVD. Does anyone have any ideas on how to progress?

Like this post
BurrWalnut

Likes # 0

The error you’re getting is quite common and has nothing to do with a driver. Turn off your AV and then burn the DVD at a slower speed.

Like this post
OTT_Buzzard

Likes # 0

Thank you - that worked perfectly!

Like this post

Reply to this topic

This thread has been locked.



IDG UK Sites

iPhone 6 release date, price, specs and new features: Invite confirms 9 September launch

IDG UK Sites

Nostalgia time: Top 10 best selling mobile phones in history

IDG UK Sites

How Ford designs next-generation cars at its Melbourne Design Centre

IDG UK Sites

iPhone 6 release date, rumours, video, UK price & images: iPhone launch event confirmed for 9...