Thank you S= pider, I printed this out. BTW, Ron's wedding photos brought tears to my eyes. Way to go, Ron + Bridget!!! --- "Spider spider1-at-tampabay.rr.com |24hoursupport@freelists.= org|" <...> wrote: From: "Spider spider1-at-tampabay.rr.com |2= 4hoursupport@xxxxxxxxxxxxx|" <...> Date: Sun, 31 Oct 2004 12:01:40= -0500 To: ........................ Subject: [24hoursupport] Re: miss= ing cd players You can always try a registry cleaner like EZ Cl= eaner at http://www.toniarts.com/. Or you can try searching the registr= y for both products after uninstalling. The assumption is that any reg = entries left over after uninstall can be safely deleted. Caution though= , this can be a dangerous activity. Muck around with the registry at yo= ur own risk. I'd recommend you back it up before doing so. S= pider http://web.tampabay.rr.com/spider1 http://spider1.blogspot.= com/ http://erablog.net/blogs/Spider1/ -----Original Mess= age----- From: 24hoursupport-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:24hoursuppo= rt-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of 0e60wq102@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx Sent: = Sunday, October 31, 2004 8:49 AM To: 24hoursupport@xxxxxxxxxxxxx Subj= ect: [24hoursupport] Re: missing cd players Thanks. So =3D far = no luck finding uninstall instructions on the Internet. =3D --- "Spider = spider1-at-tampabay.rr.com |24hoursupport@xxxxxxxxxxxxx|" <.=3D ..>= ; wrote: From: "Spider spider1-at-tampabay.rr.com |24hoursuppor=3D t= @freelists.org|" <...> Date: Sun, 31 Oct 2004 07:05:48 -0500T=3D o: ........................ Subject: [24hoursupport] Re: missing c= d play=3D ers I think you are going to need to do a manual unins= tall of b=3D oth Nero andEZ CD Creator to clean it out of the registry.= I suspect E=3D Z CD creator did not automatically remove everything and= something is ha=3D nging around in there stopping it from working. Chec= k the websites of b=3D oth pieces of software and search their support a= re to see if they have =3D manual uninstall instructions. If things w= orked just before your uninsta=3D ll of EZ software and have not worked = since, then your issue points much=3D more towards software then it does= hardware. I have not read back in t=3D his to see what your OS is, but ifyou are using Windows XP you could ma=3D ke this a lot easier by using S= ystem Restore if you have a restore point=3D dated prior to your first u= ninstall of EZ and install of Nero. Spider http://web.tamp= abay.rr.com/spider1 http://spider1.b=3D logspot.com/ http://e= rablog.net/blogs/Spider1/ -----Origi=3D nal Message----- From= : 24hoursupport-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:24h=3D oursupport-bounce@fr= eelists.org] On Behalf Of Ron Allen Sent: Saturday, =3D October 30, 2004= 3:51 PM To: 0e60wq102@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx Subject: [24hou=3D rsupport] Re= : missing cd players You said in your previous messa=3D ge that = the CD drives appear on boot. I missed that. It indicates that a=3D cabl= e is probably not the problem. What version of Windows? It migh=3D t= be a Windows driver that's hosed too. Or you can try booting to the Wi= =3D ndows CD, since the drives are available to the hardware just not to= Win=3D dows, and reinstalling/repairing Windows, which might fix the pr= oblem. I'm leaving town for the rest of the weekend shortly, so if someo= ne e=3D lse has any suggestions... Ron Saturday, Octob= er 30, 2=3D 004, 10:47:56 AM, you wrote: 0sc> I did reinstall Nero.Th= e cd player=3D s were working before when it 0sc> was easycd creator,= but nero wante=3D d that removed to avoid conflict. 0sc> Now there's= no cd player in My=3D Computer, and no way to use a cd 0sc> playerto correct the problem. 0sc&=3D gt; I can make that hard drive sla= ve to another if there's any way to 0s=3D c> use anotherhard drive to= help fix the problem? For a web-b=3D ased membership management= utility and information on list policies, ple=3D ase see http://nibec.c= om/24hoursupport/ To unsubscribe, send a blank=3D email to 24hoursup= port-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with "unsubscribe" (withou=3D t quotes) in th= e subject. 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