Optical Drives CD/DVD Icon not Showing in My Computer

Optical Drives (CD/DVD) Icon Not Showing in My Computer? It could be because of a registry key value issue in your computer.

Windows users often face a strange problem when they can’t see the icon of optical drives (CD/DVD drives) in the My Computer (also known as Windows Explorer or This PC) window. The drive icon doesn’t show in Explorer, but the drive works fine on other computers.

If you face this problem and can’t see your optical drives (CD/DVD Drives/Writers) in the My Computer window, this tutorial will help you.

Simply follow the simple steps given in following methods to fix the problem

  1. Run -> Type regedit
  2. Open following registry ” HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Class\ {4D36E965-E325-11CE-BFC1-08002BE10318}
CD/DVD Icon not Showing in My Computer
REGEDIT- Deleting UpperFilter & LowerFilter
  1. Delete upperFilters if present else delete lowerFilters
  2. Restart System. Your issue should have been fixed.

This steps are tested and worked on windows 7 operating system based computer.

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