4 Replies Latest reply: Mar 29, 2013 11:49 AM by Mukaddam
Mukaddam Level 1 (0 points)

why dvd do not work on windows 8 with bootcamp


iMac, OS X Mountain Lion (10.8.3)
  • Rudegar Level 7 (25,544 points)

    does not work as in is not shown as a drive at all?

    does not work as in can't read your dvd disc?

    does not work as in can't read any optical disc?

    does not work as in does not burn dvd's ?

    does not work as in does not burn any optical discs?

     

    did you in bootcamp on osx made the driver disc for windows for all the apple hardware which is required if everything is to work correctly?

  • Mukaddam Level 1 (0 points)

    Yes i am ussing boot cmap and the drive do not show up nor it work?

  • skuno23 Level 1 (0 points)

    You have to go to Device Manager and then uninstall the SATA controller. Then restart and Windows 8 will redetect the drives including the DVD-RW. I have to do this every time Boot Camp 5 is installed.

  • Mukaddam Level 1 (0 points)

    Thank you

    Skuno23

    It helped me and the problem is fixed.

     

    Thanks again.