A required cd dvd device driver is missing
January 13, 2016 OS Boot Issues Platform: Windows Desktop
Error message “A required cd dvd device driver is missing” during Windows install.
“A required cd dvd device driver is missing”. However, this message is not displayed only during installation via DVD drive but also during installation via USB media.
Reasons for this error are numerous. A damaged usb media, dvd media or dvd drive but the cause may also be a wrong or non updated operating system in your installation media.
However, the best way of windows 7 or Windows 8 installation is through USB media.
Well, if you’re okay with all of these, consider placing the USB drive in another USB port, especially if the USB speed of your insallation media is 2.0 while usb port is 3.0.
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