I only have One DVD-RW drive but my computer also shows a CD-Rom

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By llainfactor
Aug 4, 2006
  1. Hey, I built my computer about a year ago and never noticed this. Just recently I had a bunch of viruses/malware on my computer found by trendmicro housecall. It appears to have removed them but my computer just isnt the same. Also I have a D: Drive which reads as DVD-RW drive. But now I noticed I have an E: CD-Rom drive which I never had before.

    Any help would be GREATLY appreciated. Also my games are like, tearing I guess and randomly freezing up.
  2. iss

    iss TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 2,896

    Do you have any emulation software installed? like Daemon tools, alcohol 120, or any other program that installs virtual drives?
  3. howard_hopkinso

    howard_hopkinso TS Rookie Posts: 25,948   +19

    Hello and welcome to Techspot.

    Run HJT with no other programmes open(except notepad).Click the scan button. Have HJT fix the following, by placing a tick in the little box next to(if there).

    Fix all 018 protocol entries.

    Close HJT.

    The above entries aren`t nasty, but should nonetheless be fixed.

    Other than the above, your HJT log is clean.

    You do have virtual drive software installed. It`s called poweriso.

    This is probably the extra drive you can see.

    You`re not supposed to post HJT logs in this forum, unless instructed to do so. I have therefore removed your HJT log attachment.

    Regards Howard :wave: :wave:
  4. kirock

    kirock TS Rookie Posts: 1,598

    This part of your problem:
    is usually an overheating gpu. Have you given the graphics card a good cleaning lately?
  5. llainfactor

    llainfactor TS Rookie Topic Starter

    you guys are amazing, sorry bout the hjt attachment. no i didnt clean the gpu but i have pressurized air in my hand as i type this (one handed) also yeah i guess it is power iso, my friend said daemon tools but i knew i didnt have that. thanks all!
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