Equium A100-147 - deleted CD/DVD drive

I uninstalled the readers of DVD/CD ROM of my Equium A100-147 model PSAABE by mistake. How I can I restore it? I'm not very technical

Hello

It means that your CD/DVD drive is not more?
Have you already checked the Device Manager if the drive is visible or not?

Otherwise, you must follow the instructions in this Microsoft KB article:
http://support.Microsoft.com/kb/314060

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