Extra CD shows up when plugging in my drive


#1

What’s the **bleep**ing deal with that CD player that comes up when I plug in my drive.   Do i really need it to use my drive.


#2

You can hide it by following the instructions in the link below:

http://wdc.custhelp.com/cgi-bin/wdc.cfg/php/enduser/std_adp.php?p_faqid=3835


#3

The CD included option backup software and is not requested for the drive to function. Like post above you can disable the Virtual CD.


#4

No Need of using Smart ware, it will just help you to backup your data automatically.

You can disable the CD, Follow KB article : 3835

http://wdc.custhelp.com/cgi-bin/wdc.cfg/php/enduser/std_adp.php?p_faqid=3835&p_created=1256946237&p_sid=ZDMWR5Pj&p_accessibility=0&p_redirect=&p_srch=1&p_lva=&p_sp=cF9zcmNoPTEmcF9zb3J0X2J5PSZwX2dyaWRzb3J0PSZwX3Jvd19jbnQ9MSwxJnBfcHJvZHM9MCZwX2NhdHM9MCZwX3B2PSZwX2N2PSZwX3NlYXJjaF90eXBlPWFuc3dlcnMuc2VhcmNoX2ZubCZwX3BhZ2U9MSZwX3NlYXJjaF90ZXh0PTM4MzU!&p_li=&p_topview=1