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CD-ROM Driver - Windows 10 Service

SCSI CD-ROM Driver by Microsoft Corporation.

This service also exists in Windows 7, 8, Vista and XP.

Startup Type

Windows 10 edition RTM 1511 1607
Home System System System
Pro System System System
Education System System System
Enterprise System System System

Default Properties

Display name:CD-ROM Driver
Service name:cdrom
Type:kernel
Path:%WinDir%\System32\drivers\cdrom.sys
Error control:normal
Group:SCSI CDROM Class

Default Behavior

The CD-ROM Driver service is a kernel mode driver. If CD-ROM Driver fails to start, the error is logged. Windows 10 startup proceeds, but a message box is displayed informing you that the cdrom service has failed to start.

Restore Default Startup Type for CD-ROM Driver

Automated Restore

1. Select your Windows 10 edition and release, and then click on the Download button below.

2. Save the RestoreCDROMDriverWindows10.bat file to any folder on your hard drive.

3. Right-click the downloaded batch file and select Run as administrator.

4. Restart the computer to save changes.

Note. Make sure that the cdrom.sys file exists in the %WinDir%\System32\drivers folder. If this file is missing you can try to restore it from your Windows 10 installation media.