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CD-ROM Driver - Windows 7 Service

SCSI CD-ROM Driver by Microsoft Corporation.

This service also exists in Windows 10, 8, Vista and XP.

Startup Type

Windows 7 edition without SP SP1
Starter System System
Home Basic System System
Home Premium System System
Professional System System
Ultimate System System
Enterprise 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 driver. If the CD-ROM Driver fails to load or initialize, the error is recorded into the Event Log. Windows 7 startup should proceed, but a message box is displayed informing you that the cdrom service has failed to start.

Dependencies

If the CD-ROM Driver is stopped, the CD/DVD File System Reader fails to start and initialize.

Restore Default Startup Type for CD-ROM Driver

Automated Restore

1. Select your Windows 7 edition and Service Pack, and then click on the Download button below.

2. Save the RestoreCDROMDriverWindows7.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 7 installation media.