Easy and fast way to install Windows from a USB computer or laptop. But, sometimes we have to face a problem like “A required CD / DVD drive device driver is missing”. Why this problem comes and what is the solution to this problem. For further information about this, read further.
Why does this problem occur?
- This problem mostly comes with Windows 7 installed on a computer or laptop. Because USB drives are not recognized by Windows PE (Windows Preinstallation Environment). Windows PE is built on Windows 7 Kernel and is used for computer preparation for Windows installation. Therefore, there is a problem installing USB through Windows 7.
- New Generation Motherboard and Processor 3.0 USB support. And bios 3.0 requires USB when starting. Windows 7 lacks a 3.0 USB driver. This means that there is a setting in your bios that when the bios starts, then support 3.0 USB. Due to this also, the problem of a required CD / DVD drive device driver is missing.
- You check the settings of your bios. And by changing the settings of Auto 3.0 USB Select can also solve this problem.
- To permanently resolve this problem, you have to insert the 3.0 USB driver inside the Windows 7 image.
How to insert a 3.0 USB driver in the image of Windows 7 ?
You must first download the USB 3.0 Creator Utility software. This Software can download from Intel’s website. You can download this software by clicking on the link below to download it.
NOTE – This utility automates the process to create a Windows 7* installation image to include USB 3.0 drivers. You can then use the new installation image to install Windows 7 on Intel® NUC products that have only USB 3.0 ports.
After clicking on the download link, you will come to Intel’s official website. After this you have to do the same as shown in the image.
Then click – I accept the terms in the license agreement
and start download your software.
After the software is downloaded, it extract the winrar file
Now open folder and run the setup file. insert USB drive in a computer. And Windows 7 image must be installed in it. If you do not know how to create a bootable Windows image or USB in a USB drive. click on link and learn.
After applying USB drive in computer or laptop, you have to click on it as shown in the image, and select USB drive. Click on OK button.
After selecting USB drive, click on create image. Clicking the tool will start inserting the USB 3.0 driver in Windows. it takes time 15-20 minutes to complete this process. please wait for completing this process.
After 15 – 20 minutes the update will appear Finnish. USB 3.0 driver is successfully inserted in Windows. Which can format computers or laptops through a USB drive. Now a required CD / DVD drive device driver will not get the missing error.
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You can learn more easily by see the video given below.
A required CD / DVD drive device driver is missing