Windows Media Player in Windows XP sets the CD audio properties for digital playback as the default. Device Manager indicates that digital playback is NOT enabled on your CD-ROM?

The Windows Media Player settings override the Device Manager settings.

To enable or disable digital playback in Windows Media Player:

1. Press Options on the Tools menu.

2. Select the Devices tab.

3. Select your CD-ROM drive and press Properties.

4. Make the selections you want for playback.

5. Press OK and OK.