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My drive isnt recongized by the computer. cd/dvd wont load up. not showing in my computer

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1.- Put one CD (bootable) on the drive and turn off the computer. Start up and see if the cd works.
2.- See if your drive needs to be bios updated (mostly DVDRW on old computers)
3.- Replace the drive

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