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Is hl=dt-st dvdram gsa t20n for writing device or only for readin

On the system> device manager > hardware list it shows this as the installed hardware. however physically on the shutter is printed "rw" meaning for writing as well. it is not clear whether i can use this drive for writing dvd's or cd's. i am using hp/compaq 8710w laptop

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Yes it is a DVD writer tou can write/Read DVD,CDs

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