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CD ROM/Burner for the EVO D500, is it standard or special order?

The CD ROM/Burner on my EVO D500 is missing. Is this a standard drive or do I have to special order it?

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  • Michael Thomas
    Michael Thomas May 11, 2010

    Hi there
    yes that is a standard drive and if you do a google search for your cd-rom there should be a driver for the burner also ok please try this and let me know how this goes i can be of more assistance if needed
    best regards mike


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A standard combo drive or a DVD burner will be a great replacement for your machine. Make sure it is the same type of drive that your system uses (Serial ATA or Parallel ATA).

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