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DELL 0PTIPLEX GX280 DOES NOT RECOGNIZE THE CD DRIVE

5/31/09 0PTIPLEX GX280 DOES NOT RECOGNIZE THE CD DRIVE. I place a CD in the drive (software, music, etc.) and the computer does not recognize it. I hit RUN and the drive is not even shown on the computer. Any suggestions on how to fix this? Thanks

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Sounds like a bad drive. But if it was me I would open the case and check to see if all cables are snug in there place (ofcourse make sure it's unplugged from power). I have seen EIDE's work them self's loose just enough to make a hard drive or CD/DVD not work. Good luck.

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