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My Mad Dog Dominator 5-in-1 External CD-RW+DVD-Rom doesn't work.

My Mad Dog Dominator 5-in-1 External CD-RW+DVD-Rom driver has never worked. I bought it in 2004 and have never been able to get it working and nobody at mad dog could help me either. What can I do? I originally wanted to use it as a burner. It never worked so I stopped using it (tech support at Mad Dog sent me a software cd that didn't work). Now I have a good Gateway Laptop with an internal DVD and CD burner. I just want to use the MD Dominator as a reader so I can copy CDs and DVDs I own onto my Gateway burner. Can anyone help me, please?

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  • philz_95 Jul 13, 2009

    Greg,

    Thanks for your advise but I have a "Windows Vista" OS so this link didn't help me.

    Phillip

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Here is a link from Microsoft for unrecognized external devices. Click on the "Fixit" button to install the registry patch. Hopefully this will get you going. Best of luck.
Greg
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/925196

Posted on Jul 04, 2009

  • Greg Margossian
    Greg Margossian Jul 13, 2009

    Sorry, I assumed you were running XP. Here's a different registry patch by Microsoft that should work on your system.

    Fixit

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