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Device not found code41

After installing a new dvd burner, I am getting this message. Drivers were installed for the device but windows can not locat the device. I tryed to install my original cd burner and now get that same message. I have also tryed an external dvd burner with the same results. Why cant the computer find the device if it installed the drivers?

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Re: device not found code41

You should install the software first. then the hardware, make sure you have the cables on right and in all the way, somethimes the cord comes lose

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