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Cd rom my cd rom drive does not acknowledege cds

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  • sasha28 Feb 06, 2008

    what does that mean

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Does it show up in BIOS?....

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Does it acnoladge CD when that are boot capable on the beginning.

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  • Goran Veletic Feb 06, 2008

    when you put your windows cd does it recognize it than sorry :( I was being geeky sometimes it is hard to tell what background knowledge do you have :D

  • Goran Veletic Feb 07, 2008

    what you need in bios is to put CD as 1st boot device than restart your computer and after that is should ask you to boot from CD, of course you do not need, but if it asks you than you CD rom is fine but that would tell us that your windows is bad :(:

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