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Dvd rom drive

I threw in a dvd rom drive... nexxtech 16x. I know I connected everything in correctly but the computer will not read it. I went to add new hardware and it showed, proceded to instal it, then at the end said installed but there might be problems it installed incorrectly. Computer doesnt read a disk when thrown in it and my computer shows i only have only a floppy drive.

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  • Jeffvand Feb 07, 2008

    Just switched with original master cd rom drive. same exact place. Thought this was just plug and play what the heck.

  • Jeffvand Feb 07, 2008

    Not sure what jumper on back is or means. Sorry dont know much about computers. Hence the perdicament.

  • Jeffvand Feb 07, 2008

    wait whats the jumper? i got the ma means master and sl means slave. I dont quite see where they are on plastic thing. but as of now my machine is like this dvd drive on top and cd/cd burning drive on bottom. Are you saying to reverse the plugs and plastic thing on them? dvd on bottom with those plugs and cd on top with the master plugs?

  • Anonymous Feb 29, 2008

    All systems connected correctly. Unit plays adio CD, burns files. when DVD is inserted ti reads no disc in drive. Checked profile and it does not show a reagon. Device mananger says no region specified for drive I need help

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Hi!good pm...hope this will help...

if you have only one ide cable connected to your hard disk and cdrom,the hard disk must be master and the cdrom is slave...check your cdrom,at the back there's an indicator which type of connection you have.slave (sl)-cable select (cs)-master (m).put the jumper on slave.connect it to the cable and power your pc on...

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Is cable on master jumpers or slave ?

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    nick helpap Feb 07, 2008

    ok has to be on maste rthen on jumper on back if your on top

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    nick helpap Feb 07, 2008

    well on back u see platsic thingys vertical going in above it says ma meens master ok sl meens slave middle of ide cable make sure jumper is over ma pins on back ok

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    nick helpap Feb 07, 2008

    ok so were in new drive if its on top master if its bottem drive use slave middle of ide cable ok on back man eahs on thers jumper mark this as fix ya thx nick

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