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I need to enable the CD drive, that is CD ROM in my laptop

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If you want to boot from it, go in bios, on pc startup at black screen, pres F2 ,F5 or del, and enter boot setup, then search on tab...Boot order, and set 1st boot device at the list, to the name of your CD drive. Thats all. Good luck!

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Upon starting of your computer...you will see a prompt saying "press DELETE to enter Bios set up" Press it, then find the drive of your cdrom...there you will see the option: auto, disable and enable...Thanks

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