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Need rewriter to save photos to disc but cannot find the model number of dvd rom

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You don't need a specific model number to buy a DVD/RW for your computer. You just need to know if it is a SATA or IDE connection to replace the one you have.

If you don't know, take the one you have to a retail and "match" the connections with a RW version, and put the new RW verson you just bought in, install the software and you will be good to go.

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I need to know what cd-rom's are compatible with a compaq d530 usdt


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The pc wont let me burn the imesh tunes on to cd.it says error.how would i know if i have a re-writer


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I have lost the hardware disc for dvd/cd rewritable drive model no DX 20A3P could you supply one for me many thanks keith whitehead


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Do you have to have "Secure Disc" installed before you can burn CD's? How do I transfer my music from windows media player to a disc using the external burner? Sorry, I'm computer challenged. ...


hi frankie;
you can use third party software to burn your songs into the disc or you can use the built in burner of Windows. What operating system are you using? some things you need to check before burning:

1. cd-rom capable of burning?
2. is it a cd rewritable or a dvd rewritable?
-you can use cd-r or cdrw on dvd rewritables but not dvd-r/dvdrw on cd rewritable.
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1. locate the songs you played on your media player in your computer,highlight it and right click one of the highlighted mp3 then select copy from the list
2. Insert the cd into your optical drive ( cdrom or dvd rom).
3. Open My computer and double click your optical drive icon.
4. Right click on the empty space inside that window and right click mouse then paste
5. There should be a link at the left side of the window that says "Write these files to CD"

***frankie; i would just like to remind you that the music burning im referring to is mp3 music, if you want to burn audio cd, you need 3rd party software for that.

Some cd players(discman, etc.) only play audio music format and not of mp3 format. Provide me details of what you want to do and i will help you. :)

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