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Hi, I just got a compact DVD drive from a friend and am adding it to my computer. I have a CD drive already. This is the first time I have installed a drive and I do not know how to set the jumpers.

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What unit you will installed you DVD drive. desktop or laptop. and how many hardisk drive you have now in your unit.

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I resently installed a Samsung DVD-ROM SD-608 into a friends machine. My problem is that the new drive reads CDs but not DVDs. In MY Computer it also shows it ad CD Drive and not a DVD Drive. Do I need new...


old dvd rom can not read the new dvd disk only the reson software.
sorry to tell,you should change the dvd rw newly instead of old


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If you want to be able to use the disc many times, you need to buy CD-RW discs

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failure my friend. try to restart your computer, this way, after restarting, your drive will recognize that a cd is in.

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