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Mad dog dvd burner

When i plug in my mad dog dvd burner it shows up on the usb as active, but when i go to My Computer it doesn't show up as a drive like (C:, D:, F: etc) how do i fix this?

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  • joe idibo Aug 02, 2007

    i have the correct driver installed.

  • Anonymous Nov 30, 2007

    Where I buy the driver, or where down it?

  • Anonymous Aug 12, 2008

    I also have a mad dog dvd rom drive it works maybee 1- 20 times i plug it in to the usb port.

    it is decting it as a disk drive (hard drive) and no drive letter

    has anyone had this problem and how did you fix it?


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You may have tried this already, but here is another possibility. If you have several drives, digital cameras, etc. that you connect to the computer your machine may be trying to use a drive letter that has already been assigned to another device.

Heres how to check:

right click on My Computer and select "Manage"
under "Storage" you will find "Disk Management"
Locate your mad dog Drive and right click
you want to "Change drive letter and paths"
select a new drive letter
close all windows
a reboot may be necessary

Give it a try and I hope this helps. I had a similar problem when I connected mine to my laptop.

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I think ya have to make sure that you have the correct "Driver" installed. when ya plug it in.. it should make a noise and then ask for drivers OR install it's own.. also try another USB port.. and OR Uninstall the driver, Device Manager and reinstall again.

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