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Old 02-20-2008, 11:20 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default External CD Drive.

I have tried to download software onto my wifes Dell laptop using an external cd drive as it has no internal drives (Very Old).

I does not work. Is this due to it not being a CDR drive or a DVD drive.

Any help appreciated.


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Old 02-20-2008, 12:41 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Default Re: External CD Drive.

Does the computer even recognize The External Drive?
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