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Old 01-01-2007, 06:15 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Angry CD drive not working!!!

I have recently upgraded my HP with a new case and ASUS motherboard. I just turned it on today. Since I need to configure the BIOS using a tool on the CD supplied with the motherboard. In My Computer there was no CD drive!!!! I checked the IDE connections and they were fine. Please offer me some help

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Old 01-01-2007, 07:28 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Is the CD-rom showing up in your bios?

if it's not make sure the jumper settings are correct. Instructions for how to do that should have been included with the CD-ROM

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Old 01-02-2007, 05:50 AM   #3 (permalink)
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No the CD drive is not showing up in the BIOS. Well, something is that says it is a CD drive but really does not look like it is one. Lastly, the CD drives did not come with instructions as they were from a prebuilt computer
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