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Old 12-17-2005, 11:27 PM   #1 (permalink)
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my cd drive just stopped working for no reason. its in a brand new computer i put together myself. the first one that came with it didnt work at all then i put in a diff one that i had and it worked until i booted the computer again then it just stopped reading the cd. i checked the jumpers and stuff. wat could be wrong. might it not be compatible with something? maybe i need new firmware? HELP!!!
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Old 12-17-2005, 11:59 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Check for firmware. Calm down.

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Old 12-18-2005, 12:12 AM   #3 (permalink)
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mmkay. i thought that firmware came with a cd drive could it not be compatible with my mobo or something owell.
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Did you look in device manager and see if it alright in there.try to uninstall the cd rom and reboot.It may fix itself ...Mabey
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do you even see your cd drive in my computer? if you dont, then you will need to head to the registry...let me know if you dont and i will tell you the 2 keys to delete
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Old 12-18-2005, 11:47 AM   #6 (permalink)
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it shows the cd drive im my computer and it says that nothin is wrong in the device manager.
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Old 12-18-2005, 11:50 AM   #7 (permalink)
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o and i have another problem. i cant connect to the internet. i set it up using the new connection wizard and it says its set up but then when i hook it up the back just blinks orange instead of green.
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