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Old 01-18-2005, 04:59 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default new dvd drive wont open

i just bought a new dvd burner and i connected it all and everything and it wont open up i dunno whats wrong with it any ideas?

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Old 01-18-2005, 05:43 PM   #2 (permalink)
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have you installed the drivers for it? You should not need to to at least recognize as a cdrom but did you? does it light up or anything? Does it seem to have power? does it recognize in My Computer and just not open? Tell us more.

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Old 01-18-2005, 05:46 PM   #3 (permalink)
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it lights up and i hooked it up the first time and it didnt open so i unplugged it and hooked it back up again and i got nothin doesnt show up in my computer anymore lights up but doesnt show up and it didnt come with any drivers or anything i got it from newegg and it was a OEM product
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Old 01-18-2005, 09:37 PM   #4 (permalink)
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take it back
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