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Old 11-09-2005, 01:20 PM   #1 (permalink)
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need to know wy win xp i,v installed a dvd-rw but win dose not reconise it as a dvd-rw only as a cd-r how can i rectfi this
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did it come with drivers?
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Old 11-09-2005, 01:49 PM   #3 (permalink)
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hmmm... see what brand and model number it is... and go to the manufacturers site and see if they have driver downloads for it...
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Old 11-09-2005, 02:02 PM   #5 (permalink)
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i will give it a go .thanks j daddy
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Do you have any other cd-rom's?
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but it dose not rw proprly
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I think there is some info missing here. You installed a dvd drive that is rw but when you go to my computer it shows up as cd-r? and what happens when you put in dvdrw?
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maybe it's just a dvd-rom/cd-rw combo
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It should still read as a dvd-rw though.
What happens when you put a dvd in the drive?
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