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I just installed an LG 22x Internal Super writer DVD and my computer is not recognizing it. I have a jumper connecting the other drive. It is not picking up either one. Both open but nothing else. The lights do come on when I put in the software CD but it goes no further. My PC is a Dell Dimension 2400 Series Please help.... Thanks, Pat


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Ok your getting power to the drive thats a start, your computer is probably not recognizing because-:
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\015\0121. you have put the cable in the wrong way around, turn off computer, remove power lead, try turning the cable around and placing into the drive the other way.
\015\0122. Is the cable connected to the motherboard (main circuit board)?
\015\0123. Try these things and put power lead back in and turn on, windows should detect and automatically install the relevant drivers.
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\015\012Try this, any luck? if not get back to me.
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\015\012Glad to help.
\015\012Brett.
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