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I have a Generic External CD Rom Drive and Vista

\015 I have a Generic External CD Rom Drive for my Gateway mt6711 laptop and Vista says it a unknown device and will not recognize it. I don't know the manufacturer's name as it is a generic external cd rom player I purchased from ebay. Any idea what I can do to fix this?\015

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Can you boot from this external drive maybe you need to set some bios options.
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