Having problems with your Dell Dimension 3000 PC Desktop ?

Cd-rom not in bios

\015 Tried to run a cd and noticed it wasnt loading..but it has power.. not in the device manager( no secondary listed anymore) and not even recognized in the bios. any thoughts?\015

Answers :

Remove the computer cover and physically inspect the data cable going from the cd rom to the motherboard, making sure its snug and the red strip is closest to the power connection.
\015\012 restart the computer... post again here if this does not help , could be a virus also , but check the abvious first
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