Having problems with your Dell OptiPlex GX260 PC Desktop ?
I want to upgrade my dell from a cd to a dvd drive.
\015 The panel on my dell is rounded, and has a wider bay than a flat plate bay. Do I need a special drive to fit my dell?\015
Yes, its meant for a blue laser disc....sodeep
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