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My computer wont find my dvd-ram/r drive

\015 Where can I find the software for a dvd-ram/r drive\015

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Windows has plug-and-play drivers for all optical drives. If your PC doesn't recognize the drive is present, it either isn't properly connected or it has gone bad. To check whether it is properly connected, open the case and make sure the IDE or SATA data cable is securely connected in the back of the drive. Just push it in to make sure it is properly seated. Also, make sure the power supply connector is properly connected. One more thing, check on the back of the drive for the jumpers. The setting should be set to cable select. The following link will help with this:
http://www.techpowerup.com/articles//other/144/4
If this doesn't help, it may be time to replace the drive.
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