Having problems with your Toshiba Tecra M2 Notebook ?

Hi I have a Toshiba Tecra M2 laptop with Windows XP Pro SP3. My CD-RW/DVD-ROM/CD-ROM drive is not working. When I try to burn a disc, it says no recorder, or no disc in drive. Also, Windows doesn't seem to be detecting the drive. It doesn't show up in hardware profiles or My Computer. Also, when I start the computer, it says IDE #1 error when it boots up. What could the problem be? Thanks in advance for any help!


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>> it says IDE #1 error when it boots up.
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\015\012IDE #0 is your disk-drive.
\015\012IDE #1 is your CD/DVD drive.
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\015\012So, take your computer to a qualified technician, to first check that the connectors (power, data) from the motherboard to the CD/DVD drive are good, and then, if necessary, to remove & replace the "dead" drive.
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