Having problems with your Dell Dimension 2400 PC Desktop ?

I have a dell computer with windows sp home edition. it is about 8 yrs old with a few upgrades by nerds. i would like to install an internal dvd burner. it has a secondary spot for it on my modem. i mainly want to burn from a photoprogram to watch on tv. do i need an internal harddrive dvd-rom or would i be better off with an internal dvd burner?


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Yes, it makes good sense to remove an older DVD-ROM ("read-only") device, and replace it by a new CD/DVD-reader-writer.
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\015\012Take the desktop computer to a computer-store.
\015\012If you buy the new hardware from them,
\015\012they should install it into your computer for a "nominal" fee,
\015\012and install software to play DVDs, and to create your own DVD-disks.
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You'll probably have a hard time finding a DVD burner that would fit in your laptop as it's kinda old. I would suggest checking out the external dvd burners. Here are a few to check out.
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\015\012http://www.newegg.com/Store/SubCategory.aspx?SubCategory=420&name=External-CD-DVD-Drives
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