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why is that win XP pc cann't read the cd from newly fitted 22x dvd writer?

By didierjohn ·
I have changed the jumpers on dvd writer, my BIOS can now detect it but unable to load the provided drivers from the cd. it is automatically loading a default one from windows xp which is not compatible. the device manager shows a yellow question mark against the loaded driver. It is an IDE DVD writer please help .

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Put the jumpers back to "Master" on your dvd writer..

by Peconet Tietokoneet In reply to why is that win XP pc can ...

Select "Master" on the Dvd/Cd drive jumper. Then reboot your computer, this should make your DVD/CD drive work correctly.
More info on your DVD/CD drive would be helpful, you can download the drivers from the maker of the device.

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