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Old 04-30-2013, 10:21 PM   #1
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What's good world I have come across a problem Which I hope you can help me with , I install 2 DVD drives set them both on cable select, both show up on my computer as DVD drives and worked just fine, then one of them got switch to cd drive and now won't play, any CDs any ideas on what might me going on or how to solve this issue, and maybe set the cd drive back to DVD drive? Any help is much appreciated thanks.
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Old 05-01-2013, 12:03 AM   #2
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Shut down then unplug the one in question. Boot up and let the OS discover it's gone.
Shut down and reconnect the drive. Boot back up and let the OS find the new device.
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Ok I when ahead and did what you recommended it work, it show 2 DVD drives but now after I restart it it only shows 1. I also try setting as master and slave but only 1 drive worked too. Any ideas? Thanks
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Go into the BIOS see what that has to say.

And maybe switch over where they are plugged in on the mobo.

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Are they both IDEs?
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