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Old 12-22-2003, 10:18 PM   #1
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Unhappy dvd drive problem

can anyone please tell me why the dvd drive on my laptop refuse to upload any cd after I install mandrake 9.2
then I uninstall makrdrake. the drive still refuse to load any cd whatsoever.
I try windows xp, redhat , suse and not even one of them load at boot time.
Old 12-23-2003, 12:29 AM   #2
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Try to go into your BIOS and select to boot from cdrom/dvd.


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