Installing an internal DVD Writer

  [DELETED] 17:05 20 Oct 2003
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Being fairly new to this game of upgrading hardware am I right in assuming that if there is no spare 5.25 bay the exisiting CD rewriter will have to come out if I want to install a DVD writer?

  bremner 17:08 20 Oct 2003

If there is no other bay then yes.

  Stuartli 17:45 20 Oct 2003

But your DVD rewriter should also be able to write to CD-R and CD-RW media.

  [DELETED] 17:49 20 Oct 2003

Or get an external one.

  [DELETED] 19:52 20 Oct 2003

if you only have one bay and it is being used then i would go for external,for ease of copying.if i wasnt going to copy much go for internal,i have not come across a pc with one bay have you got usb,or usb 2?if not then your choice is limited

  [DELETED] 19:59 20 Oct 2003

I been toying with this guys but what im stuck on is what to set the dvdv-r drive as master/slave considering i have cd/rw and dvd already set up it thru me a bit.



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