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Help! DVD drive not recognized?

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Hi,

I have just added a DVD drive to my computer. It powers up fine but it does not show up as a drive in my computer? Do I need to format it in some way or download drivers? How do I get the computer to recognize it?

Thanks
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I had this issue a couple times. 1. It could be that one sata port on your motherboard is faulty.
2. The sata cord itself is broken.. try a different one.

Don't think you need a driver for it to work, they're usually plug and play.
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel i7 6900K@4.2ghz Gigabyte X99 Designare EX Titan X (Pascal) GSkill TridentZ 64GB DDR4 3200mhz 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveCooling
Samsung 840 EVO 500gb Samsung 950 Pro 512GB Samsung 850 EVO 1TB EK/Bitpower Custom Loop 
OSMonitorPowerCase
Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bits Samsung 55KS8500 4K Seasonic SilentSnow 1050w Caselabs White SMA8 
Audio
Logitech Z-5500 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel i5 2500k MSI P67A-C43 EVGA 960 GTX G Skill 16gb 2400mhz 
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Samsung Evo 250 GB Coolermaster Hyper 212+ Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit Achieva Shimian 27 inch 
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