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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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Anatolii
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel i7 6900K@4.4ghz Gigabyte X99 Designare EX EVGA 1080 Ti FE GSkill TridentZ 64GB DDR4 3200mhz 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
Samsung 840 EVO 500gb Samsung 950 Pro 512GB Samsung 850 EVO 1TB Mushkin Reactor 1TB 
CoolingOSMonitorPower
EK/Bitpower Custom Loop Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bits Samsung 55KS8500 4K Seasonic SilentSnow 1050w 
CaseAudio
Caselabs White SMA8 Logitech Z-5500 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel i5 4690T ASRock Anniversary Z97 EVGA 1070 GTX Superclocked G Skill 16gb 2400mhz 
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