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External DVD-rom

by chandwpl / November 30, 2004 7:12 AM PST

Hi all,

I would be most grateful if some1 could give me some advice, or point me in the right direction.

A student friend recently left the country and sold me his laptop. It;s an IBM X20.

Am looking to buy an external DVD-rom drive for it....actually, would prefer an external DVD-rom and CD-writer combi drive.

Any suggestions? I would of course, like to be able to alter the firmware so that the DVD drive takes all regions.

Many Thks,

rgds,


chandwpl

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Re: External DVD-rom
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / November 30, 2004 8:07 AM PST
In reply to: External DVD-rom

Given that requirement, you would find a DVDROM drive you can do that to, then put it in an USB/Firewire external case.

Bob

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Re: External DVD-rom
by chandwpl / December 1, 2004 7:16 AM PST
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Thks!

rgds,

chandwpl

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