The cd/dvd drive doesn't have to be the same as dell put in.
but it does have limited compatibility. is there a bios update?
It used to be more of an issue in windows 95 and 98 and ME
Now, with everyone having broadband connections, you don't find as many...
go to control panel, open Internet Properties, tab to connections.
put a check in the "never dial a connection" properties box.
under that, click...
At least it's an easy fix :)
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