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new build not detecting dvd drive to install windows 7

Hi guys, i just built and eveything is working and good to go, but when i go to install windows 7 the computer does not detect the dvd drive. I went into advanced settings and only my hdd was listed. Please help!
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    Hi :)

    Put the dvd drive cable into ANOTHER sata port and check you connected a POWER cable as well...

    All the best Brett :)
  2. What is the brand and model of the motherboard and which SATA port do you have the DVD drive plugged into?
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