ANSWERS FOR DUMMIES Tags: Drivers Desktops CD-Rom Windows XP Last response: May 5, 2009 7:25 PM in Windows XP Share SANDY_32 May 2, 2009 11:27:17 AM I HAVE A DESKTOP , IT ONLY HAS THE ABILITY TO READ CD, IF I WANTED TO BUY AN EXTERNAL RW DVD THAT PLUGS IN WITH A USB, COULD I AND IT WORK?MY SYSTEM IS A WINDOWS XP VERSION More about : answers dummies n3f0ur May 2, 2009 1:29:48 PM Yes, perfectly so. But I would suggest you get a name brand. Not some generic with little to no driver support. However, write speed won't be as fast as an internal burner. If you're handy with computers, get an internal burner for $30. Post your specs with: http://www.cpuid.com/pcwizard.php 4Ryan6 May 5, 2009 7:25:41 PM And additionally make sure you have a minimum of 512mb system memory, 1g would be even better. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedMonitor Resolution for Dummies Forum Solvedmail rebate for dummies help Forum SolvedDrivers for Dummies? Forum SolvedHow to overclock i7 4770k with h100i for dummies Forum SolvedOC'ing EVGA 780 classified for dummies Forum How to use findstr for dummies...? Pulling my hair out right now. Forum SolvedOverclocking the E8400 for dummies Forum SolvedTessellation for Dummies Forum SolvedOverclocking for dummies! Forum SolvedUDK Basic Questions And Answers Forum SolvedInternet Security Suite for Dummies? Forum asus 4 way optimization over clocking for dummies? Forum SolvedI need some input and answers! Forum SolvedI can choose best answers for others ?! Forum SolvedAbout Badges / Best Answers Forum SolvedAny answers will help Forum SolvedI can pick answers in any thread as the solution Forum dell optiplex 755 graphics card for dummies... Forum riser and OMG's career advice thread for dummies Forum SolvedInexperienced Gaming PC builder looking for answers please. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !