Cd rom drive

i took a cd drive out of one computer and put it in another one. it will play a cd but when i want to download an os cd the computer dosen't recoginze the cd drive. do i need to download drivers or is it something in the bios - teaching myself--please give me a clue thanks
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  1. Are you trying to get it to boot from an OS disk? For a clean install?
    Or are you trying to burn a new dvd/os disk?
  2. Newer Operating systems come on DVD's not CD's. Get a DVD drive.
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