Does my external cd dvd burner need software Tags: Drivers DVD Burner CD-Rom Software Windows 7 Last response: May 3, 2012 2:26 AM in Windows 7 Share naynay15236 May 3, 2012 1:39:57 AM I purchased an external cd dvd burner off of ebay and it is not recognized on my computer do I need to get software? I don't see a brand name anywhere on here and am trying to burn a cd. More about : external dvd burner software jsc May 3, 2012 2:26:34 AM You should be able to do basic burning with only the OS. What do you mean "not recognized"? Does the OS find the drive and assign a drive letter? Can it read a commercial disk? If not, the drive might be defective. Try it in another computer. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Does my external cd dvd burner need software Forum External USB CD/DVD reader/burner? Forum External USB DVD/CD burner Forum Windows xp does not recognized by dvd cd reader burner Forum Need a Burner! CD, DVD, blu ray ALL OF THEM :D Forum Do External CD/DVD Drives (Read Only) Device install the XP software Program ? Forum Need help with CD-R/DVD-R burner Forum Got a DVD Burner; do I need my CD burner anymore? Forum Need CD/DVD burner HELP!!! Forum Need advise please on which DVD/CD burner to buy Forum SolvedIs dual layer DVD burning done through a D/L burner, or is it done through software? Forum Solvedinternal VS external DVD burner? Forum SolvedCD/DVD burner will not read any type of disk - ACER Aspire M5 Forum SolvedCD/DVD Burner in White Forum SolvedA good, cheap, fast, CD/DVD Burner and Reader. Forum SolvedNew build, how does a DVD burner work? Forum Solvedcd drive or dvd burner/drive Forum What format does my files on my external hard drive need to be to play on my portable DVD player Forum SolvedMy pc has a dvd burner. My laptop does not. Can I use my pc to make recovery disks from my laptop? Forum SolvedDoes anyone know where I can get a slim slot loading bluray/dvd burner for a evga hadron case? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !