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. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumDoes my external cd dvd burner need software ForumExternal USB CD/DVD reader/ burner ? ForumDVD Burner...CD working, DVD not ForumCD/DVD burner ideas ForumUSB 2 + external burner problem Forumexternal nec 3500 dvd 16x burner is not recognzied Forum2 DVD Burner or 1 and a CD Burner & what about SATA ForumHave not found a SATA DVD Burner that works.. ForumWhat kind of CD burner should I get? ForumCd -rom and dvd burner disapered ForumDell won't write to DVD burner in ADS Pyro firewire case ForumTwo Layers DVD Burner ? ForumWhich DVD burner do u recommend? ForumNeed to replace IDE DVD Burner with SATA Forumhow much power does a DVD burner require? ForumDownload a free cd burner for a toshiba laptop Forum[Solved] [Solved] Windows 7 ultimate product key free download ForumWin 7 does not see ssd on new build and will not install Forum[Solved] I need activation key for window 7 product id:00426-292-0000007-85755 ForumSoftware More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !