My external dvd drive is not recognized Tags: Laptops DVD Drives Samsung Last response: May 29, 2010 6:45 AM in Laptops & Notebooks Share Anonymous a b D Laptop a b Ô Samsung May 27, 2010 2:52:23 PM Hello, I ve a samsung N148 laptop. I want to reinstall the os. It doesnt ve an internal dvd drive. So i m using external dvd drive. My external dvd drive is not recognized in tat laptop. It is not even recognized n my dell too. Help me with this!!! More about : external dvd drive recognized buwish a b D Laptop a b Ô Samsung May 29, 2010 6:45:03 AM Is the drive brand new? If it is, I'd return it and buy another one (different brand if possible). If not, try re-installing the drivers via the drive maker's support site. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumMy iomega external DVD drive not recognized ForumEXTERNAL DVD DRIVE NOT RECOGNIZED BY MY HP LAPTPO ForumExternal dvd drive not recognized windows xp ForumExternal DVD burner not recognized by Windows ForumDVD drive not recognized in bios, no OS ForumSSD recognized as SCSI external drive ForumWindows 7 install problem with external dvd drive . Forumexternal drive no longer recognized ForumCd and dvd drives not recognized by computer ForumInstalling mobo drivers from external dvd drive ForumDisc unrecognizable external dvd drive ForumInstalling windows with an external dvd burner? ForumMotherboard not recognizing DVD drive ForumDvd is not recognized in F12 menu; cannot repair OS ForumLaptop memory question ForumCd drive wont open ForumAdding a SSD to a laptop while keeping original drive ForumHigh Capacity Laptop Drive ForumI have a lg dvd/cd ron drive for a del laptop ForumNew hard drive not recognized More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !