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 My iomega external DVD drive not recognized Forum EXTERNAL DVD DRIVE NOT RECOGNIZED BY MY HP LAPTPO Forum External dvd drive not recognized windows xp Forum External DVD burner not recognized by Windows Forum DVD drive not recognized in bios, no OS Forum SSD recognized as SCSI external drive Forum Windows 7 install problem with external dvd drive . Forum external drive no longer recognized Forum Cd and dvd drives not recognized by computer Forum Installing mobo drivers from external dvd drive Forum Disc unrecognizable external dvd drive Forum Installing windows with an external dvd burner? Forum Motherboard not recognizing DVD drive Forum Dvd is not recognized in F12 menu; cannot repair OS Forum Laptop memory question Forum Cd drive wont open Forum Adding a SSD to a laptop while keeping original drive Forum High Capacity Laptop Drive Forum I have a lg dvd/cd ron drive for a del laptop Forum New hard drive not recognized Forum More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !