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dimension cd/dvd drives compatible with vostro?

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by hz2525, Mar 29, 2008.

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  1. hz2525

    hz2525 Thread Starter

    Mar 29, 2008
    Hi, I own a dimension 4550 and I'm looking to buy a vostro 200. Can I remove the dvd drives from my dimension and put them in the vostro, ie, are they compatible? Thanks!
  2. JohnWill

    JohnWill Retired Moderator

    Oct 19, 2002
    If these are both desktops, it's 99% sure they're compatible. You can check the make/model of the optical drives to be sure.
  3. Rich-M


    May 3, 2006
    I think the issue may be more the OS than the unit as Vista has some issues with older drives XP does not and you haven't said Vostro with which OS.
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