cd-rom failure

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ok. my cd-rom drive isnt working. it shows up in the bios as enabled. i checked the hardware manager and it says its working properly. its being detected but when i put a cd in it the cd doesnt load up and the light dont come on. any suggestions?
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Have another drive you can swap in?
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Could be a bad powersupply cable on the cd-rom, possibly a bad flat ribbon cable. I had one going bad on my fiance computer one time, it did all kinds of weird stuff.

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