Not to tecky on this but below is the spec.
Was gonna use it with Audiograbber to make copys of my CDG,s.
My old & i mean old drives will recognise then and rip the music, but not the graphics.
With all that spec should at least re coginise it has a disc in.
ATAPI/E-IDE Half-Height internal DVD+R / DVD+RW / DVD-R / DVD-RW / DVD+R DL / DVD-R DL / DVD-RAM / DVD-ROM / CD-R/ CD-RW / CD-ROM combination drive;
Support Double Layer DVD+/- R9 Recording Function;
SMART-BURN avoiding Buffer Under Run error, Automatically adjusting writing strategy & running OPC to provide the best burning quality;
SMART-X function adjusts CD-DA / VCD / DVD data extraction to a fastest allowable speed according to both data request rate from host and disk quality;
SMART-WRITE: Through drive’s self-learning function, automatically detect and decide the optimal write strategy of DVD recordable media (DVD+R & DVD-R) for the best write quality;
ABS system reduces vibration and noise during recording and reading;
Support Fixed Packet, Variable Packet, TAO, SAO, DAO, Random Access time, Incremental, sequential recording, restricted overwrite, Layer Jump recording, Raw Mode Burning & Over-Burn;
DVD read compliant: DVD single/dual layer (PTP/OTP), DVD-R(3.9GB/4.7GB), DVD-R multi-borders, DVD-RAM, DVD+R, DVD+R multi-sessions, DVD-RW, and DVD+RW;
CD read compliant: CD-DA, CD-ROM, CD-ROM/XA, Photo-CD, Multi-session, Karaoke-CD Video-CD, CD-I FMV, CD Extra, CD Plus, CD-R, and CD-RW;
Support both 8cm and 12cm disc of CD and DVD family;
Conform to Orange Book: Part 2 CD-R Volume 1, Part 2 CD-R Volume 2 Multi Speed, Part 3 CD-RW Volume 1 (1x, 2x, and 4x), Part 3 CD-RW Volume2: High Speed, Part 3 CD-RW Volume 3: Ultra Speed. Support Fixed packet, Variable packet, Disc-at-once, Session-at-once and Track-at-once;
Supported transfer mode: PIO mode 4, DMA mode 2 and Ultra DMA mode 4.