My cd burner is not registering

when i try to burn cds from any program it says i need to conect a burner. I have NEC 2100ad burner. any thoughts

More info on your hardware, OS, etc.

I have windows xp on a dell dimension 8300. My i-tunes also says it needs regestry codes for the burner.
Those other things on your list i dont know what they are.

More info…Motherboard, chipset, how old is the system…etc

I dont know how to get that info:o:o

Stop spamming!