if u have any idea what to do help. i have a dell inspiron E1505 and it came with a optical drive that wont burn DVDs. it had a CD-RW/DVD DRIVE MODEL: GCC-4244N. so i got the opitical drive from my toshiba laptop. my old one. it is a DVD-RAM drive Model # UJ -820 and it fits in the laptop and i blinks when i put it in except when i restart my computer is won't show up any ideas if u need more info tell me
You'll most likely need to get the software to install the driver to use it
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i have a dell

THERES your problem
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THERES your problem

That's what I was aiming for, but thanks for trimming the fat.
Your Dell laptop probably won't recognize the new hardware (happens with most pre-built systems).

You'd better get a new drive directly from Dell.