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computer CD/CDR use as a simple CD player?
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Old 7th November 2007, 01:36 AM   #1
gychang is offline gychang  United States
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Default computer CD/CDR use as a simple CD player?

I can't seem to find the thread..., apologize in advance.

I have 2 CD/CDR that has been retired from desktop PC duties, and wonder how difficult it is to mod to use as a simple CD player.


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Old 7th November 2007, 07:29 AM   #2
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Old 9th November 2007, 12:35 AM   #3
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The easiest kind is one that already has a "play" button on the front panel. If you're the kind of person that just puts a disc in and plays it all the way through, that's all you need. Most of 'em have S/PDIF digital out, too. To power it, pick up an old external SCSI case, which will get you a nice (if off-white computer beige can be described as "nice") case and power supply.
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