What is a computer optical drive?

Answer Optical drive is a blanket term for all drives that read or write to discs by way of lasers. These lasers "see" and read the tiny crevices and ridges on the surface of discs, which contain all of t... Read More »

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How to Install or Change a Computer's Optical Drive?

This guide is going to tell you how to change yor optical drive.

How to Program a Computer's Optical Drive Prank?

Programming languages such as BASIC, CPP, Python, etc can be used to program several pranks and sent to others' computer(s) for fun! This article will show you how to write a simple prank that'd co... Read More »

Can you have an optical drive and a floppy drive on the same pc?

You can install a floppy drive and an optical drive in the same PC, providing that the motherboard has the appropriate connections for both types of drives. Although floppy drives have become less ... Read More »

Is blu ray an optical drive?

Yes, a Blu-Ray device is an optical reader.CD's, DVD's, and Blu-Rays are called Optical Devices because the reader looks at the disks using light. The light is a laser.Just like a DVD, a Blu-Ray us... Read More »