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Old Nov 16, 2011, 01:25 PM   #1
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How to use my Mac's CD drive to install a CD onto my Windows PC?

I used the remote sharing thing for a friends MBA and it worked really well. And I can't use the Bu-ray drive in my gaming PC, so is their a way to use my macs cd drive on my PC?
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Old Nov 16, 2011, 01:46 PM   #2
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I used the remote sharing thing for a friends MBA and it worked really well. And I can't use the Bu-ray drive in my gaming PC, so is their a way to use my macs cd drive on my PC?
what exactly are you trying to do?

use the MBP as an external DVD drive for the PC?
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what exactly are you trying to do?

use the MBP as an external DVD drive for the PC?

Yup Stupid graphics card is too long and now I can't plug in my Blu-ray
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Old Nov 16, 2011, 02:40 PM   #4
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I know I can't use the DVD sharing with a PC, but I should be able to use file sharing... But my Mac doesn't show up in the network pane. Infact no computers show up in it.
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There must be some 3rd party program to do this? Because my PC just doesn't want to get along.

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If it is a data cd just dump the contents to a flash drive or something. Not sure if you have one available
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If it is a data cd just dump the contents to a flash drive or something. Not sure if you have one available
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Could I upload it to the internet or something? Or use a cable to connect the two computers?
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