Would this TOSHIBA made external CD-RW/DVD USB 2.0 Drive work with IBM Thinkpad X31? (Urgent)

I want to buy an external CD-RW/DVD Drive on eBay but I'm not sure if it would work with my Thinkpad X31 laptop.

Only 6 hours left on the auction. Here is its link http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&rd=1&item=6704719737

It says, this drive is compatible with TOSHIBA laptops and tablet pcs, but i don't know if that's exclusive. help is very much appreciated.
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WakeupConnect With a Mentor Specialist 1Commented:

should be fine.  Read here:

Compatible Models:    Designed with Toshiba notebooks however will function with any notebook or tablet PC with USB 2.0/1.1 running Windows 2000,XP Home, XP Professional, or XP Tablet Edition.
WakeupSpecialist 1Commented:
as you stated the auction says toshiba, however if it connects via USB, and if the cable that comes with the drive is for a standard USB Connection, then you should be fine.  

You can buy any USB drive it will work fine on your laptop. Does not have to be toshiba. I suggest while your buying it get a DVD Burner they burn DVDs and cds.
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Your laptop supposts USB 2.0 and 1.1 I suggest getting a 2.0 burner it will be 40X faster the usb interface. But any USB 1.1 or 2.0 Drive will work perfect.
The answer is simply 'Yes'...
USB 2.0 devices would work properly on USB 1.0 devices as 'Wakeup' suggested.

I agree any usb drive should work as long as you have a usb port on your computer. Here is a Ebay link I saw for a new drive. There is two drives offered for a lower start price. Seller has lower feed back, but 100%.
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