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Virtual PC does not recognize host's CD-ROM

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I have MS Virtual PC 2007 installed, running XP Pro. While in the VM, the physical CD-ROM drive in the host machine is not visible. How do I get the VM to recognize the CD-ROM? Tks
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by:Lee W, MVP
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Capture it using the menu of the Virtual Machine.
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what does that mean?
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Lee W, MVP earned 1000 total points
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Sorry, I used the wrong terminology... I was going from memory.  See the attached image.  The CD menu, select "Use Physical Drive X:" where X: is whatever the drive letter of your CD drive is.
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