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Iomega REV drive appears as a CD drive to the OS

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I have a Dell PowerEdge SC430 with Windows Server 2003 installed. I installed a REV 70 internal IDE drive and loaded the drivers and utilities for it. The OS treats it as a read-only CD drive. The Iomega format utility fails if I try to format a REV disk. Disks with something on them can be seen, but I can't copy anything to the drive.
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tdukie13 earned 500 total points
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Hi,
Have you tried downloading updated drives from the Iomega site?

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T
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I downloaded and installed the latest iomega REV system software and flashed the drive firmware, as well. After a restart, that did the trick.
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