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DriveInfo and DriveType question

Arnold Layne
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DriveInfo info = new DriveInfo(drive);
        switch (info.DriveType)
        {
          case DriveType.CDRom:
            Console.WriteLine("CDROM drive");
            break;

Why does this code from a tutorial have "case DriveType.CdRom" instead of just "case CDRom"?

I thought that if info.DriveType is a property that returns a string, than it would return "CDRom". So why the leading DriveType in DriveType.CDRom?
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