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    Mar 26, 2009
    Portable DVD writer
    I would like to buy a portable DVD writer for my MacBook Pro, can anyone recommend one? Just for you to understand, ideally I would love something like the MacBook Air Superdrive (only, it should work on any laptop....)
    I have seen a similar thread in this forum, but this is a bit different as I need it portable.
    Thanks in advance for any suggestion.



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    May 18, 2008
    Amberley, Canterbury, New Zealand
    MacMini 4.1, OS 10.11 and 10.6; Macbook Pro 8.2, OS 10.12, MacBook 4.1, OS 10.6.8
    Do you need firewire? If not, you can use a 'bare' optical drive (cheap) connected to either a Mac or Win computer via a ATA-USB2 adaptor kit (also cheap). The only negatives of that are lugging the cables about - but a small carry bag would suffice - and having access to a power supply.

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