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Parallels Desktop 8 with Apple Superdrive question

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Oct 31, 2012 5:34 AM

I am planning on getting one of the new iMac's early next year.


Now, the new iMac's do not have an optical drive (like the Macbook Air, Macbook Pro Retina Display). I'm planning on getting the Apple Superdrive and also I'm going to be purchasing Windows 7 and Parallels Desktop 8 to install on my iMac.


I know it isn't possible to try it with the new iMac's yet, but I was wondering if anyone has tried or knows if its possible to use the Apple Superdrive with the Macbook Air Macbook Pro Retina Display when running Windows 7, basically does the Apple Superdrive show up in Windows 7 and are you able to read, burn CD's, DVD's in Windows 7 with the Apple Superdrive?


Thanks in advance.

Windows Vista, iPad (3rd Gen) 32GB iPhone 5 32GB

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