Query failed: connection to localhost:9312 failed (errno=111, msg=Connection refused). Replace CD-RW in G4 tower - Current Mac Hardware Discussions on AppleInsider Forums Toggle navigation All Forums Recent Posts Sign In Replace CD-RW in G4 tower drumbug1 Posted: November 9, 2004 11:00AM in Current Mac Hardware edited January 2014 Can I use any brand of IDE CD-RW drive in a G4 Tower, or will I run into driver issues? Comments Reply 1 of 1 mslifkin Posts: 66member November 9, 2004 1:21PM As far as I know, you should be able to use any IDE CD-RW. Where it gets complicated is if you want to add/replace a DVD-RW (Superdrive). They would have to be a certain brand to be recognized as a Superdrive (and work with iDVD). Hope this helps.Marc Sign In or Register to comment.