tray drive

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tray drive

A type of drive that uses a flat tray to hold the media. The tray is ejected from the drive for media placement and retracted for playing (reading). CD and CD-ROM drives are common examples of tray drives. Contrast with feed drive and caddy drive.
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Simply place your record (33.3, 45 or 78rpm) onto the turntable, cassette into the tape player, CD into the CD tray (for copying CDs), or connect via the 'Aux in' socket any other external source (e.g.
Much to my father-in-law's disgust, I was the only under-30 who derived pleasure from owning a Volvo (it did boast a cassette player as well as a CD tray, enabling me to cling on to the Very Best of Richard Marx for a little while longer) and actually used it in public.
First, the CD tray kept popping out indiscriminately, like an over-excitable cupholder.
Direct-CD printing support is provided for EPSON Stylus Photo printers that come with a CD tray for Direct-CD printing (the EPSON Stylus Photo 960, 900, R200, R300/R300M and R800).
The mini-CD might give you trouble if your CD drive isn't laterally positioned because mini-CDs have to fit into the center of the CD tray. The software installs easily and has versions for several types of devices.
The only real drawback to this printer is that to print CD and DVD labels you need about two feet of space behind the printer for the CD tray. At $199, the printer is a good value.
Loaded in the CD tray of a PC, the disk allows viewers to proceed to a specific product line or browse through the company's official federal supply catalog.
The small button on the front of the CD-150B will rouse the player from standby, open the drawer, then close it and put the unit into "Play." If you press and hold the button for two seconds while the unit is operating, the CD tray will open.
One light tap on the front of the One Touch and it slides silently open to reveal a CD tray with capacity for up to 60 discs.
Press the bumper and out pops the CD tray. Or go round to the boot to find a USB port for linking other music gizmos.
Leave an audio CD in the CD tray when you shut down and you can wake up to your favourite sounds.
The units have JVC's Compu Play, which turns on the entire system when just one component is turned on, and a single-disc CD tray. A multifunction remote is supplied and both units carry a suggested retail of $379.95.