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For a macbook air, would you recommend buying any non-apple usb optical drives - or should I only buy apple's usb superdrive?

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Any drive should work fine, but you might not get some features like CD sharing.

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what is CD sharing? thanks! – Faisal Vali Jun 26 '12 at 6:11
It's a feature where you can share your optical drive with other Macs that don't have an optical drive. See here: – bahamat Jun 26 '12 at 16:59

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