This article is from the CD-Recordable FAQ, by Andy McFadden (firstname.lastname@example.org) with numerous contributions by others.
When in doubt, read the manual. If a tech support phone number is
included, call it. Read section (5-15) for information on IDE
configuration for a PC.
Yamaha has some interactive instructions for the PC on their site at
navigation is a little counter-intuitive, but it's okay once you
The book _CD and DVD Recording for Dummies_ by Mark L. Chambers has a
section on drive selection, installation, and troubleshooting. If you're
new to CD recording, the software tutorials may be helpful as well.