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As Apple's more recent laptops (and even the iMac now, sadly) are moving away from internal DVD drives, to use CD/DVDs you must buy an external DVD drive, that plugs into a USB port. But if you need to use it for multiple computers, it can become a problem.

Could you plug the USB DVD drive into the USB port on the back of a Time Capsule or an AirPort Extreme (which both support external hard drives) and access the disk inside it over the network?

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