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Removal of CD/DVD drive

There is no activity with the CD/DVD drive. It will not open and does not show any lights. Suspect the plug may have fallen out/become loose inside the laptop as it fell off a table.

How do you remove the drive to fix this? It is an Acer 4020 Travelmate Series Laptop

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If the dvd icon is not present on my computer and if there is an exclamation mark on the device manager under dvd drive, then check this link for resolution.

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/929461

i hope this helps you.

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