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Hello my name is Jodi Butler and I bought an Acer M1100 sometime in June 2008. My CD / DVD ROM has quit working. When I run a test on it the computer tells me the device is working properly, but it wont read any cd or dvd's.

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Ok, have you tried reinstalling the drivers for your CD/DVD ROM? After reinstalling reboot the system if this doesn't work chances are it could be a hardware problem.

Hope this helps:)

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