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CD/DVD burner tray won't open- unresponsive

I have home-brew PC running windows XP SP3, an Intel motherboard with a 2.5 GHz CPU, 1 Gbyte of RAM, several hard drives, and a Microadvantage model 16DDVDRW-A13 optical drive installed. The optical drive is unresponsive when I push the drive eject button or try the software eject on windows explorer. However, I know the drive works. I tried restarting the computer, but the drive still did not repond. Any suggestions?

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Can the Dell Latitude D610 run any of the following games: Age of Conan Star Trek Online Champions Online Aion


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