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CD/DVD combo no longer works:

I've had this Acer aspire 9410 for a while with no problems . Now when I try to look at a CD , DVD movie , write to either a CD or DVD I get a windows explorer box on the desktop that says " E:is not accesible " and "Incorrect function" Any ideas ?

Thanx, R.Ward .

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I recently had this problem and just replaced the Combo Drive with one I bought off eBay. However, my drive failed during a cd burn, and could still play dvd's, so I knew that it wasn't clearing the filters in the registry and other options found online.

I have an Acer Aspire 9410-4933 and it had a Sony Optiarc AD7530D EIDE drive, so I bought a new Lightscribe drive for $46.00 including shipping. I just had to take off the bracket from the old drive and put on the new drive. There is only one screw that holds the drive in and it is on the bottom of the case where there are to screws close to the RAM door, and it is the closer of the two screws to the battery. Don't forget the drive will come up against the end of the travel for the tray and not come out; you just need to continue to pull the drive to overcome the resistance of the connector to the motherboard.

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Yeah go to the device manager
start > right click on my computer > properties > hardware > device manager > under the cd/dvd drive option and than right click on the drive and uninstall it than go to the option that is ide/atapi and than uninstall the secondary channel and than restart the system that should work out ... if that doesnt work try updating the firmware and if that doesnt work try reinstalling windows that is if u do not have any important data to loose if u do change the drive

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