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I REFORMMATED THE LAPTOP (ACER ASPIRE 5610-4648) WITH INTERNAL RECOVERY OPTIONS. NOW MY DVD DRIVE DOES NOT SHOW AND DOES NOT WORK.

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I'm assuming the drive worked before the recovery. If this is the case, the drive might not have the right drivers. I know my Acer Travelmate doesn't always work 100% when I user the restore option. You might try going to Acer's webpage and downloading the latest driver software for your DVD. http://www.acerpanam.com/synapse/forms/portal20.cfm?website=AcerPanAm.com&siteid=7117&areaid=2&formid=3394

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