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My DVD and Cds dont play on my acer 5101AWLMi laptop. I tink I need the original driver. cnlinton@gmail.com

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    C Neil Linton May 16, 2009

    The Acer Driver page does not have the driver for the DVDWR. Where can I get this?

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Hello
I hope that fixing the driver is able to resolve your problem. Below is a link to acer's driver download page:

http://us.acer.com/acer/service.do?LanguageISOCtxParam=en&miu10einu24.current.attN2B2F2EEF=3750&sp=page15e&ctx2.c2att1=25&miu10ekcond13.attN2B2F2EEF=3750&CountryISOCtxParam=US&ctx1g.c2att92=453&ctx1.att21k=1&CRC=2054404012


Select notebook>aspire>5100

Below the picture of the computer, select your operating system.
All of the original drivers are listed for your specific setup.

If this does not work, please comment and I can attempt to help you further, or you can repost to the forum.


Hope this helps and please remember to rate.
-Chris

Posted on May 14, 2009

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