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The drive is not being recognised by the laptop - the yellow light on the outside casing of the drvie is constantly on, the eject button will not work and can only be opened by inserting a paperclip in the release hole. If a CD is inserted it is not recognised When starting up the computer takes a couple of minutes to automatically open up XP - but when the DVD drive is removed it goes straight into XP

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The drive is bad and needs to be replaced. The latency you experience in loading XP when the drive is connected is because the computer is attempting to recognize the drive and it cannot.

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