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CD stuck inside the laptop, not in the CD/drive

I loaded a CD in the CD drive that was apparently not seated correctly. When I went to eject the CD there was nothing in the drive. The CD is stuck inside the laptop. How do I get it out? What do I need to do to remove parts to remove the CD?
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If the CD is just a "copy" that can be re-created, then:
1. power OFF laptop
2. straighten-out on end of a paper clip
3. locate the tiny hole on the CD drive
4. push the stylus (the straightened-out paperclip) STRAIGHT into the hole with a strong push.
5. The stylus may need to be longer or stronger.

This always works...


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Under the laptop remove a screw or 2 and you should be able to remove the cd rom.
download the manual to your laptop here, to be on the safe side

Posted on Sep 04, 2009

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