Question about Acer Veriton 6900 PC Desktop

1 Answer

How do I remove the optical drive from an Acer6900. I slide the green slider to the rear and the drive will slide back about an inch. It will move no further. I can't see any obstruction, but something solid is stopping the removal

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Vice President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 100 times.

  • Expert
  • 380 Answers

You may need to remove the front bezel before taking the drive from the bay. there are screws that latch the drive into place, and they are likely hitting the bezel on the way out. Most bezels pop off easily. You should consult Acer tech support for details.

Posted on Oct 01, 2009

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

How do i remove this DVD Drive in a Dell XPS 8300


Open the case, press the green slider at the side of the Optical drive, and slide it out the front. You may need to remove the front to do this, I don't remember the details it's been so long. In fact, their may be a green button to press at the very top to "pop" off the front. So many models, so many variations.....sigh.

Jul 14, 2014 | Computers & Internet

1 Answer

I have a Lenovo Y650 4185-55U ptop and need instructions on how to open it so I can replace the dvd drive.


Flip pc over. There will be one screw not part of a plate. About an inch in front of the battery and about 4 inches from where you would put in a DVD. Only one screw holds the DVD in. Unscrew it and gently slide the optical drive out. If the optical drive does not move with some gentle prying with finger nails or a plastic tool, you did not loosen the correct screw.

Mar 26, 2014 | Lenovo IdeaPad Y650 418534U Laptop Charger...

2 Answers

Compaq Presario s5100nx - remove green faceplate


These are not meant to be removed they clip down the screw so that it cannot move back and forth. You have to remove the front cover and slide out the devices by lifting the tabs on top of the screws so it can slide out and slide in and lock again. John

Apr 20, 2012 | Compaq Computers & Internet

1 Answer

How do i replace the bushing on the slider door


1. Remove sliding door trim panel , watershield, and access hole cover plates.
2. Unlatch pizza sliding door.

3. Remove latch actuator rod retainer from center door retainer hole.

4. Disconnect pizza rear door latch actuator rod from pizza remote control assembly by opening pizza clip.

5. Open pizza door sufficiently to gain access to pizza three bolts attaching pizza rear latch to pizza sliding door. Remove bolts.

6. Remove pizza sliding door rear latch with pizza remote control actuator rod attached to pizza latch, from pizza sliding door.-------------
First you need to get the right tools for the job and the right parts to fix the problem.There is a hinge pin in both the upper and lower hinges and four brass bushings and there is two different size bushings in each hinge and also two hinge pin retaining washers.as for the tools you need a spring compressor,jack,hammer,punch. First open the door all the way,put jack under door,I like to use a 2by4 board on top of the jack to help spread the wieght of the door out a little,next if the door has a wireing harness in the jamp loosen the rubber insulation form both the door and the body this gives a couble of inches of slack in the wireing.Next use the spring compressor to remove the spring,then use the punch and hammer to drive out the pins.it is very hard to get them to move an first but gets easyer as they start to move.I would recomend having a helper to hold the door upright as it will fall when the pin is removed from the hinge.Onece the pins are out move the door and jack away from the body to gain more axcess room the replace the bushings,two in the door side and two in the body side,then slide door and jack back and align hinge holes and install new pins. I allways grease the bushing and pins before installing.Drive the new pins all the way flush with the hinge and install the retainers.Reinstall the spring and reattach the wireing insulation. ------- Open the door so it is directly above the bench. Observe how all the fasteners, be they bolts or pins with bushings, are aligned. Generally, the bolts and pins point toward the center of the hinge from the top or bottom, The bolts and bushings are on the body-side bracket for the upper bracket and the door bracket for the lower one. This will help. Thanks please keep updated. please do rate the solution positively .thank you for using fixya

Apr 01, 2010 | Mercury Villager Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

How do you remove just the rear sliding window on 06' F150


cables have come loose from sliders on rear window, would like to fix myself, HELP

Jun 15, 2009 | 2006 Ford F-150

1 Answer

Replace cdr-rw drive


Open the side of the mac. The optical drive caddy is held by 2 screws.One is on the lower edge of the caddy approx. 2/3 of the way towards the rear end. The second is at the top of the caddy fixing into the front of the case. Remove the rear cover plate from the caddy by sliding it towards you. Slide the caddy towards the rear of the computer, this will then allow you to remove the cables from the drive and remove the caddy from the computer. Remove the 4 mounting screws from the optical drive (2 on each side) and remove the drive by sliding it out forwards. Replacement is a reverse of the above procedure.

Jun 09, 2009 | Apple Power Mac G4 Desktop

1 Answer

OPTICAL RAILS


you will need to open up the side panel, and then remove the screws, or use the slider to open that..then the cd or dvd will slide out the front through the slot..you will need to disconnect the connection cable and power connector in back, before it releases.

Nov 21, 2008 | Gateway 310 S PC Desktop

Not finding what you are looking for?
Acer Veriton 6900 PC Desktop Logo

Related Topics:

62 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Acer Computers & Internet Experts

Les Dickinson
Les Dickinson

Level 3 Expert

18394 Answers

Mohammed Ebrahim M
Mohammed Ebrahim M

Level 3 Expert

633 Answers

Steve Sweetleaf
Steve Sweetleaf

Level 3 Expert

1144 Answers

Are you an Acer Computer and Internet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...