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T23 notebook 1.Is this computer compatible with Linksys wireless adaptor? 2. How can I replace my malfunctional CD/DVD-rom? Could I install a CD/DVD writer instead of a regular CD/DVD-rom?Thanks in advance for your help.

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Re: T23 notebook

Yes no problem.

Sure they made DVD writers for those - usually about $80-100.
If you just want a CD burner and DVD player they are only $40-$60.

You can easily eject the drive by hitting the release lever to the right of the CD drive.

The CDRW/DVD combo part numbers are 08K9820 22P6980 08K9818 or 13N6765

They have cdrw/dvd combos for $34 at brand new. I saw DVDrw drives for $70 on ebay -look for part numbers 08k9868, 08K9694, 08K9572, 08K9818, 08K9820, 08K9867, 22P9109, 22P7011, 22P6991, 08k9785, 27L4358, 08k9784, 27L4359

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