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I cut the cable to my dvd drive in laptop ,how do

I have a copaq precario v5000, troubles opening my dvd,tried the little hole with paper clip didn't work. then i tried with butter knive to release, it worked but i cut the cable to my dvd drive in laptop ,how do i repair it.

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You will have to get a new one.
I did accendently did this when I was trying to fix the drive in my Dell Inspiron 2200.
What happened on mine:
1. Over time, my laptop's dvd drive was getting harder and harder to open.
2.One day it didn't open at all but the paperclip thingy didn't work, so I had to use my pen knife but that snapped the cable.
I had to get a new one from ebay.

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