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My dvd drive is not working. The door seems to be

My dvd drive is not working. The door seems to be sticking out from the side of the case. A little more to the front than the back.

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It may not be seated in all the way. Go to Dell.com and find the manual for that laptop, figure out what screw holds the DVD drive in, loosen it, push the DVD drive in and re-tighten the screw. That should fix the sticking out issue. If it still doesn't work, it may be a firewall or driver issue.

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