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I purchased a LiteOn internal 18x dvd-rom drive for my emachines computer when the original died. I tried putting the disk to set up the operating program in the drive, and it will open and close and that's it. Can you advise?

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Is there a button in front of the drive (like a drive bay cover) if so the drive could be pused to far forward if not it could be that there is something stuck in the drive so it is not registering that it has closed properly. See if it does it outside of the system if it does and its still in warranty take it back :)

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