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Trying to take off the dvd drive, can you help?

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If you mean that you're manually trying to remove the battery then you will have to remove the keyboard for that. Just did it the other day on a client's notebook of 3000 series. There's one screw holding the dvd drive in place which you will see as soon as you raise the keyboard.

Posted on May 21, 2008

  • weisey9 May 21, 2008

    I meant manually trying to remove the dvd drive sorry, just got off the phone with that client with a 3000 series. Was thinking about the battery when I was typing.

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