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My cd drive won't open, I have already tried to put a paperclip in the hole and nothing happens...what can I do?

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With the power OFF repeat POWER OFF GENTLY insert the paper clip until the drive tray starts to move open make sure you are pushing clip in the right hole, and when the clip is inside make sure you feel it touch a button that you can apply a little pressure to so, wiggle the clip around until you feel it resting on a button then push it in, suppose to eject the cd tray

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