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I SEE THE HOLE ON THE CD DRIVE DRAW. DO I TURN THE COMPUTER OFF? LEAVE IT ON AND PUT THE PAPER CLIP IN THE HOLE? WILL IT CAUSE ELECTRICITY RUN THRU THE PIN?

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Its ok to put paper clip into the hole to release the drive when it is on

but if are worried about then may be better to turn it off ist

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