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I was attempting to backup my Windows and now the drive E door won't open. What can I do to open the drive door?

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I am assuming your Drive E: is your CD or DVD Drive. If so all you need is a small paper clip to open the drive door. Just open the paper clip up so its straight. Look at the front of your CD or DVD drive you will see a small pin hole opening on the front of the drive. Push the straight end of the paper clip into that hole and push on it firmly it will contact a switch and release the door. The door will pop open a bit and you can pull it out all the way. When you restart your computer the door should pull back in if not just give it a light push and it will close again for you.

I hope this helps you out, and if it does please leave me some feedback.

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