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New DVD Drive won't open
Mar 3, 2013, 2:45 PM
Hello, I recently replaced my dvd/cd drive in my laptop and now no matter what I do it will not open. I was wondering what I can do to fix it. My laptop is a dv6-3012cl running windows 7.
Mar 3, 2013
Mar 3, 2013, 3:14 PM
the new one may be too tight
theres a tiny hole that you can put a paper clip or small pin/needle in to manually eject it
does the drive actually show up in windows?
Mar 3, 2013, 6:11 PM
yes it shows up in my computer. I have tried the paper clip trick and it still doesn't work.
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Mar 3, 2013, 7:00 PM
take it back out the laptop
then try to eject it with the paperclip
if it ejects ok then chances are the bezel/faceplate is a tiny bit too large and its stopping it ejecting
Mar 3, 2013, 8:07 PM
some drives are shipped with an shipping paper in the cd-rom try to keep the drive from being damaged in shipping...did you see if your drive had that shipping wedge in the drive??
Mar 3, 2013, 8:56 PM
Thanks for all the input i discovered it was a little large so i am getting it taken care of now. Thanks again everyone.
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