Email Required, but never shown. Sign up or log in Sign up using Google. Windows 7 on a Dell Latitude E There should be a small hole in the CD drive cover near the eject button. Reset Post Submit Post. Though I doubt this helps, sometimes small plastic pieces cause larger electronic devices to be useless. I just got this used computer yesterday after I bought last Friday.

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6e410 Nikolov 11 1. You should copy the important part from the article, not just simply paste a link. It would seem that a part of the electronic eject is not working properly or retracting enough to release the drive tray.

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Hard to say without looking at it, there are so many configurations for this stuff. Does it sound like it is trying to open, or does the tray move just a bit? Reset Post Submit Post. My Ccdrom Nitro 5 is dead I did what you adviced but Sign up using Facebook.


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I am not extremely familiar with the inner workings of laptop eject button mechanics cxrom I can’t really be too specific other than to say that a replacement drive probably wouldn’t be too expensive if the manual ejection process is too cumbersome. I wander if there’s another trick on how to open this drive.

Sounds like something is misaligned or broken.

It seems it’s like a “safe”. Look at the edge of the tray – do you see a little pinhole?

But none the less they are fairly easy to replace and they are not worth messing around with. How can I stop this? Track this discussion and email me when there are updates. It may also just finish breaking it for you.

It could be jammed. Yes, it sound like it is trying to open but the tray doesn’t move a bit. Super User works best with JavaScript enabled. Post Your Answer Discard By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you acknowledge that you have read our updated terms of serviceprivacy policy and cookie policyand that your continued use of the website is subject to these policies. Though I doubt this helps, sometimes small plastic pieces cause larger electronic devices to be useless. Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered.


With the whole unit out, open and close the door, looking for the hangup. Otherwise, most shops will just tell you to get a new drive.

I tried ejecting it from the “My Computer”, still doesn’t open. Any comments and advice, as soon as possible, will be appreciated. This conversation is currently closed to new comments. Otherwise, the mechanism may be broken or the motor fried. Yes, I did that, it opened.

Please remember to be considerate of other members. All submitted content is subject to our Terms Of Use. You can also check the manufacturer’s website for possible info. Oh this is such a hassle, small thing but doesn’t open or close.