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Optical drive (slot) stuck

\015 My 1.42GHz iBook G4 (Winter 2006) optical drive won"t accept disks at all; eject or restart have no effect. What's up with that??\015

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You could try to fix this by uninstalling your dvd drive in device manager and then rebooting. this might fix your problems. windows will automatically reinstall the drive when the pc restarts. if you have corrupted files you could try clicking on START, then clicking RUN, typing the command SFC /SCANNOW in the box and pressing ok. this should repair any problems.
\015\012to uninstall the drive in device manager, right click on my computer, click properties. you will find device manager on the tab or listed on the left in vista. right click on your dvd-cdrom drive in the manager and uninstall.
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