Having problems with your Acer Aspire 5100 Notebook ?
Acer 5100 laptop dvd tray isn't opening
\015 I'm not sure if it's an overheating problem as the laptop was on my legs. I heard this series overheats quicker than other top laptop manufacturers. Please help me!!!\015
You may be absolutely correct about the heat issue. As a backup plan be aware that there is a small hole next to the tray which will accept the tip of a straightened out paper clip. Just slide it in a wee bit and the drawer will open manually.
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