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How do you remove the dvd slot drive from Gateway M505

\015 I can't figure out how to remove the slot drive cdrw-dvdrom from my Gateway M505\015

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The optical drive bay screw was hidden by a plastic cover on my Gateway M505B2. It was the ONLY screw on the computer that was hidden, so I missed it and broke off the faceplate of the CD/DVD drive when trying to remove the drive. (Grrrrrrr...) So finding the link for the correct procedure was most welcome. (I carefully glued the faceplate back onto the drive...)
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