Having problems with your Toshiba Satellite A200-0ET00X Notebook ?

Hey there , i have a 2 yr old toshiba a200 laptop and my dvd drive has stopped working . It just keeps spinning the disc around , is there a solution online to this or do i need to bring my machine to where i bought it from . Many thanks


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If you are unable to play any DVDs in that drive, then you will need to have the drive replaced. First make sure to try different DVDs in the drive to ensure that it is not a faulty DVD. If the drive is the issue, then you will need to purchase the part. The part is easily replacable.
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\015\012First go to a computer parts website such as Best Buy or purchase on Ebay.
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\015\012Below is one location to purchase the drive:
\015\012http://www.priorityelectronics.com/laptop-cdrw/toshiba-satellite.htm
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\015\012Once you purchase the drive, the instructions on how to remove and replace the drive are below:
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\015\012Look to the bottom of the laptop and you will see a screw where the DVD drive is located. towards the middle at the bottom of the laptop.
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\015\012Remove one screw securing the DVD drive and push it from the laptop with a screwdriver.
Remove the DVD drive.
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\015\012Once that drive is out, just push in the new drive, replace the screw, and you will be good.
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\015\012I hope this was helpful. If you are uncomfortable performing the steps listed above, please consult a local computer repair shop and make sure that the tech servicing your computer is certified technician.
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