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ASPIRE 5100 DVD DRIVE WONT WORK ICON DISAPEARD ON MY COMPUTER

\015 I have a problem with my aspire 5100 the dvd icon disapeard from my computer and it doesnt work the tray opens an closes but it just wont work.Please help\015

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You may want to go to the device manager by right clicking on My Computer and selecting properties. Then select the hardware tab. The device manager will list the categories of the installed hardware. Click on the DVD\\C-ROM drives tab and see if it is listed. If it is, then you can uninstall it and then let windows reinstall the drive. If it is not, you may want to try to boot from a windows install CD. If it boots from a CD then most likely it is a driver issue and you may need to reinstall windows. If it will not boot from a CD then the drive may be dead.
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