Having problems with your Dell Inspiron 2200 Notebook ?

Cannot play dvds or cds

\015 Ive just bought a secondhand inspiron 2200 and inserted dvds cds and each time its refusing to play how do i solve this\015

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To remove the player turn your laptop upside down and locate a padlock symbol embossed on the plastic. Remove the screw next to it and use a pointed object to press down on the void created by the removal of the screw. Now eject your loading tray and pull out. The whole drive itself should follow once the tray has been fully extended or....
To replace the player I purchased a external optical drive from amazon and it cost 20 pounds for a basic CD reader otherwise a 40 pounds one can also be purchased with higher specs www.amazon.co.uk/Inspiron-Portable-External-Optical-Drive
To reboot my computer i had to remove the inbuilt player in order for the computer to pick up my external cd player.
i have spent many hours on this particular dell inspiron 2200laptop so feel free to ask
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