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Introduction

This guide will show you how to remove the CD-Rom Drive and replace it with a properly functioning one.

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  1. Remove the battery from the bottom of the laptop.
    • Remove the battery from the bottom of the laptop.

    • Please click on the following link for further instruction on how to remove the battery. Dell Inspiron 9100 Battery Replacement

    • It is important to remove the battery so that you will not be electrocuted while working with the computer's hardware.

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  3. Locate and remove the screw that secures the CD-Rom Drive.
    • Locate and remove the screw that secures the CD-Rom Drive.

  4. Push the button on the lower right hand side of the CD-Rom drive component. The button should pop out. Then pull out the CD-Rom Drive from there.
    • Push the button on the lower right hand side of the CD-Rom drive component.

    • The button should pop out.

    • Then pull out the CD-Rom Drive from there.

Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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cuando estoy trabajando la unidad de cd expulsa el disco

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