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A505-driver ate my cd

Placed cd into driver, after use opened & cd was gone, like magic

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Did the CD jam/float around inside the laptop?

Posted on Feb 14, 2013

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    hvcmn13 Feb 14, 2013

    the cd is inside the laptop, somewhere ?

  • hvcmn13
    hvcmn13 Feb 14, 2013

    any answers

  •  NAVA
    NAVA Feb 14, 2013

    Shutdown the laptop. Shake it up and down to see if there's any sound of a floating CD disc inside. If not, then I would keep feeding another CD and another ...and see how many could it take before it chokes! Anything that has mass, occupied space!

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    hvcmn13 Feb 15, 2013

    thanks, ah

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