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    edkor Posts: 1, Reputation: 1
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    Jan 25, 2009, 02:28 PM
    CD drive opens
    My CD drive on a dell laptop keeps opening up very erratically. No disk in it. Just keeps popping open usually every minute or so. Any ideas?
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    retsoksirhc Posts: 912, Reputation: 71
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    Jan 25, 2009, 06:06 PM

    I can't really think of any specific reason for it happening, other than a possible virus infection. Make sure your antivirus software is up to date, and do a scan. If you don't have antivirus, or yours is out of date and can't be updated, use the free online scan here:
    Trend Micro HouseCall - Free Online Virus and Spyware Scan - Trend Micro USA

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