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CD-ROM/DVD drive removal movie - ThinkPad R40e
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Before you begin

  1. Turn the machine off.
  2. Disconnect the AC adapter.
  3. Remove the main battery.
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  4. Remove the keyboard.
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CD-ROM/DVD installation movie

Text of the audio portion of this movie

To remove the CD-ROM drive:

  1. Remove the single screw.
  2. Slide the CD-ROM out of the drive bay by first pushing the L-shaped bracket near the screw location.

    There may be sharp objects next to the bracket inside the square opening, or under the metal cover.

  3. Complete removal of the drive from outside the system.
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