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Windows 7: Broken Laptop DVD Drive

26 Dec 2009   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
Broken Laptop DVD Drive

Ok well my laptops dvd drive snaped in half is it possible to get a replacement?
my laptop model is acer 5315-2848
i know how to replace it but cant find the part number. or would it be better to just buy a external drive thanks!

best wishes deven

srry if this is in the wrong place

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26 Dec 2009   #2

Windows 7, 64 bit Home SP1, Win 8.1.1 Pro 64 bit

You should be able to use any "standard" laptop drive. Just make sure it's the correct type inteface (SATA or PATA).
My System SpecsSystem Spec
26 Dec 2009   #3


Look on Acers website for a part number... or replace with a generic drive *IF* the front end isn't specially rounded or sculpted to align to your notebook chassis
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