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As for the CD/DVD drive, that's a bit more work. First, you'll need to push out the piece of plastic in the way where the CD/DVD drive is to go. Once you've taken out the plastic, slide in the CD/DVD drive from the outside, and push it inward. Once it's properly aligned, screw it in, and voalla!
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