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When I try to access my D Drive I recieve the following message"D is not accessible the device is not ready. I tried to reload the device driver but it wouldn;t load.
also my door will only open sometimes. Please help it is driving me crazy.
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bw31367,

If the CDROM door is not opening, then the drive is going bad.  Swap it out with a known good CDROM drive.
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Go to Device Manager (control panel > system)

And delete the drive then reboot and let windows reinstall it
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