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Old 10-09-2005, 02:28 AM   #1 (permalink)
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The owners manual to my ProStar 3100C laptop states that a Cd- DVD-ROM that measures something like 12.77mm can replace the Cd -ROM. But, I can't seem to find a DVD-ROM for that exact model.

My questions are; are there any universal DVD-ROM's?

Do they just have to meet the requirments of the 12.77 measurment?
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Old 10-09-2005, 03:14 AM   #2 (permalink)
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chances are, this is a laptop drive, check this out

http://www.auspcmarket.com.au/show_i...ucts.php?input[category_id]=9
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Old 10-10-2005, 02:29 AM   #3 (permalink)
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I went to the site but it was only the home page of a pc supply store. I still have the same 2 questions though. Are they all pretty much universal for a laptop and if they are then is the size what you are trying to match up?
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i would contact who you boguht it form and see if you can buy it through there
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Does the manufacturer have a website or anything? Or does the owners manual provide contact info? Probably go that route like schulz269 said.
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Old 10-11-2005, 02:05 AM   #6 (permalink)
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several different companies market this exact laptop. Kapok, Clevo, Sagar and Prostar are some of them. The laptops are exactly the same from 1 company to the next. I've checked the company website for each one of them but none of them offer a DVD-ROM for sale.

The owners manual just states that a 12.7mm CD- DVD-ROM can replace the cd-rom. That makes me wonder if many of them are universal.
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