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In Windows 7 bootcamp, DVD does not appear, I need to open it with keyboard, and the Open/Close key on Apple keyboard is not working.

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I dont get it, sorry. What key are talking about? What do you mean by opening and closing your dvd? Im guessing you mean ejecting the disk (because that does require a key). –  kevin9794 Sep 4 '11 at 13:49
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Sorry that was not very clear, but there were two problems, 1) the DVD hardware was detected but had an error and was not usable, and 2) related likely to #1, was the fact that the "Open/Close" or Eject key on the Apple extended keyboard (to the immediate right of F12) would not force an eject. After a series of reboots in Windows and OS X, after reloading Boot Camp Assistant, it is available and working. Unfortunately, I am not positive which action resolved the issue. –  FloridaDave Sep 4 '11 at 18:04
    
@Florida Type up your answer and accept it when possible. –  daviesgeek Sep 4 '11 at 22:50
    
Good. Glad you solved your problem. :) –  kevin9794 Sep 5 '11 at 0:16
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