Satellite A50-108: how to remove the CD/DVD drive?

I want to update my CD - RW drive for a dvd burner, but can't get the old drive of the laptop.
I removed the screw on the underside of the laptop, but it won't come out.

Do we know if there is any other screws received a way to remove the drive of any help greatly.

Post edited by: na206

Hello

It's very strange that you can not remove the optical drive as DVD - ROM drive Assembly is secured with just a screw on the underside. If the screw is removed, you just pull all of the DVD-ROM drive.

There is no other screws.

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