Using the Emergency Manual Eject Bar
The emergency manual eject bar at the bottom panel of the drive allows
you to manually open the top cover and remove a disc from the drive in
the following instances:
supply of power to the computer is cut due to electrical power outage
the drive malfunctions
Follow these steps to manually open the top cover of the drive using the
emergency manual eject bar.
1. Lift the slim CD-RW/DVD-ROM drive and place upside down to expose
the bottom of the drive. Press the manual eject bar, located as labeled.
2. Open the top cover and carefully remove the disc.
Use the manual method only as a last resort when the
open/stop button does not work. Make sure that you have
turned off your CD-RW/DVD-ROM drive before manually
opening the top cover of the drive.
ASUS SCB-2408-D User Manual