Open or close the CD drive

Description :


We can open and close the tray of the CD drive of the system.

Following are the namespaces


using System.Runtime.InteropServices;
using System.Text;


Following is the DLL import part.

[DllImport("winmm.dll", EntryPoint="mciSendStringA", CharSet=CharSet.Ansi)]
protected static extern int MymciSendString
(string mciCommand,
StringBuilder returnValue,
int returnLength,
IntPtr callback);



Following is the code part to open and close the CD drive

public static void Main( )
{
int result = MymciSendString
("open the door ", null, 0, IntPtr.Zero);
result = MymciSendString ("close the door",
null, 0, IntPtr.Zero);
}



By
Nathan


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