You'd think more people would have experienced it by now.Of course the MacBook uses a slot loading slimline drive, and while it's not overly difficult to change out, there are some Help Community Guidelines Discogs About Us Blog Shop App Jobs API Change Log Help Is Here Help & Support Forum Keyboard Shortcuts Join In Get Started Sign Up Contribute Add Release try it: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1379 compressed air is a good tip. These companies buy up excess inventory from repair shops, and will buy up uneconomical to repair units from retailers like Fry's and Best Buy, then break them down for their component Check This Out
Permalink 8.9k 639 rile3e over 7 years ago This post is hidden because you reported it for abuse. Last time I looked a new battery was about £100!!! :) Permalink 1.1k 6.7k 90 schtel over 7 years ago This post is hidden because you reported it for abuse. Thanks dude. Shut down the computer.2. https://discussions.apple.com/thread/5031507?tstart=0
Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - MacBook CD/DVD drive won't read discs by bhumika23 / December 7, 2009 4:56 PM PST In reply to: MacBook CD/DVD drive won't read I'd bet if you take a look around, replacing the optical drive in a Dell or HP laptop isn't all that much different in cost from Apple. Any ideas on what tests I can do, or re-install drivers etc? pls explain?
How to Insert Video MKV,MP4,MOV,FLV,WebM,MTS to Kingsoft(WPS) Presentation? Transcript The interactive transcript could not be loaded. cheers Permalink 1.1k 6.7k 90 schtel over 6 years ago This post is hidden because you reported it for abuse. Macbook Pro Won't Accept Disc I am on an Mac Pro using 10.6.4.
Hold the keys down until the computer restarts and you hear the startup sound for the second time.6. Imac Dvd Player Not Working i did lens cleaning and didn't work . And just bought a external cd drive from VICTECH on Amazon. https://www.discogs.com/group/thread/671186?page=1 If cleaning fails to fix the problem, you can replace the drive yourself.
It makes a clicking noise and rejects either after 10-15seconds of trying to read it. Imac Cd Drive Not Reading Permalink 3.3k 5.1k 475 jussumen over 7 years ago This post is hidden because you reported it for abuse. It can deliver crisp output video and quickest DVD ripping speed. This original one lasted 2 years, is that good or bad?
Just happened. http://www.applevis.com/forum/hardware-accessories/external-cd-drive-not-working-advice-please It had a couple of issues during the warranty as well, but for most parts caused by an incompetent service guy… (who got fired after he messed up my PB) cheers Apple External Cd Drive Not Working What I will say is that the DVD drive is not protected very well at all. Macbook Pro Cd Drive Not Reading DVD Player won't read DVD contents (not working).
Click First Aid. http://haiteq.com/cd-drive/cd-drive-on-mac-not-working.php Insert another disc in the optical drive. However, the is difficult when your drive doesn't read a DVD. Good luck Reagrds AnthonyClick to expand... Macbook Pro Cd Drive Won't Accept Cd
This article introduces a best DVD/Blu-Ray player for Mac OS X and guides you on how to play Blu-Ray/DVDs on your Mac. A MacBook optical drive replacement could set you back as much as $250 (possibly more) for parts and labour. I have an 'Apple Hardware Test' but it's on CD. :P Permalink 8.9k 639 rile3e over 7 years ago This post is hidden because you reported it for abuse. http://haiteq.com/cd-drive/cd-drive-mac-not-working.php I go straight for Repair.
A PMU reset is not the same on every computer so we will need to know what Mac model is in use. Mac Won't Read Discs I realized also that pressure came from moving the unit from one room to another whilst the laptop is still on and open. Thanks Electroboy #6 electroboy, Jun 6, 2008 auntdennis uix_expand uix_collapse Registered Joined: Feb 6, 2010 Messages: 1 Likes Received: 0 This will not help you in the least but I
Sometimes, this can help move dust or other obstructions that block the laser eye from reading the disc. Open Apple communities, forums and we can easily discover the posts with title "Mac won't play DVD". I am running Mac OS X Version 10.4.11 I've clicked on the Apple and the "more info" box is shaded and won't let me click on it! Macbook Pro Cd Drive Not Grabbing Cd I go straight for Repair.
If you have a recent model MacBook you may be suffering what many others are fighting with, and things may have stopped working after a firmware update. In addition to his journalistic endeavors, he's a professional musician in the San Francisco Bay Area.More by Christopher Breen Shop Tech Products on Amazon You Might Like recommended for you Create My drive is not recognising any blank cd/dvd when i put in computer. http://haiteq.com/cd-drive/cd-drive-for-mac-not-working.php eHow SubscribeSubscribedUnsubscribe504,496504K Loading...
Things I should be aware of when opening it up? System issue usually after upgrading os x to Lion or Mountain Lion. by jboroman / February 15, 2009 6:17 AM PST In reply to: MacBook CD/DVD drive won't read discs -- can it be fixed? Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Having changed many drives.
In addition, the Mac Blu-ray Player enables users to play nearly all video files, like MP4, MOV, AVI, FLV, MTS, MXF, etc with best video/picture/sound quality. Sign in to make your opinion count. It started happening a few months ago, and maybe only 1 out of 10 or 20 discs would it do this.