How did u eventually sort it out? Who would have thought, a gentle tap on the side of the disc and all my woes disappeared. Thanks dude. I don't have Apple Care so I don't know what I must do.
Most Liked Posts Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next eldudorinio, Nov 7, 2010 eldudorinio macrumors member Joined: Jan 16, 2010 #1 Hello, My gf has a new 21.5 inch iMac Repair Permissions Open Disk Utility, in the Applications > Utilities folder, and choose Help > Disk Utility Help. the Apple Help for Disk Utility does not suggest that you repair permissions twice, but I always do this. Please type your message and try again. yazg1 Level 1 (2 points) Q: dvd and CD drive not working it will not accept any disc i mac has not news
Useful Searches Recent Posts Options Please select a forum to jump to News and Article Discussion MacRumors.com News Discussion Mac Blog Discussion DVD Player lets you control your viewing experience just as if you were using a full-featured remote control with a standalone DVD player. The slot where the CD would be placed is slightly indented from the top. I Had a noisy vibration with my drive as well as the blocked half way so I had to hold the disk while inserting then pull on it when it tried
How to play Blu-Ray disc on Mac? share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply Tellyanna, Feb 18, 2013 Tellyanna macrumors newbie Joined: Feb 18, 2013 #24 Thank you So MUCH I have I'll admit that when I first opened my MacBook Pro 9 months ago I thought there's no way I can understand all that, everything is so so small. Macbook Pro Cd Drive Won't Accept Cd On a whim I tried the Repair Permissions and it totally works again.
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. Mac Won't Read Discs So I inserted a DVD to test it out. Which Mac do you have and what version of OS X is it running? David A.
I have a mac pro and happened to have an extra internal cd/dvd drive that I know works. my review here Use a can of compressed air to blow out the slot in the optical drive. Apple External Cd Drive Not Working Couldn't remove the DVD/CD drive as there was a very small junction lead coming from it attached to the motherboard. Imac Dvd Player Not Working You can not post a blank message.
Close the LCD screen on the MacBook, and then disconnect the AC power adapter. This feature is not available right now. 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 Show this post loukashLike, er, replacing a PowerBook G4 display…? ;) I can't see why not. Macbook Pro Cd Drive Not Reading
Disruptive posting: Flaming or offending other usersIllegal activities: Promote cracked software, or other illegal contentOffensive: Sexually explicit or offensive languageSpam: Advertisements or commercial links Submit report Cancel report Track this discussion I remember reading this thread, so I searched and told her about the procedure and it worked perfectly. Related: Optical drives Hardware Christopher Breen Senior Editor Chris has covered technology and media since the latter days of the Reagan Administration. The tap trick worked for me as suggested above, but then after watching the movie, it wouldn't eject all the way.
Click the Repair Disk Permissions button (there is also a Verify Permissions button). Macbook Pro Cd Drive Not Grabbing Cd After the AppleCare warranty has expired, definitely. :) As long as it's still worth the hassle, that is. Mac OS X Version 10.4.11 What is best to do i this doesn't work?
Can anyone figure this one out? Thanks! Just enough to force the mechanical tray to move the disc inward did the trick. Imac Cd Drive Not Reading Permalink 8.9k 639 rile3e over 7 years ago This post is hidden because you reported it for abuse.
Sealed the MacBook up again, left out some screws, opened it up again! :) Had a better look at the drive and the surrounding unit and figured that pressure from above Any suggestions for a fix? New 500GB = £75. My DVD/CD drive didn't work out of the box on the late June model 15" unibody macbook pro I bought, just shows, can't rely on nothing nowadays.
Does it cost a lot of money to repair? TheUnlockr 8,766,590 views 7:35 Why to buy a standard MacBook Pro (non Retina) - Duration: 5:39. Since that time, Grundy has written many guides to using various applications that are published on numerous how-to and tutorial sites. There's also a small trick to removing the airport card mount without breaking the little grounding tab that connects to the optical drive.
Region issue with commercial DVDs. I hope this helps anyone else having this problem. Quit (Command-Q) any applications that opened automatically as specified in your account's Login Items (Leopard, Tiger, Jaguar) or Startup Items (Panther). Seems they're not as superior as they make themselves oot to be! :O Permalink 1.5k 2.7k 227 simfonik over 7 years ago This post is hidden because you reported it for
I cleaned out the inside of my drive using the card and lens cloth and it worked! First, here's what happened to me. And if all is reported as being well and the optical drive is recognised as being there, then it may be that it needs to be replaced.