It was exactly like "eldudorinio" posted. Anybody know how I am going to get it out of there? I have the same problem with that drive. As you can see the optical drive just will not accept pre recorded DVDs Category People & Blogs License Standard YouTube License Show more Show less Loading... Check This Out
If your DVD drive is bad or damaged, the dvd player program will not be open. In addition to using the current Recovery HD partition (which may be based on OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion), you can try booting to Internet Recovery by holding down Option-Command-R. I joined this forum just so I could post this. So, I removed the DVD movie and I attempted to insert a blank DVD. https://discussions.apple.com/thread/5031507?tstart=0
The normal "suck the disc in" was not happening. All rights reserved. A few weeks ago I dropped by mistake an SD card into the optical drive slot. Make sure you insert the disc far enough for the drive mechanism to activate.
In order to eject you can Control-click or right-click the disc icon and choose Eject from the menu that appears. Spike, Nov 22, 2011 Mr. Apr 9, 2014 8:12 AM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by bobrave, bobrave May 10, 2014 11:53 AM in response to mattcurtis777 Level 1 (0 points) May 10, Macbook Pro Cd Drive Not Reading I tried every single one.You contacted Apple Support or your local AASP and made a service appointment....?
Thank you! Macbook Pro Won't Accept Disc I tried the external drive on my bride's macbook pro 15 and it works with no problem, so I know that drive works. Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads More... Any advice?
If the disc still does not eject, contact Appleoran Apple Authorized Service Provider, or make an appointment with an Apple Retail Storefor additional assistance.
I have a 27" iMac with the same slot drive. Apple External Cd Drive Not Working Press the option key during boot to boot from the USB DRIVE Reply With Quote 01-29-2012,01:42 PM #3 Dysfunction View Profile View Forum Posts Member Since Mar 17, 2008 Location Tucson, Imac Dvd Player Not Working I reset the SMC, the PRAM and the NVRAM and to no avail.
Broadway Computers 664,716 views 5:10 FIX: Apple Drive won't physically accept disc - Duration: 6:23. his comment is here Good luck!Click to expand... For example, in iTunes I can rip two CDs in a four-disc set but the other two discs are ejected shortly after I insert them. Abraham Levit 21,598 views 5:28 20-inch iMac (Early 2009) Optical Drive Installation Video - Duration: 11:50. Macbook Pro Cd Drive Won't Accept Cd
If the optical drive works only in this mode, you may need to check for and uninstall third-party software that might be contributing to the faulty behavior. When the procedure is finished you may receive a message that no repairs were necessary, or that repairs were successful (I cannot remember the exact phrases). You may have to reset your computer clock after this procedure. this contact form Step 2: Open Blu-Ray disc There are two buttons on the interface of the player.
That's false. Mac Cd Drive Not Ejecting Continue tapping the disc (like you are trying to tap the disc into the drive) and gradually increase the force of the tap until, bingo, the disc sucks into the drive!!! It went back to Apple and was exchanged for another unit.
Loading... NO WAY. Certainly they would be shipping if off and I'd be left without my computer for weeks. Macbook Pro Cd Drive Not Grabbing Cd Others say it’s worth wrapping a credit card in soft cotton cloth, applying some denatured alcohol to the cloth, and swiping the cloth-covered card in and out of the drive slot
Copyright © Apple Inc. com 9,120 views 7:25 Loading more suggestions... Does it cost a lot of money to repair? navigate here The normal "suck the disc in" was not happening.
com 14,610 views 11:50 21.5-inch iMac (Late 2009) Optical Drive Installation Video - Duration: 9:31. Inserting a non-standard sized or shaped disc into a drive that is not designed to accommodate it may damage the drive. Older Mac Pro models use a loading tray. Bad or damaged superdrive.
Good luck Reagrds Anthony #8 aeastwood, Feb 9, 2010 yashsolanki29 uix_expand uix_collapse Registered Joined: May 29, 2010 Messages: 1 Likes Received: 0 hii i am also suffering from this problem The tap trick worked for me as suggested above, but then after watching the movie, it wouldn't eject all the way. The first is to simply boot your system to Safe Mode by holding the Shift key at startup. Here's how to use DVD Player to access and play content on a DVD movie disc.
Who would have thought, a gentle tap on the side of the disc and all my woes disappeared. If the Superdrive is oriented upside down it will not read discs.Correct:Aluminum enclosure is facing up Incorrect:Apple logo should be facing down Because the USB port on external displays may not I also bought an inexpensive external drive to use on this mac and had the exact same problem. Share This Page Tweet Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Your name or email address: Do you already have an account?
Spike said: ↑ I know this is an old post....but this just happened to yesterday (11/21/11). or a slot loading anything for that matter. Apple Hardware Apple Desktops Apple Notebooks Apple TV Other Hardware and Peripherals Developer Playground iOS Development OS X - Development and Darwin « Previous Thread | Next Thread » Thread Information I am just going to try resetting the PRAM to see if this is the problem.
There are a lot of other choices now-a-days that are just as good, or better, as Apple products, so use your power as a consumer and do not buy Apple products Using OS X.7 or later make a bootable USB thumb drive before running Installer! I tried everything (reboot holding esc, eject using terminal commands, etc), but the simply tap it in until it inserts, worked! When the OS X Tools load, click the option for Disk Utility and then try inserting a disc.
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