Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - It's not every year by Jimmy Greystone / November 8, 2011 10:16 AM PST In reply to: Annual fix of superdrive required? Spike macrumors newbie Joined: Nov 22, 2011 #4 Can't insert CD/DVD in iMac DVD drive I know this is an old post....but this just happened to yesterday (11/21/11). First, here's what happened to me. So.....Here's what I did and problem solved: Place the DVD/CD into the slot drive to the point where the resistance is felt. http://haiteq.com/macbook-pro/cds-not-working-macbook-pro.php
I have the identical iMac with the same problem; my dvd would not load, it hits something when you try to insert it. Useful Searches Recent Posts Options Please select a forum to jump to News and Article Discussion MacRumors.com News Discussion Mac Blog Discussion Release the keys. .................. Permalink 3.3k 5.1k 475 jussumen over 7 years ago This post is hidden because you reported it for abuse. https://discussions.apple.com/thread/5031507?tstart=0
Permalink 8.9k 639 rile3e over 7 years ago This post is hidden because you reported it for abuse. Mac OS X Version 10.4.11 What is best to do i this doesn't work? Good luck Reagrds AnthonyClick to expand...
and then press return Allow the computer to run though the checks. It feels like when you push the disk in, it hits something inside when the disk is half way in. Still others recommend that in order to do the job right you open the Mac, extract the drive, and clean the lens with a Q-tip and denatured alcohol (iFixit can show Macbook Pro Won't Accept Disc So I guess I should open it up to see if it needs a clean.
The normal "suck the disc in" was not happening. Macbook Pro Cd Drive Not Reading Show this post axelasher- what macbook pro is it? by R. browse this site Laptops are always going to be more expensive to fix because the hardware is much more custom made.
Stay logged in Please select a forum to jump to News and Article Discussion MacRumors.com News Discussion Mac Blog Discussion Macbook Pro Cd Drive Not Grabbing Cd Track this discussion and email me when there are updates If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and If your DVD drive is bad or damaged, the dvd player program will not be open. Permalink 1.1k 6.7k 90 schtel over 6 years ago This post is hidden because you reported it for abuse.
After watching a dvd, I ejected it and then went to insert another. http://smallbusiness.chron.com/troubleshoot-optical-drive-macbook-46089.html Click on your Hard drive partition "Macintosh (or what ever you renamed yours too)"3. Apple External Cd Drive Not Working Sign in to make your opinion count. Macbook Pro Cd Drive Won't Accept Cd I couldn't insert the blank DVD.
You'll find some that spring back to life. http://haiteq.com/macbook-pro/cd-not-working-on-macbook-pro.php 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 Does it cost a lot of money to repair? A quote from a Mac dealer was "anything up to £100 for Superdrive + approx £30 to fit." I also just replaced a noisy (worn out) cooling fan for my MacBook Imac Dvd Player Not Working
Any advice? The software completed copying the movie and ejected the DVD and asked that I insert a blank DVD into the drive to continue with the copy. dont matter how hard you try Permalink 8.9k 639 rile3e over 7 years ago This post is hidden because you reported it for abuse. this contact form TheHobbieCollector 65,693 views 4:14 Steve Jobs introduces original MacBook Air & Time Capsule - Macworld SF (2008) - Duration: 1:10:56.
Money well spent that was! ;) Permalink 6.0k 46.3k 350 loukash over 7 years ago This post is hidden because you reported it for abuse. Reset The Smc Macbook Pro loukashI can tell you that investing in the extended AppleCare warranty (unfortunately) almost always pays, I have to disagree with you there, any repairs can be done with ease and I've If the disc is dirty, slightly dampen a soft towel with rubbing alcohol and wipe the disc from the center toward the edge, and then allow it to dry.
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 And so cheap!!!! I bought it as a spare as I went traveling, and I've just recently used it as a replacement, as my original one has died. Imac Cd Drive Not Reading Hopefully, this at least gives you a few beginning steps to try before moving on to the really geeky stuff.
Feb 25, 2014 3:04 AM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by PedroH, PedroH Mar 3, 2014 7:11 PM in response to mattcurtis777 Level 1 (0 points) Mar 3, It started happening a few months ago, and maybe only 1 out of 10 or 20 discs would it do this. Loading... http://haiteq.com/macbook-pro/cd-rom-on-macbook-pro-not-working.php Show this post loukashPB G4's display replacement seems to be one of the biggest nightmares of the mortal Apple-certificated service guys… Ah ok, and worth sacking someone for also!
I joined this forum just so I could post this. After further thought, in the past the drive seemed "a little stiff" when I would insert a disk and this may have been a silent progression of a future drive problem. All Rights Reserved. Click First Aid.
But if it is all one component, then it has to be software related right? (reminder: CD's work perfect, DVD don't do a damn thing) #11 campodelverano, Sep 18, 2010