Box 4260 Houston, Texas 77210–4260 © Copyright 2016 Hearst Newspapers, LLC Explore Marketplace Community Groups Forum Blog Friends Guidelines Register Log In Hello! Always the same story Permalink 606 447 75 sylviothegreat over 7 years ago This post is hidden because you reported it for abuse. Again, thanks helped a bunch Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - worked by cafeolei / February 19, 2012 5:57 AM PST In reply to: ... in case it's a software based error. Check This Out
I'd like to know what you did? The problem is with dual layer discs. May 13, 2014 11:05 AM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by dru1313, dru1313 Jun 8, 2014 10:39 PM in response to mattcurtis777 Level 1 (0 points) Jun 8, the AppleCare warranty, ha!) which can't be passed to my clients directly. https://discussions.apple.com/thread/5031507?tstart=0
Useful Searches Recent Posts Mac Support Forums Mac Help Forums Mac OS X System & Mac Software Cd/dvd Drive Not Working! How to Play DVD disc, VOB files on Galaxy S7? Reply With Quote #9 yashsolanki29, May 29, 2010 Chiarascuro uix_expand uix_collapse Registered Joined: Jun 23, 2010 Messages: 2 Likes Received: 0 Hi, I'm having the exact same problem. Macbook Pro Won't Accept Disc 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,
If resetting the computer's SMC, repairing disc permission cannot solve "DVD Player Not Working on Mac" issue, and VLC cannot play your damaged or dirty DVDs, you can also download the Macbook Pro Cd Drive Not Reading Show this post I bought a new battery on eBay about 18months ago for £50. Repair Permissions Open Disk Utility, in the Applications > Utilities folder, and choose Help > Disk Utility Help. http://smallbusiness.chron.com/troubleshoot-optical-drive-macbook-46089.html I disconnected the DVD drive, connected my laptop to the power adapter, rebooted just to be safe...
The drives can read the Mac OSX install disc and but can't read any movie DVDs. 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 Permalink 8.9k 639 rile3e over 7 years ago This post is hidden because you reported it for abuse. I've tried resetting PRam.
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Sign in to add this to Watch Later Add to Loading playlists... his comment is here 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 then in it select "Disk Burning" to see if the Mac still sees the drive. #5 Satcomer, May 29, 2008 electroboy uix_expand uix_collapse Registered Joined: May 28, 2008 Messages: 5 Apple may provide or recommend responses as a possible solution based on the information provided; every potential issue may involve several factors not detailed in the conversations captured in an electronic Macbook Pro Cd Drive Won't Accept Cd
Thanks Khafsa :) Forum:Hardware & Accessories User OptionsShare on TwitterShare on FacebookLog in or register to post comments Some beginning steps to try. Sign in 323 135 Don't like this video? There's a different trick for the older non-unibody MacBooks, though replacing those drives is considerably more work.So if you can actually source a replacement MacBook optical drive, just take your time this contact form It makes a clicking noise and rejects either after 10-15seconds of trying to read it.
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, Reset The Smc Macbook Pro Now go to /Applications/Utilities/System Profiler and launch it. So I left the drive still secured.
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 You can bookmark your favorite scenes for viewing at any time, restrict access to certain DVDs using parental controls, and play media stored on your hard drive. 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). Imac Cd Drive Not Reading System issue usually after upgrading os x to Lion or Mountain Lion.
Preview post Submit post Cancel post You are reporting the following post: MacBook CD/DVD drive won't read discs -- can it be fixed? Loading... Born and raised in South Georgia, Grundy holds a Master of Science degree in mathematics from the Georgia Institute of Technology. navigate here It gets even better, in that a lot of times a particular part has to be sent back DOA multiple times before these companies "retire" it.
Find out what to do if the CD/DVD player in your MacBook Pro will not work with help from an Apple retail expert in this free video clip.Expert: Skylar KellyFilmmaker: Patrick 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. I have a mac pro and happened to have an extra internal cd/dvd drive that I know works. lo and behold, the drive started working!
Yes No Voted Undo Score 0 Cancel Add a comment 0/1024 Cancel Post comment Are you sure you want to delete this zzzzzz? They sell cans of air Maplins electrical shop don't they? If the MacBook can read the second disc but not the first, then there's a problem with the first disc and not the optical drive. And then just yesterday as I booted up, I could hear the drive making a slightly different noise than before.
This will launch System Profiler and in there select 'Disk Burning' )? #2 Satcomer, May 29, 2008 electroboy uix_expand uix_collapse Registered Joined: May 28, 2008 Messages: 5 Likes Received: 0 Restart the MacBook while holding the left mouse button or pressing down on the track pad. Thw only thing I've done since then is to travel a few hundred miles with it in a car. by web-solutions-company / September 5, 2011 12:28 AM PDT In reply to: MacBook CD/DVD drive won't read discs -- can it be fixed?
We give you the scoop on what's new, what's best and how to make the most out of the products you love. Thanks for your help guys! :) Permalink 302 1.1k psymonkey over 7 years ago This post is hidden because you reported it for abuse. Have you cleaned out the dust in the DVD drive lately? It just says "The disc you inserted is not readable by this computer." and then asks if I want to Ignore or Eject.
Do OS X even see the drive anymore (click on the top left Apple and select "About this Mac", then select 'More Info'. Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed. This is, basically: In Disk Utility, select the computer's hard drive in the list.