That worked for me (I followed everything step by step). Check and see if the drive is there. Loading... I want to see a clean bill of health in the Permissions repair summary. have a peek here
Delete Finder Preferences from terminal rm ~/Library/Preferences/com.apple.finder.plist http://thexlab.com/faqs/finder.html FIDELIS November 30, 2011 at 7:36 am Hello, you are not the only one with this problem. Read the following thread and try And it worked. We have selected English as your language preference. I just zapped compressed air a few times and now my drive is reading blank DVDs!!!!!Thank you for the great tip! https://discussions.apple.com/thread/1670313?tstart=0
After 20 minutes of waiting, iTunes still showed no progress on burning the first song.I sure would appreciate any more suggestions. It means saying no to the hundred other good ideas that there are. I dont know what to do. Got that replaced in time before my applecare runs out.
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've tested the DVD drive in a new user account. To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. The Attempt To Burn A Disc Failed Show this post loukashLike, er, replacing a PowerBook G4 display…? ;) I can't see why not.
An internal replacement drive will set you back around $100 and requires that you remove the old drive and install the new one (again, iFixit will show you how).
If your CD burn is unsuccessful and your external drive becomes unresponsive, turn the drive off and on to reset it. Mac Not Burning Cds Anyways let us know of your findings and see if we can you help you. Sign in to make your opinion count. Repair Permissions Open Disk Utility, in the Applications > Utilities folder, and choose Help > Disk Utility Help.
I will shoot it with some compressed air. her latest blog Mine is running sweet now after being fixed free of charge! Mac Cd Drive Not Working in case it's a software based error. My Mac Won't Burn Cds Anymore Good luck Reagrds AnthonyClick to expand...
if yes then wait for the invitation. navigate here The last time I used it was about a week ago when I watched a DVD. 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 I can live with this now that I know to watch the total time carefully before burning. Apple Superdrive Not Working
That works too. 4. Show this post sylviothegreatBad Karma Dude!! Laptop is in constant use, and although I have a wireless mouse, I don't always use it. Check This Out Ive never tried to burn a DVD, im pretty sure i can on this one though. 5.
I doubt it's a software issue, probably an issue with your burner. The Disc Can’t Be Burned Because An Unexpected Error Occurred (error Code 0x8002006e). to see if it plays off a Recordable CD Media 4) We are not sure what Macbook you have, if you have the macbook with DVD burner, have you tried burning Oct 19, 2008 3:32 PM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by yashrgupta, yashrgupta Oct 19, 2008 5:12 PM in response to laeri Level 1 (0 points) Oct 19,
Please type your message and try again. I'm sure that when I found this problem over a couple of weeks ago it was because I couldn't play a DVD. TheUnlockr 8,766,590 views 7:35 Why to buy a standard MacBook Pro (non Retina) - Duration: 5:39. Reset Smc Macbook Pro If this doesn't work, head over to disk utility.
Permalink 128 axelasher over 7 years ago This post is hidden because you reported it for abuse. Show this post axelasherhaha, just "a old one" or "the new one" (unibody) would have been enough ;) :D Went to Maplins, big can of compressed air = £10. Feb 8, 2009 10:27 PM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post Page 1 Next Apple Footer This site contains user submitted content, comments and opinions and is for informational this contact form Reply With Quote 08-15-2007,08:50 AM #7 Socky View Profile View Forum Posts Member Since Jul 29, 2007 Posts 10 Ok well i just clicked the IDVD thing accidentally and it said
Loading... Iv tried: Different USB ports, Different CDs Works fine on the home pc. There is a great sense of satisfaction when not having to rely on someone else's expertise to get something fixed. So am I and so do I.
The device failed to respond properly, unable to recover or retry" Does anyone know whats going on? I want to see a clean bill of health in the Permissions repair summary. Sometimes this will work. #16 Satcomer, Sep 26, 2012 alexbesht uix_expand uix_collapse Registered Joined: May 21, 2013 Messages: 1 Likes Received: 0 aeastwood said: ↑ No one asked what computer I remember noticing this first time maybe 2-3 weeks ago.
Top Turboladdade 1024 MB Posts: 1337 Joined: October 31st, 2007, 10:44 pm Re: Diagnose CD burner problem? Members have access to different forum appearance options, and many more functions. Show this post I've had my battery replaced, free of charge. Are all my keys going to come loose and fall out?
Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? I want to see a clean bill of health in the Permissions repair summary. Obviously there is a procedure to follow, you don't need to be a rocket scientist. The CD/DVD drive on my PowerBook G4 hasn't worked for years.
A desktop tower (Mac Pro, G4 say) will take significantly less time to deal with than a laptop... To create an audio CD, make sure you have an Apple Combo drive or SuperDrive. Some posters had suggested trying a different brand or batch of CD-R blanks, which I might do, but I've been using a major office supply store's brand on a spindle for For instructions, see Create a playlist.
Copyright © Apple Inc. I have the same problem with that drive. Macbook Pro...will that disc even work? (I once tried to install Leopard from my mom's disc but it was blocked because it was for a Macbook) Is it possible that a