Just happened. However, it’s less tolerant of CDs. If your DVD discs are not supported, your dvd player app will go to a black screen and then unexpectedly quit. Step 3: Play Blu-Ray movies When movie is loaded, you can play Blu-Ray movies with outstanding and perfect video quality. have a peek here
Worked a treat! So, after trying all the information I found reading forums on this problem (ie., holding eject during reboot, holding mouse key during restart, holding "C" during startup, etc.) nothing worked. I couldn't insert the blank DVD. This is, basically: In Disk Utility, select the computer's hard drive in the list. https://discussions.apple.com/thread/5031507?tstart=0
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I just keep the receipt and get a new one each time so I'm never out of pocket. Groups » Mac Users » CD drive stopped working on MacBook Pro Started by schtel over 7 years ago, 29 replies Save Thread Notify Me of Replies Join Group 1.1k 6.7k Don't buy/use a cleaning disk if you have a slot loading laptop... Macbook Pro Cd Drive Not Reading Sign in to report inappropriate content.
Gerry Sweeney 251,146 views 1:20:11 How to make Apple USB Superdrive (external) Work on your Mac! *THE EASY WAY* - Duration: 4:14. Macbook Pro Cd Drive Not Working I may try swapping out my boot drive with an older backup to see if that helps the drive work. Thanks, Yiannis share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply Hellhammer, Nov 7, 2010 Hellhammer Moderator Staff Member Joined: Dec 10, 2008 Location: Finland #2 http://www.macworld.com/article/1166312/storage-optical/cures-for-an-uncooperative-cd-dvd-drive.html Are all my keys going to come loose and fall out?
TheUnlockr 11,587,686 views 7:43 iMac LCD Panel Cleaning Shadows/dust - Duration: 6:34. Macbook Pro Won't Accept Disc The default DVD player is very sensitive to the quality of DVD disc, if your DVD is scratched or dirty, you can try a third party free DVD player like VLC 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. Can anyone figure this one out?
Just enough to force the mechanical tray to move the disc inward did the trick.
I was then able to eject the disc and it continued to operate normally again. Apple External Cd Drive Not Working What can I do I try all steps what there written! #14 plikausis, Jan 2, 2012 samsdot uix_expand uix_collapse Registered Joined: Sep 26, 2012 Messages: 1 Likes Received: 0 electroboy Imac Dvd Player Not Working Abraham Levit 21,598 views 5:28 20-inch iMac (Early 2009) Optical Drive Installation Video - Duration: 11:50.
Select your Mac OS X startup disk. This will provide the necessary information on how to proceed. Region issue with commercial DVDs. http://clearduplicatefiles.com/cd-drive/cd-rom-not-working-on-imac.html EverySteveJobsVideo 689,800 views 52:15 How to Reset the SMC System Management Controller on a Macbook Pro Macbook and Macbook Air - Duration: 2:56. 123myIT 110,682 views 2:56 Apple MacBook Air SuperDrive:
The good news is I found a solution to my problem so hopefully others will find this info useful as well. Imac Cd Drive Not Reading My DVD drive is acting up with the clicking noises and chewing up of some discs that put into it. Inserting a non-standard sized or shaped disc into a drive that is not designed to accommodate it may damage the drive.
Broadway Computers 664,716 views 5:10 FIX: Apple Drive won't physically accept disc - Duration: 6:23. Reset theSystem Management Controller (SMC). Use of such discs is not supported and any damage caused will not be covered under your Apple warranty or applicable extended service contract. Mac Cd Drive Not Ejecting I have a 27" iMac mid 2010.
Good luck!Click to expand... Sign in to report inappropriate content. Then if it is still not working, Contact Apple Support or your local Apple Authorized Service Provider and make an appointment to have the CD/DVD Drive serviced. http://clearduplicatefiles.com/cd-drive/cd-not-working-in-imac.html Loading...
Once I did that everything was OK and the drive mechanism is now functioning. Skip navigation UploadSign inSearch Loading... Here's how to use DVD Player to access and play content on a DVD movie disc. Open same up.At the bottom left of the window, click on the purple button w/the "?" in the middle.This will bring up the Help Menu.===============Try a different brand.
More likely, the drive’s lens is dirty or the drive is simply broken (or nearly so). Show this post simfonikI've had my battery replaced That's the next thing I'm waiting on fecking up! A disc with physical defects may become stuck in or cause damage to the drive. I'm going to get a new iMac first anyway before I decide on which new notebook I shall require.
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 type: reboot and press return key. Thanks! Apple computers without a built-in optical drive can connect an external Apple USB SuperDrive or MacBook Air SuperDrive to read optical media such as CDs and DVDs.
Tags Computers OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion Related Stories 10 hidden MacOS Sierra features you need to know Apple MacBook Pro sales already set to surpass 2015 MacBook How to buy I can run the 10.6 install disc with no problem. 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. No, create an account now.
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