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I am amazed. Reinsert the disc and eject it several times. But for the rest of us peasants... :D Permalink 6.0k 46.3k 350 loukash over 6 years ago This post is hidden because you reported it for abuse. They sell cans of air Maplins electrical shop don't they?

The good news is I found a solution to my problem so hopefully others will find this info useful as well. share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply marksmac, Dec 31, 2011 marksmac macrumors newbie Joined: Dec 31, 2011 #5 This worked for me too! How to solve Subler Mountain Lion MKV, AVI AC3 Audio Issue? Close the LCD screen on the MacBook, and then disconnect the AC power adapter. https://discussions.apple.com/thread/5031507?tstart=0

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I'm going to get a new iMac first anyway before I decide on which new notebook I shall require. 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. ENTER HERE © CBS Interactive Inc.  /  All Rights Reserved. The drives can read the Mac OSX install disc and but can't read any movie DVDs.

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. He writes: My MacBook’s internal CD/DVD drive reads DVDs just fine. thanks soo much! Macbook Pro Cd Drive Won't Accept Cd Good luck Reagrds AnthonyClick to expand...

Thanks ElectroboyClick to expand... No, create an account now. It remembers where you stopped viewing a DVD and gives you the option to resume play at that point. http://www.macworld.com/article/1166312/storage-optical/cures-for-an-uncooperative-cd-dvd-drive.html Now go to /Applications/Utilities/System Profiler and launch it.

Mac OS X Version 10.4.11 What is best to do i this doesn't work? Mac Won't Read Discs Cookie Gamers 125,295 views 1:27 New Macbook Pro can't walk & chew gum at same time(watch wifi + USB = fail) PART 1 - Duration: 1:19:59. Loading... Any ideas?

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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!!! New 500GB = £75. Apple External Cd Drive Not Working Worked for me too. Imac Dvd Player Not Working Finder The Doctors Live Healthy Health Videos Better Sleep Style Luxury Auto Beauty Dining Fashion Home & Design Home Elegance Lust List Travel Window Shopping Food & Cooking Alison Cook Restaurant

Jason Skidmore 1,552,538 views 3:44 How to Make the Apple Logo on Your iPhone Light Up Like a Macbook (iPhone 6 & iPhone 6 Plus) - Duration: 7:35. maybe it's a known problem and/or part of a recall? If this doesn't work, head over to disk utility. Wait about three minutes after you blow out the drive for any condensation created by the canned air to dry inside the laptop. Macbook Pro Cd Drive Not Reading

I would also try the following just so you know you have tried most of the standard repair procedures: Running fsck in single user mode Restart (or start up) > hold This is, basically: In Disk Utility, select the computer's hard drive in the list. It has only started happening today! Restart the MacBook, and then insert a disc into the optical drive.

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So, I removed the DVD movie and I attempted to insert a blank DVD.

Add to Want to watch this again later? However the tapping did not work with my machine. eHow SubscribeSubscribedUnsubscribe504,496504K Loading... Imac Cd Drive Not Reading Point is, optical drives fail, and fail often.

Next, take your open hand, and gently tap the outer edge of the disc inward towards the opening with your four fingers. Thanks dude. As for the drive in question, replacing them isn't all that bad. I tapped it and it seem to get past the resistance but still didnt get taken in like normal.

Step 2: Open Blu-Ray disc There are two buttons on the interface of the player. Most of the time the parts are already on their last legs, and fail pretty quickly, but people buy them because they might be a few bucks cheaper than getting one The tap trick worked for me as suggested above, but then after watching the movie, it wouldn't eject all the way. Don't know about the Apple Geniuses in the genuine Apple Stores (not available in my area), but apparently the PB G4's display replacement seems to be one of the biggest nightmares

If the drive doesn't grab the disc, don't attempt to force it into the slot.