So as a last resort, totally fed up at this point and resigned to buying a new DVD drive / Macbook I remembered the first bit of advice I read.I took maybe it's a known problem and/or part of a recall? The CD/DVD drive on my PowerBook G4 hasn't worked for years. Of course I'm not able to apply my regular hour rate all 40 hours a week.
Jun 8, 2014 3:39 PM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by Artiss, Artiss Jun 15, 2014 2:33 AM in response to mattcurtis777 Level 1 (0 points) Jun 15, 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 Show this post I've had my battery replaced, free of charge. A PMU reset is not the same on every computer so we will need to know what Mac model is in use.
TheHobbieCollector 65.693 görüntüleme 4:14 How to Make the Apple Logo on Your iPhone Light Up Like a Macbook (iPhone 6 & iPhone 6 Plus) - Süre: 7:35. Then just blow out (toward the Earth direction). More likely, the drive’s lens is dirty or the drive is simply broken (or nearly so). and then press return Allow the computer to run though the checks.
type: reboot and press return key. If after restarting the MacBook the optical drive still produces unusual sounds, shut down the laptop. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Having changed many drives. Imac Dvd Player Not Working Oturum aç 323 135 Bu videoyu beğenmediniz mi?
Please feel free to share this tutorial if you think it is helpful! Macbook Pro Cd Drive Not Working Tried another non iMac disc (.jpgs) and it would not read.Frustrating. 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.
I have the same problem as yours except my drive seems fine with single layer dvds and cds. Macbook Pro Won't Accept Disc Cox 1.743.949 görüntüleme 25:43 Daha fazla öneri yükleniyor... Ekle Bu videoyu daha sonra tekrar izlemek mi istiyorsunuz? It started happening a few months ago, and maybe only 1 out of 10 or 20 discs would it do this.
ENTER HERE © CBS Interactive Inc. / All Rights Reserved. https://www.discogs.com/group/thread/671186 Pressure comes from resting the side of my palm on the unit when using the trackpad. Apple External Cd Drive Not Working Jul 6, 2014 5:38 AM Helpful (7) Reply options Link to this post Page 1 of 4 Next last Apple Footer This site contains user submitted content, comments and opinions and Macbook Pro Cd Drive Won't Accept Cd Make sure all the plastic feet on your notebook computer are present as this could create an uneven surface.
will do, thx Permalink 33 59 fred.mc over 7 years ago This post is hidden because you reported it for abuse. I have tried resetting the PRam (3 times in a row), using DiskUtility to fix permissions and neither has helped. However, the is difficult when your drive doesn't read a DVD. the Apple Help for Disk Utility does not suggest that you repair permissions twice, but I always do this. Macbook Pro Cd Drive Not Reading
DVD Player lets you control your viewing experience just as if you were using a full-featured remote control with a standalone DVD player. In there on the left I dragged a random language on the list above English, and then after that I dragged English back to the top again and restarted the computer. Yükleniyor... Shut down the computer.2.
They usually sputter and die later but we always try the lens cleaner and remove/reinstall the drive just in case it's a lens/connection issue.But if you are at a service counter Imac Cd Drive Not Reading Note that there is no eject button on these models to eject a disc. Sorry There was an error emailing this page.
Ensure your drive can read the specific type of disc being used. cheers Permalink 1.1k 6.7k 90 schtel over 6 years ago This post is hidden because you reported it for abuse. In fact, I never Verify permissions. Mac Won't Read Discs Apart from DVD discs, it can also play ISO image copied from DVD, VIDEO_TS folder and various video/audio files.
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, I've restarted and shut down but nothing seems to work. Not sure why this is always such shocking news to people, but whatever. I have the same problem with that drive.
the Apple Help for Disk Utility does not suggest that you repair permissions twice, but I always do this. If the disc appears warped or has a surface that isn't smooth and flat, this could be the cause the optical drive producing unusual sounds. Bu videoyu Daha Sonra İzle oynatma listesine eklemek için oturum açın Ekle Oynatma listeleri yükleniyor... The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Make sure you insert the disc far enough for the drive mechanism to activate. No more thinking of taking it to Apple Care or spending a bomb.