I cleaned out the inside of my drive using the card and lens cloth and it worked! Worked for me too. Bad or damaged superdrive. So I guess I should open it up to see if it needs a clean. http://clearduplicatefiles.com/macbook-pro/cds-not-working-macbook-pro.html
Sign in to add this video to a playlist. Permalink 8.9k 639 rile3e over 7 years ago This post is hidden because you reported it for abuse. Very tiny junction = approx 3mm. If that is possible than it seems that one overheated and it fried.
Then again, sometimes drives can just up and die.It can also make a difference on where you go to get your system repaired. Here is where you'll see any drives that are connected and accessible. Recommend tiny 'star' shaped screwdrivers.
You may have to reset your computer clock after this procedure. My DVD drive is acting up with the clicking noises and chewing up of some discs that put into it. May 12, 2013 9:16 AM Helpful (1) Reply options Link to this post by mattcurtis777,★Helpful mattcurtis777 Jan 23, 2014 10:03 PM in response to yazg1 Level 1 (5 points) Jan 23, Macbook Pro Won't Accept Disc I have the exact same problem on my MacBook...did the lens cleaner work, or do I have to get an external or something?
I haven't had any new firmware updates. Macbook Pro Cd Drive Not Reading Click the Repair Disk Permissions button (there is also a Verify Permissions button). I tried every single one. Does it cost a lot of money to repair?
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I've tried resetting PRam. http://www.macworld.com/article/1166312/storage-optical/cures-for-an-uncooperative-cd-dvd-drive.html The drives can read the Mac OSX install disc and but can't read any movie DVDs. Apple External Cd Drive Not Working It may be working now.. Imac Dvd Player Not Working Since that time, Grundy has written many guides to using various applications that are published on numerous how-to and tutorial sites.
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The description says that it is compatible with Mac, but when I plug it in, the cd drive does not appear on my desktop. Reset The Smc Macbook Pro Watch Queue Queue __count__/__total__ Find out whyClose CD/DVD Player in MacBook Pro Will Not Work : Tech Yeah! If your MacBook is still under warranty or you have AppleCare for it, put it in Apple’s hands.
It never shows up on my desktop, so the computer is unable to read anything from the CD or DVD. References (2) Apple: Apple Computers: Troubleshooting the Slot-Loading SuperdriveApple: MacBook User Guide About the Author Jeff Grundy has been writing computer-related articles and tutorials since 1995. Shut down the computer.2. Imac Cd Drive Not Reading Born and raised in South Georgia, Grundy holds a Master of Science degree in mathematics from the Georgia Institute of Technology.
Step 2: Open Blu-Ray disc There are two buttons on the interface of the player. 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 Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Same issue by S_Brumlik / August 25, 2011 11:44 AM PDT In reply to: MacBook CD/DVD drive won't read discs -- can it this contact form I have tried resetting the PRam (3 times in a row), using DiskUtility to fix permissions and neither has helped.
That includes originals!! Just happened.