I joined this forum just so I could post this. Eject the disc if the MacBook doesn't display a window with the disc's file and folder contents after a few seconds. i actualy lived with the idea my drive was broken, and now i have i functional cd drive in my macbook again!even after 3 years this is the best solution ever! share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply throttlemeister, Jul 29, 2011 throttlemeister macrumors 6502a Joined: Mar 31, 2009 Location: Netherlands #2 MrMinor said: ↑ Ever this contact form
After 2 years of no DVD drive! December 14, 2015 at 3:47 PM Colin said... Good luck!Click to expand... I'm currently in a hotel room, and saw your advice. https://discussions.apple.com/thread/5031507?tstart=0
I have a 27" iMac with the same slot drive. since i didn't have my cloth... Same problem, I guess AppleCare is my only bet..
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 took about 5 seconds to fix. Automate version numbering using Git How to merge two independent git repositories. Macbook Pro Cd Drive Won't Accept Cd Jason Skidmore 1,577,360 views 3:44 The UGLIEST Apple Mac Ever Made (Retro Review) - Duration: 7:38.
If you find a solution to your problem I would be very grateful if you told me about it via this thread. #7 auntdennis, Feb 6, 2010 aeastwood uix_expand uix_collapse Apple External Cd Drive Not Working Did the trick for me too! I want to tell you thank you for 1000 time really your post help me June 20, 2013 at 2:50 AM Austin said... https://www.discogs.com/group/thread/671186?page=1 I tried your method and it didn't seem like I was doing anything since it wasn't a very tight fit.
I would have never attempted to do anything like this! Macbook Pro Won't Accept Disc Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? I have the same problem with that drive. Get tips on using Apple products like your iOS device, iMac or iTunes with help from an Apple retail expert in this free video series.
Macbook pro repairs. Source WOW! Macbook Pro Cd Drive Not Accepting Cds December 16, 2012 at 8:22 AM Chris said... Macbook Pro Cd Drive Not Reading I do have an Apple Care in place, but I don't know if Apple will agree to take the iMac for fixing, and I cannot afford to have the machine away
loukashI can tell you that investing in the extended AppleCare warranty (unfortunately) almost always pays, I have to disagree with you there, any repairs can be done with ease and I've weblink Privacy / DMCA contact / Affiliate and FTC Disclosure Fixed | Fluid | Fluid HD Skip to main content. I tried loading turbo tax, no luck or was it, then tried the business card + lint free cloth and there it was working once again. March 3, 2012 at 3:53 PM Edu Menke said... Imac Dvd Player Not Working
Man, You are a God!! My CD now works! :) You saved me the trouble of having to go back to the Apple Store, thank you very much! :) July 30, 2012 at 7:35 PM Anonymous I thought maybe the drive had gone bad, so I installed another drive that I had taken out of a G5 Mac and I still have the same problem. navigate here i can read but im trying to write all my vacation photos to a few dvds for the other families we went with.
All good so far. Reset The Smc Macbook Pro If you need any more info please let me know. Point is, optical drives fail, and fail often.
I have a mac pro and happened to have an extra internal cd/dvd drive that I know works. Stay logged in Please select a forum to jump to News and Article Discussion MacRumors.com News Discussion Mac Blog Discussion Please type your message and try again. yazg1 Level 1 (2 points) Q: dvd and CD drive not working it will not accept any disc i mac has not Macbook Pro Cd Drive Not Grabbing Cd I simply blew into the left side of the drive...
This is, basically: In Disk Utility, select the computer's hard drive in the list. Thanks dude. I will probably have to take it somewhere to be fixed and the cost of that will be dearer than buying an external CD/DVD-RW drive. http://vicnot.net/macbook-pro/macbook-pro-15-cd-drive-not-working.html Just worked for me!
Very sad that Apple deliberately withheld this simple fix from me. Hope it helps ;) September 20, 2010 at 10:32 AM Peter T said... eHow 34,387 views 2:03 MacBook Pro External Super Drive Fix & Issues - Duration: 4:14. I bought it as a spare as I went traveling, and I've just recently used it as a replacement, as my original one has died.
It would have been really difficult to get another drive here in Mexico.Thank you so much for posting this!!! Then some of CDs would eject and never mount. But that's not what it means at all. Explore Marketplace Community Groups Forum Blog Friends Guidelines Register Log In Hello!
Advertisement Autoplay When autoplay is enabled, a suggested video will automatically play next. I hope this helps anyone else having this problem. Who would have thought, a gentle tap on the side of the disc and all my woes disappeared. THANKS EVERYONE!!!!!
Thank you so much October 31, 2015 at 10:39 PM Anonymous said... You are a hero it worked freakin awesome the first time! April 20, 2013 at 9:15 PM Sander van der Veeke said... Apple Support Number : +1844-809-1494 October 24, 2016 at 8:59 PM Post a Comment Newer Post Older Post Home Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom) Search This Blog Loading...
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. April 8, 2015 at 10:02 PM WING HO, WONG said... If you ever come to Kenya I will buy you a cold Tusker Lager! share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply Arranyn, May 15, 2012 Arranyn macrumors newbie Joined: May 15, 2012 #10 Genius!
Had given up hope after trying all the 'usual' reboot and key combinations.