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Your reply is you don't have a disk or you haven't tried it. Feb 8, 2009 10:27 PM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post Page 1 Next Apple Footer This site contains user submitted content, comments and opinions and is for informational Show this post I've just realized this problem isn't quite fixed, and I'm thinking it's not the hardware that's faulty. May 13, 2014 11:05 AM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by dru1313, dru1313 Jun 8, 2014 3:39 PM in response to mattcurtis777 Level 1 (0 points) Jun 8, navigate here

Lol May 10, 2014 4:53 AM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by MacFly2300, MacFly2300 May 13, 2014 11:05 AM in response to mattcurtis777 Level 1 (0 points) May Tested the drive out, no difference, still not working. Worked awesome! This is, basically: In Disk Utility, select the computer's hard drive in the list.

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Sorry There was an error emailing this page. Loading... Sign in to make your opinion count. 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.

Loading... If your answer is no to all of these questions, than your CD/DVD unit is dead. Attach the computer's power cord.5. Macbook Pro Cd Drive Won't Accept Cd I have tried resetting the PRam (3 times in a row), using DiskUtility to fix permissions and neither has helped.

That works too. 4. Macbook Pro Cd Drive Not Working Apr 9, 2014 8:12 AM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by bobrave, bobrave May 10, 2014 4:53 AM in response to mattcurtis777 Level 1 (0 points) May 10, Watch QueueQueueWatch QueueQueue Remove allDisconnect Loading... A tower repair/replacement is not too daunting a task for anyone who knows how to use a screwdriver.

Loading... Imac Dvd Player Not Working Sign in to add this to Watch Later Add to Loading playlists... I just burned a CD and it worked fine. Last Modified: Nov 5, 2013 Helpful?

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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 I've just tried the CD in my Bose Wave unit, and it sounds great. Apple External Cd Drive Not Working The time now is 06:46 AM. Reset The Smc Macbook Pro I have had a Mac (2 laps and a desk) for 10+ years now and never a hardware failure.

there is a space between the k and the hyphen... Just happened. Top JimmyMac 8 MB Posts: 13 Joined: February 26th, 2009, 1:04 am Re: Diagnose CD burner problem? I am amazed. Macbook Pro Cd Drive Not Accepting Cds

So perhaps it is a specialized repair. If you have a recent model MacBook you may be suffering what many others are fighting with, and things may have stopped working after a firmware update. It was very easy, a 30min job. his comment is here Show this post I bought a new battery on eBay about 18months ago for £50.

A PMU reset is not the same on every computer so we will need to know what Mac model is in use. Macbook Pro Won't Accept Disc And same problem? Does it cost a lot of money to repair?

BTW where are your Restore disks?

Anyway, I removed a couple of songs from my play list so that I was not pushing the time limit - instead of burning 1.2 hours, I tried to burn a If you have the time, patience, and money, I encourage you to take your non-functioning drive to a professional. I am running Mac OS X Version 10.4.11 I've clicked on the Apple and the "more info" box is shaded and won't let me click on it! Macbook Pro Cd Drive Not Reading Things I should be aware of when opening it up?

I have already burned several (8 - 10) with it, but when I tried to burn one yesterday, it failed to do so. So am I and so do I. Quote Postby kriegvision » May 1st, 2009, 6:13 pm Sounds like it's burning the initial index onto the CD but the burn is failing for whatever reason. weblink Quote Postby Turboladdade » May 29th, 2009, 1:15 pm If I didn't know any better I'd say you have a failing optical drive.

I popped in one of those cleaner discs and it's working great now. Those superdrives are really a piece of junk. Close Yeah, keep it Undo Close This video is unavailable. A MacBook optical drive replacement could set you back as much as $250 (possibly more) for parts and labour.

Many, many thanks, kriegvision!!! Indeed if money doesn't mean much then it holds no value and you can spend what you like. Danny Do 431,552 views 4:51 Macbook DVD drive fix Repair CD/DVD drive won't read discs - Duration: 2:50. May 12, 2013 9:16 AM Helpful (1) Reply options Link to this post by mattcurtis777,★Helpful mattcurtis777 Jan 23, 2014 2:03 PM in response to yazg1 Level 1 (5 points) Jan 23,

Stay logged in Mac Support Forums Mac Help Forums Mac OS X System & Mac Software Home Contact Us Help Terms and Rules Privacy Policy Top Forum software by XenForo™ ©2010-2015 Now... Repair Permissions Open Disk Utility, in the Applications > Utilities folder, and choose Help > Disk Utility Help. it's a no-go btw.

eHow SubscribeSubscribedUnsubscribe504,774504K Loading... Quote Postby JimmyMac » June 1st, 2009, 10:53 pm Is that a doable replacement for someone like myself? Cant believe it was this simple, for those who are still having issues give it a try.Still seems weird that right after leopard installed months ago I got the errors, somehow in case it's a software based error.

This discussion is locked            jhsiao Level 1 (0 points) Q: DVD/CD burning issues resolved I too have been having many of the issues as others here. I don't play CDs, unless installing software, so I don't think I spotted the problem when trying to play a CD. Some have suggested that it can be fixed by reinstalling the Mac OS or zapping the computer’s PRAM (start up the Mac and hold down Command-Option-P-R until you hear two startup 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.

Abraham Levit 74,960 views 13:48 How to Reset the SMC System Management Controller on a Macbook Pro Macbook and Macbook Air - Duration: 2:56. 123myIT 110,751 views 2:56 How To Replace I don't do much with discs, and since it's a 4.5 year old laptop, I never got it serviced, which predictably landed me in a bind.