Couple of swipes later no more ejecting blank disks, much obliged <3 December 8, 2011 at 4:47 PM Ed Callahan said... It worked, thank you!! Feb 25, 2014 3:04 AM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by PedroH, PedroH Mar 3, 2014 11:11 AM in response to mattcurtis777 Level 1 (0 points) Mar 3, David A. http://vicnot.net/macbook-pro/macbook-cd-reader-not-working.html
Thanks for the Tip! As for the drive in question, replacing them isn't all that bad. I was going to buy a new super-drive for my MacBook Pro mid 2009... Others say it’s worth wrapping a credit card in soft cotton cloth, applying some denatured alcohol to the cloth, and swiping the cloth-covered card in and out of the drive slot
I didn't even think about going into the disk utilities, and repairing the disk from there. November 24, 2010 at 9:56 AM Anonymous said... 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. It's not every year, and if you look around, you'll see optical drive failures are common across the entire industry.
June 28, 2015 at 3:19 AM Bestapplerepairs London said... 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 Thanks for the great tip! Macbook Pro Won't Accept Disc THANKS SO MUCH for the tip.
Should i do a PMU/SMU/SMC reset on it? Imac Dvd Player Not Working worked great to solve a year old problem! Louis Rossmann 378,788 views 1:19:59 How to Clean Your Mac - Duration: 25:43. More about the author What I will say is that the DVD drive is not protected very well at all.
I'm going to get a new iMac first anyway before I decide on which new notebook I shall require. Macbook Pro Cd Drive Not Grabbing Cd December 22, 2013 at 7:13 AM Apple TV WiDi said... Clarence Ie 54,765 views 6:23 How to insert a disc on MacBook Pro - Duration: 1:27. The Problem.
If the drive is damaged (and not under warranty) the cost of replacement will be determined mostly by the computer model. http://www.techisky.com/how-to/fix-dvd-player-not-working-on-mac.html Thanks for your blog man you saved me $$. Apple Computers Troubleshooting The Slot-loading Superdrive Nobody had answers.. Macbook Pro Cd Drive Not Reading My superdrive reads single layer dvd's no problem but spits out the dual layer dvd's like they were hot peppers.
I don't think I still have the one that came with the mbp. check over here David A. I go straight for Repair. I've restarted and shut down but nothing seems to work. Macbook Pro Cd Drive Won't Accept Cd
just tried your solution and everything works fine now... Worked like a charm on my dirty old MacBook Pro! This solved my problem in 2 minutes. http://vicnot.net/macbook-pro/macbook-pro-cd-reader-not-working.html Disruptive posting: Flaming or offending other usersIllegal activities: Promote cracked software, or other illegal contentOffensive: Sexually explicit or offensive languageSpam: Advertisements or commercial links Submit report Cancel report Track this discussion
December 8, 2011 at 4:43 PM mr. Reset The Smc Macbook Pro Shut down the computer.2. A desktop tower (Mac Pro, G4 say) will take significantly less time to deal with than a laptop...
Mine is running sweet now after being fixed free of charge! I tried every single one. I couldn't beleive the amount of crud that came out of it. Macbook Pro Won't Play Dvd Very tiny junction = approx 3mm.
Simply blowing into mine worked. Now... You Absolute hero, thanks so much, worked a treat! http://vicnot.net/macbook-pro/macbook-pro-usb-hub-not-working.html Links CAF to MP3 Keepvid for Mac © 2016 TechiSky.
Finally, ensure that the disc you're trying to use is compatible with the Mac operating system. Hoi, It worked wonders. I cleaned on the left side of SuperDrive, since the lens should be at the left hand side.This dirty and free trick actually worked. The ONLY thing it seems I haven't tried is reinstalling the OS X.
Obviously there is a procedure to follow, you don't need to be a rocket scientist. December 29, 2011 at 3:42 AM Anonymous said... ... I a experiencing a similar problem. I also bought an inexpensive external drive to use on this mac and had the exact same problem.
Thank YOU! Step 3: Play Blu-Ray movies When movie is loaded, you can play Blu-Ray movies with outstanding and perfect video quality. Even a real cd or dvd is not getting any response either! April 8, 2015 at 10:02 PM WING HO, WONG said...
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Awesome thank you so much! Buy an external dvd/cd burner or get optical drive repaired? the Apple Help for Disk Utility does not suggest that you repair permissions twice, but I always do this.