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I hope this works. This will provide the necessary information on how to proceed. Macbook Pro...will that disc even work? (I once tried to install Leopard from my mom's disc but it was blocked because it was for a Macbook) Is it possible that a There is a great sense of satisfaction when not having to rely on someone else's expertise to get something fixed. https://discussions.apple.com/thread/5031507?tstart=0

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Mac OS X Version 10.4.11 What is best to do i this doesn't work? June 9, 2013 at 12:36 PM Youssef Freeman said... Thanks ElectroboyClick to expand... 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.

November 24, 2010 at 8:06 AM Anar Manafov said... ;) Thanks for the comment! Thanks, it's also worked for me!!! Really couldn't afford to have got it repaired or replaced atm. Macbook Pro Won't Accept Disc 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,

Have you reset the PRAM? The suggestion regarding System Profiler is the fist step you should follow. Awesome man it worked. http://www.macworld.com/article/1166312/storage-optical/cures-for-an-uncooperative-cd-dvd-drive.html I just used a plain business card, slipped it in while my Mac was running, slid it back and forth, concentrated on the area where the lens should be -- and

by R. Reset The Smc Macbook Pro He writes: My MacBook’s internal CD/DVD drive reads DVDs just fine. DVD Player lets you control your viewing experience just as if you were using a full-featured remote control with a standalone DVD player. Have been wondering what would have been the problem with my ROM December 18, 2015 at 2:09 PM Luis said...

  1. This solved my problem in 2 minutes.
  2. The most fundamental troubleshooting steps, such as cleaning the disc, checking its compatibility with the MacBook, or reinserting the disc several times can cure typical problems ranging from reading errors to
  3. DVD is scratched or dirty.
  4. In fact, I never Verify permissions.
  5. You rock so incredibly hard right now.
  6. Yes, my password is: Forgot your password?
  7. 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.
  8. Thank you.
  9. Groups » Mac Users » CD drive stopped working on MacBook Pro Started by schtel over 7 years ago, 29 replies Save Thread Notify Me of Replies Join Group 1.1k 6.7k
  10. My superdrive reads single layer dvd's no problem but spits out the dual layer dvd's like they were hot peppers.

Macbook Pro Cd Drive Not Reading

Thanks for the tip :) December 19, 2014 at 8:17 AM Racy Runner said... May 12, 2013 8:24 AM Helpful (3) Reply options Link to this post by Baby Boomer (USofA), Baby Boomer (USofA) May 12, 2013 4:16 PM in response to yazg1 Level 9 Apple External Cd Drive Not Working no axelasher- tried to reset pram / nvram, yet? Imac Dvd Player Not Working So perhaps it is a specialized repair.

this totally worked for me also, thanks!!!! Check This Out you probably just saved me a small fortune, thank you so much :o) December 29, 2010 at 4:57 PM Anar Manafov said... Sealed the MacBook up again, left out some screws, opened it up again! :) Had a better look at the drive and the surrounding unit and figured that pressure from above Plain and simple. Macbook Pro Cd Drive Won't Accept Cd

If cleaning fails to fix the problem, you can replace the drive yourself. I called the company and they just said that I'd probably have to get a new one. This worked perfectly! http://tubemuse.com/macbook-pro/dvd-burner-on-macbook-pro-not-working.html It then went back to the beginning of the disc and repeated this same process.

I am just going to try resetting the PRAM to see if this is the problem. Macbook Pro Cd Drive Not Grabbing Cd October 27, 2014 at 8:53 PM Anonymous said... You will need to repair the DVD drive or purchase a new one in order to watch DVD movies on Mac.

Check and see if the drive is there.

Skeptical when I first read this, and thought - "thats a good way to destroy my drive" - but blow me down - I wrapped a lens cleaning cloth around a Laptops are always going to be more expensive to fix because the hardware is much more custom made. That worked to me as well, thanks a thousand. Imac Cd Drive Not Reading That worked for me (I followed everything step by step).

It worked for me as well! loukashI don't think it pays for me trying to fix things myself. Thanks dude. have a peek here If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post).

Show this post pram/nvram: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1379 Sounds more like a hardware issue though, I'd try some compressed air - http://discussions.apple.com/thread.jspa?threadID=1670313&tstart=0 - if that still fails I'd try to borrow an external drive Thank you so much ! #17 alexbesht, May 21, 2013 (You must log in or sign up to post here.) Show Ignored Content Thread Status: Not open for further replies. We live in an extremely dusty area (construction) so I'll be repeating the process on all the Macs.Thanks again. Subscribe ▲ Learn more about Macworld's Digital Edition    🔎 Home News Reviews How-To Video Macs iPhone/iPad OS X iOS Apps Accessories Business Entertainment Subscribe Resources Macs MacBooks Mac

If the drive doesn't grab the disc, don't attempt to force it into the slot. Thank you so much for this!