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by psychonaut91 / September 7, 2011 6:25 PM PDT In reply to: MacBook CD/DVD drive won't read discs -- can it be fixed? How to Fix? I gave the whole unit a good spraying with the compressed air, and inside the DVD/CD drive. Shut down your computer and turn on later. his comment is here

Useful Searches Recent Posts Mac Support Forums Mac Help Forums Mac OS X System & Mac Software Cd/dvd Drive Not Working! So did mine, out of the box last October (one of the last "old" MBPs with matte display… :). I just keep the receipt and get a new one each time so I'm never out of pocket. I agree with trying a lens cleaning disk.

Macbook Pro Dvd Player Not Working

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  • Model Name: MacBook Pro 15" Model Identifier: MacBookPro2,2 Processor Name: Intel Core 2 Duo Processor Speed: 2.33 GHz axelasherdid you "travel" with a cd/dvd in the drive?
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Everything You Need To Know - Duration: 10:39. I used the Toast, but the problem started the next time I restarted my machine. Thank you! Mac Won't Read Discs Buy an external dvd/cd burner or get optical drive repaired?

But if it is all one component, then it has to be software related right? (reminder: CD's work perfect, DVD don't do a damn thing) #11 campodelverano, Sep 18, 2010 Privacy Policy Ad Choice Terms of Use Mobile User Agreement cnet Reviews All Reviews Audio Cameras Laptops Phones Roadshow Smart Home Tablets TVs News All News Apple Crave Internet Microsoft Mobile Loading... Open same up.At the bottom left of the window, click on the purple button w/the "?" in the middle.This will bring up the Help Menu.===============Try a different brand.

Top forum favoritesCDsFUJITDKVerbatimDVDsMaxellVerbatimMake sure the DVDs are not dirty, smudged and/or scratched.http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=50448 How to Handle and Clean CD and DVD DiscsYour drive may need cleaning. Macbook Pro Won't Play Dvd It started after I installed Toast 7.0. My CD's too get ejected and don't write correctly or don't write at all. Not sure why this is always such shocking news to people, but whatever.

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Determine if Repair Disk Permissions completed successfully. thanks you saved me money. Macbook Pro Dvd Player Not Working Or your SuperDrive is bad or damaged. 3. Imac Dvd Player Not Working System issue usually after upgrading os x to Lion or Mountain Lion.

It spins it around for a while then ejects it automatically. http://tubemuse.com/macbook-pro/dvd-rom-not-working-macbook-pro.html Subscribe to the Houston Chronicle | Shopping | Classifieds | Obits | Place an Ad | La Voz Register | Sign In Home Local In Local Neighborhoods Houston & Texas Traffic Again, thanks helped a bunch Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - worked by cafeolei / February 19, 2012 5:57 AM PST In reply to: ... Genius! Macbook Pro Cd Drive Not Reading

TechCentury 945,903 views 5:39 How to Fix your Undetected CD/DVD Drive - Duration: 4:51. pls explain? Pulling and replacing those parts as I find them. weblink Click on your Hard drive partition "Macintosh (or what ever you renamed yours too)"3.

Jun 8, 2014 3:39 PM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by Artiss, Artiss Jun 15, 2014 2:33 AM in response to mattcurtis777 Level 1 (0 points) Jun 15, Macbook Pro Cd Drive Won't Accept Cd Tutorials of how to rip DVD on Mac: Rip DVD on Mac without Optical Drive | Rip DVD on Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan • Use a Third-party DVD Player Some commercial DVDs with region codes or other protections, some DVDs burned from videos or scratched/broken DVDs won't play on Mac DVD player for incompatibility problems.

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Provided I have a running backup Mac, which I do of course: the aforementioned PB, as well as an inherited eMac, and a data backup strategy which enables me to synch ANy tips or advice? Click the Repair Disk Permissions button (there is also a Verify Permissions button). Macbook Pro Won't Accept Disc Here's my problem: when I put a CD or DVD into the drive, it spins around and clicks a lot but never seems to really catch, and after about a minute

This is, basically: In Disk Utility, select the computer's hard drive in the list. Don't know about the Apple Geniuses in the genuine Apple Stores (not available in my area), but apparently the PB G4's display replacement seems to be one of the biggest nightmares Obviously it was in a well protected laptop case. http://tubemuse.com/macbook-pro/dvd-not-working-on-macbook.html In other words: as a self-employed person, my hourly fee also includes a certain amount of extra work and inevitable expenses (like my tools, incl.

Add to Want to watch this again later? Step 3. When I put a disc in it just spins around, doesn't sound like it should though and I can hear a clicking sound for a short time. I tend to pick it up from the section where the drive is housed, and I figure that the pressure between my thumb and fingers may have caused the mechanism to

Why sometimes DVDs cannot play on our Mac computers (especially on MacBook Pro) and how to fix the problem for playing DVDs on Mac smoothly? Permalink 8.9k 639 rile3e over 7 years ago This post is hidden because you reported it for abuse. It had a couple of issues during the warranty as well, but for most parts caused by an incompetent service guy… (who got fired after he messed up my PB) cheers Photo Credits Medioimages/Photodisc/Photodisc/Getty Images Suggest an Article Correction Related Searches More Articles [Install iWork] | How to Remotely Install iWork From MacBook to MacBook Air [Macbook Pro] | How to Burn

Restart the MacBook while holding the left mouse button or pressing down on the track pad. So, you need to repair or buy a new one to make DVD playback run well on your Mac. • For the second possibility, you can try to reset NVRAM (or All postings and use of the content on this site are subject to the Apple Support Communities Terms of Use.  Apple Support Communities More ways to shop: Visit an Apple Excellent!

It makes a wheezing noise and spits all disks back out. - My macbook won't read or play DVD's. Repair Permissions Open Disk Utility, in the Applications > Utilities folder, and choose Help > Disk Utility Help. What can I do I try all steps what there written! #14 plikausis, Jan 2, 2012 samsdot uix_expand uix_collapse Registered Joined: Sep 26, 2012 Messages: 1 Likes Received: 0 electroboy Nobody had answers..

Things always appear difficult when you don't know how, but of course they are easy to the professional. I just tested the following: DVD - Works fine DVD-rw Containing Video)- Works fine DVD-rw Containing Data)- Works fine CD - NOT working CDr - NOT working The CDs get ejected