I got the crazy idea and inserted the original iMac Applications Install DVD. 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, 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 Reset theSystem Management Controller (SMC). http://da4design.com/macbook-pro/apple-macbook-pro-cd-drive-not-working.php
I didn't even think about going into the disk utilities, and repairing the disk from there. If the disc appears warped or has a surface that isn't smooth and flat, this could be the cause the optical drive producing unusual sounds. 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 You may have to reset your computer clock after this procedure. check it out
Shut down the computer.2. I want to see a clean bill of health in the Permissions repair summary. If your MacBook is still under warranty or you have AppleCare for it, put it in Apple’s hands. Here's how to use DVD Player to access and play content on a DVD movie disc.
Proffitt Forum moderator / September 8, 2011 1:38 AM PDT In reply to: Weird fix, but I just got mine working! Any experience with that? MacBooks forum About This ForumCNET's Forum on Apple's laptop computers is the best source for finding help, troubleshooting, or tips from a community of experts. Imac Dvd Player Not Working rile3eGot that replaced in time before my applecare runs out.
Hold the keys down until the computer restarts and you hear the startup sound for the second time.6. Macbook Pro Cd Drive Won't Accept Cd While the optical drive and MacBook is relatively sturdy, there might be times when it doesn't function properly. Did a lens cleaner do the trick?
That worked for me (I followed everything step by step).
But after watching those vids and following it through step by step I conclude it's very easy. Macbook Pro Cd Drive Not Grabbing Cd A tower repair/replacement is not too daunting a task for anyone who knows how to use a screwdriver. Connect the MacBook Air SuperDrive directly to the computer's USB port instead a USB hub. Reply With Quote #9 yashsolanki29, May 29, 2010 Chiarascuro uix_expand uix_collapse Registered Joined: Jun 23, 2010 Messages: 2 Likes Received: 0 Hi, I'm having the exact same problem.
Things I should be aware of when opening it up? You have to pick carefully." And oh boy, there are thousands of good ideas I could be focusing on as well…! Apple External Cd Drive Not Working It's highly unfortunate for you if the drive has failed so soon; they should last for years. Macbook Pro Cd Drive Not Reading Inspect the disc and ensure there are no signs of warping and that the disc is perfectly flat.
and then press return Allow the computer to run though the checks. It makes a clicking noise and rejects either after 10-15seconds of trying to read it. A PMU reset is not the same on every computer so we will need to know what Mac model is in use. this content A quote from a Mac dealer was "anything up to £100 for Superdrive + approx £30 to fit." I also just replaced a noisy (worn out) cooling fan for my MacBook
by web-solutions-company / September 5, 2011 12:28 AM PDT In reply to: MacBook CD/DVD drive won't read discs -- can it be fixed? Reset The Smc Macbook Pro It remembers where you stopped viewing a DVD and gives you the option to resume play at that point. Reset the System Management Controller (SMC).
It means saying no to the hundred other good ideas that there are. 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 Oturum aç Çeviri Yazısı İstatistikler 223.148 görüntüleme 322 Bu videoyu beğendiniz mi? External Cd Drive For Mac Not Working But for the rest of us peasants... :D Permalink 6.0k 46.3k 350 loukash over 6 years ago This post is hidden because you reported it for abuse.
It was very easy, a 30min job. Do OS X even see the drive anymore (click on the top left Apple and select "About this Mac", then select 'More Info'. Sometimes this will work. #16 Satcomer, Sep 26, 2012 alexbesht uix_expand uix_collapse Registered Joined: May 21, 2013 Messages: 1 Likes Received: 0 aeastwood said: ↑ No one asked what computer have a peek at these guys 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.
Reinsert the disc into the slot and wait for the MacBook to attempt to read the disc again. There is a great sense of satisfaction when not having to rely on someone else's expertise to get something fixed. The aluminum enclosure should be facing up as shown in section 1. the Apple Help for Disk Utility does not suggest that you repair permissions twice, but I always do this.
Some sooner. Now... Some places, and if they're an AASP they're not supposed to (and will get into some deep **** with Apple if caught), will buy parts off of dumpster diving vultures like If you don't completely insert a disc, the drive will reverse and push the disc back out.
Yükleniyor... Çalışıyor... or a slot loading anything for that matter. MobileZone 26.385 görüntüleme 2:50 How to remove a CD Rom Disk that is stuck in a slot loading Apple's iMac or MacBook computers - Süre: 13:48. Help Community Guidelines Discogs About Us Blog Shop App Jobs API Change Log Help Is Here Help & Support Forum Keyboard Shortcuts Join In Get Started Sign Up Contribute Add Release
If the disc continues not to eject, reset the System Management Controller (SMC)and try steps 1-4 again. In addition, the Mac Blu-ray Player enables users to play nearly all video files, like MP4, MOV, AVI, FLV, MTS, MXF, etc with best video/picture/sound quality. I don't have Apple Care so I don't know what I must do. 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