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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. I don't have Apple Care so I don't know what I must do. rile3eGot that replaced in time before my applecare runs out. Danny Do 431,552 views 4:51 How To Get A Stuck CD Or DVD Out Of Your Mac - Duration: 2:59. navigate here

Disclaimer I would not recommend taking your mac book pro apart. Apr 2, 2014 12:27 PM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by salsabella, salsabella Apr 9, 2014 8:12 AM in response to yazg1 Level 1 (0 points) Apr 9, In situations like this, I don't believe that I should have to pay for a new SuperDrive because it is more than a simple and random failure of a component. Working...

Apple Computers Troubleshooting The Slot-loading Superdrive

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, Keith Duncan 264,340 views 2:17 How to OPEN/UN-LOCK a APPLE Super Driver or USB APPLE DRIVE. - Duration: 1:58. Recommend tiny 'star' shaped screwdrivers. Working...

Open Disk Utilites2. Inspect the disc and ensure there are no signs of warping and that the disc is perfectly flat. I used the same method with several baby wipes and guess what...It worked!!!I can now play all my DVD's and CD'sWish I'd just done this in the first place.Matt Jan 23, Macbook Pro Disk Drive Won't Accept Discs it's a no-go btw.

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. You'd think more people would have experienced it by now.Of course the MacBook uses a slot loading slimline drive, and while it's not overly difficult to change out, there are some And it now works again!

It never shows up on my desktop, so the computer is unable to read anything from the CD or DVD.

Sign in Transcript Statistics 22,154 views 26 Like this video? Macbook Pro Disc Drive Not Working If after restarting the MacBook the optical drive still produces unusual sounds, shut down the laptop. Loading... 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

Macbook Pro Ejects Dvd Without Reading

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Loading... Apple Computers Troubleshooting The Slot-loading Superdrive 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: ... Macbook Pro Keeps Ejecting Discs maybe it's a known problem and/or part of a recall?

Working... http://itenlightenment.com/macbook-pro/macbook-dvd-drive-not-working.html Feb 25, 2009 5:25 AM Helpful (3) Reply options Link to this post by Ryan Braunberger, Ryan Braunberger Feb 26, 2009 1:05 AM in response to Vauha27 Level 1 (10 points) Mine is running sweet now after being fixed free of charge! Then it became a third of the time, then half of the time, and now it's about 99% of the time. Macbook Pro Won't Read Dvd

Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Agree with Bob by Jimmy Greystone / August 25, 2011 11:25 PM PDT In reply to: Same issue I agree with Bob. But that's not what it means at all. Any ideas on what tests I can do, or re-install drivers etc? http://itenlightenment.com/macbook-pro/macbook-pro-cd-dvd-drive-not-working.html Loading...

Was this answer helpful? Dvd Player Keeps Ejecting Disc View the answer I have this problem too Subscribed to new answers Is this a good question? Turn on the computer.4.

If cleaning fails to fix the problem, you can replace the drive yourself.

But when it is a problem that is exhibited by numerous people, there should be a more responsive effort from Apple than "send it in for repair." My computer is 15 Working... Jun 14, 2014 7:33 PM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by den.thed, den.thed Jun 14, 2014 8:42 PM in response to salsabella Level 7 (28,011 points) Jun 14, Macbook Keeps Ejecting Dvd by cindyg909 / February 14, 2009 5:04 AM PST First, my MacBook is a little more than a year old and is no longer covered under warranty, so I would like

I'd like to know what you did? Couldn't remove the DVD/CD drive as there was a very small junction lead coming from it attached to the motherboard. Permalink 128 axelasher over 7 years ago This post is hidden because you reported it for abuse. weblink thanks you saved me money.

And same problem? You are just talking to other users here.Regarding the user who "Apple would not talk to unless he paid $50" if your issue turns out to be a hardware problem that Please try again later. I know that at least one of the other drive models started happening after the SuperDrive 2.1 driver was released.Message was edited by: Gryff Feb 26, 2009 11:22 AM Helpful (0)

Cox 1,928,075 views 53:27 New Macbook Pro can't walk & chew gum at same time(watch wifi + USB = fail) PART 1 - Duration: 1:19:59. Show this post schtelI can't see why not. 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 eHow 223,351 views 3:32 Apple 13" MacBook Disassembly and Repair video - Duration: 9:08.

Then if it is still not working, Contact Apple Support or your local Apple Authorized Service Provider and make an appointment to have the CD/DVD Drive serviced. Open Menu Close Menu Apple Shopping Bag Apple Mac iPad iPhone Watch TV Music Support Search apple.com Shopping Bag : CommunitiesSign inPostBrowse discussionsContact SupportSearchCommunitiesContact SupportSign inContentPeopleSearch Support CommunitiesNotebooksMacBook Pro Please enter JIUJITSU2000 56,833 views 19:04 How to fix a DVD drive's tray that doesn't open or eject - Duration: 9:45. If the drive still produces strange sounds, take the MacBook to an authorized repair center or computer shop.

Snazzy Labs 801,240 views 3:50 MacBook Pro External Super Drive Fix & Issues - Duration: 4:14. Cleaning kits can be purchased from any store that sells CD/DVDs. Yes No Voted Undo Score 0 Cancel Add a comment 0/1024 Cancel Post comment Are you sure you want to delete this zzzzzz? by R.

Sign in 324 135 Don't like this video? Clarence Ie 54,765 views 6:23 DIY How to fix an Apple slot loading CD DVD drive - Duration: 5:28. Now my BRAND NEW laptop is having issues. It started happening a few months ago, and maybe only 1 out of 10 or 20 discs would it do this.

Any time I get something like this coming across my workbench, I just replace the drive.