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I'm on my 3rd power pack as this is a common fault also! Cleaning kits can be purchased from any store that sells CD/DVDs. Genius. well... navigate here

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Apple External Cd Drive Not Working

Laptops are always going to be more expensive to fix because the hardware is much more custom made. Thanks! 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 You my friend are an absolute genius...4 years I have been struggling on and off!!!

Older models of the MacBook, MacBook Pro, iMac, Mac Pro, and Mac minicomputers have a built-in SuperDrive. June 22, 2012 at 2:53 AM Sebastian Fascie said... Categoria Ciência e tecnologia Licença Licença padrão do YouTube Mostrar mais Mostrar menos Carregando... Macbook Pro Cd Drive Not Reading It started after I installed Toast 7.0.

the only thing I can think of right now is that it's probably got a piece of crap in it from the ill-designed keyboard area. (I notice the new macBook Pro Macbook Pro Dvd Drive Not Working Cleaned the drive with optical cloth and credit card 2or3 times. Pressure comes from resting the side of my palm on the unit when using the trackpad.

Show this post axelasherhaha, just "a old one" or "the new one" (unibody) would have been enough ;) :D Went to Maplins, big can of compressed air = £10.

so nice December 27, 2013 at 10:05 PM Anonymous said... +1 January 9, 2014 at 5:24 AM Brandon Hudson said... Macbook Pro Won't Accept Disc The SuperDrive rejected any trial to burn a DVD.Now it works.Greeting from Poland. :) October 11, 2012 at 6:51 PM alessandro davoli said... the AppleCare warranty, ha!) which can't be passed to my clients directly. I just came across this post and tried it in my 2007 MBP.

Macbook Pro Dvd Drive Not Working

Let us know a. http://eatmyrandom.blogspot.com/2010/06/macbook-pro-superdrive-wont-read-any.html Funcionou mesmo!!! Apple External Cd Drive Not Working I know its not my drive. Macbook Pro Cd Drive Won't Accept Cd Plug in the SuperDrive directly to the computer's USB port.

I just did it without even turning off he computer. check over here A desktop tower (Mac Pro, G4 say) will take significantly less time to deal with than a laptop... rile3eGot that replaced in time before my applecare runs out. After a short cleaning I got it working again :) So... Imac Dvd Player Not Working

Thanks!!! So as a last resort, totally fed up at this point and resigned to buying a new DVD drive / Macbook I remembered the first bit of advice I read.I took Fechar Sim, mantê-la Desfazer Fechar Este vídeo não está disponível. his comment is here It worked!

I figured I had nothing to loose by trying the cleaning cloth and a piece of cardboard. Reset The Smc Macbook Pro You are the best my Friend!!! Check the disc to see if it has a label or other material stuck to the disc that increases the thickness.

Hi- I've just started with the exact same problem on my I-mac...

I wrapped the cloth around the business card and while holding the ends of the the cloth I very gently dived it for a couple of centimeters in the optical drive, Things always appear difficult when you don't know how, but of course they are easy to the professional. An internal replacement drive will set you back around $100 and requires that you remove the old drive and install the new one (again, iFixit will show you how). Macbook Pro Cd Drive Not Grabbing Cd Or, why couldn't the Apple support tech I just talked to have told me this?

Thanks, Anthony! Discussion is locked Flag Permalink You are posting a reply to: MacBook CD/DVD drive won't read discs -- can it be fixed? eHow 34.387 visualizações 2:03 How to Fix your Undetected CD/DVD Drive - Duração: 4:51. weblink Worked perfectly, and I was amazed at how much dust there was on the black cloth.

it's a no-go btw. - tried to reset pram / nvram, yet? Thanks ElectroboyClick to expand... All rights reserved. A case like this could easily cost hundreds of thousands of dollars.

August 13, 2010 at 8:25 AM Anar Manafov said... I don't see the point of checking something that almost always has something to fix.Click to expand... #13 hackettr, Oct 27, 2011 plikausis uix_expand uix_collapse Registered Joined: Jan 2, 2012 I couldn't remove it without applying some force, and although it read 'push' in very tiny letters, I couldn't figure out how, or which way, to push. This will launch System Profiler and in there select 'Disk Burning' )? #2 Satcomer, May 29, 2008 electroboy uix_expand uix_collapse Registered Joined: May 28, 2008 Messages: 5 Likes Received: 0

Fila de exibição Fila __count__ / __total__ CD/DVD Player in MacBook Pro Will Not Work : Tech Yeah! A MacBook optical drive replacement could set you back as much as $250 (possibly more) for parts and labour. Permalink 1.1k 6.7k 90 schtel over 6 years ago This post is hidden because you reported it for abuse. Can someone be so kind to please help with some steps to get my cd/dvd drive to accept discs again please??

just tried your idea and it's suddenly working again!Thanks!! It means saying no to the hundred other good ideas that there are. THANK YOU!!!