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Thanks for the tip! The good news is I found a solution to my problem so hopefully others will find this info useful as well. So net-net folks - start with this approach first. Really couldn't afford to have got it repaired or replaced atm. his comment is here

And then just yesterday as I booted up, I could hear the drive making a slightly different noise than before. Worked like a charm !! Sign in Share More Report Need to report the video? My MBP 2009 still works great, only the SuperDrive wouldn't read any CD or DVD. https://discussions.apple.com/thread/5031507?tstart=0

Apple Computers Troubleshooting The Slot-loading Superdrive

good luck, #12 Chiarascuro, Sep 22, 2010 hackettr uix_expand uix_collapse Registered Joined: Oct 26, 2011 Messages: 1 Likes Received: 0 OMG. All good so far. I'm sure I was testing the drive with a DVD, which works fine now. it's a no-go btw. - tried to reset pram / nvram, yet?

I looked in internet and found a verrrrryyyy long thread on Apple Discussion forum with the similar issue, and all kinds of suggestions how to fix.I, personally, think, that there you That worked to me as well, thanks a thousand. I then inserted a blank DVD (my goal) and what do you know - it recognized it and didn't eject it like it had been doing. Macbook Pro Won't Accept Disc template.

As this is an "accident" happening a lot it seems, I easily found a tutorial on how to recover the card with an L shaped carton that you stick into the Macbook Pro Cd Drive Not Reading Sign in to make your opinion count. August 1, 2012 at 4:25 PM Elena said... http://smallbusiness.chron.com/troubleshoot-optical-drive-macbook-46089.html Advertise on MacRumors Our Staff Arnold Kim Editorial Director Email • Twitter Eric Slivka Editor in Chief Email • Twitter Juli Clover Editor Email • Twitter Joe Rossignol Editor Email •

Permalink 606 447 75 sylviothegreat over 7 years ago This post is hidden because you reported it for abuse. Macbook Pro Cd Drive Not Grabbing Cd I'm in real trouble here........ Amazing... August 2, 2015 at 3:17 PM pjpreilly said...

Macbook Pro Cd Drive Not Reading

I was going to buy a new super-drive for my MacBook Pro mid 2009... I have never tried to fix anything on my Macbook Pro before as I'm a technophobe and usually completely baffled by anything on it. Apple Computers Troubleshooting The Slot-loading Superdrive 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 Imac Dvd Player Not Working If you find a solution to your problem I would be very grateful if you told me about it via this thread. #7 auntdennis, Feb 6, 2010 aeastwood uix_expand uix_collapse

Problem persisted.Well, since I didn't have time (a lot of work) to send my laptop to Apple store to fixe the issue, I decided to give up and just ignore it. http://itenlightenment.com/macbook-pro/mac-pro-disc-drive-not-working.html I ejected the disc, and now I can insert and play any disc I want. So, after trying all the information I found reading forums on this problem (ie., holding eject during reboot, holding mouse key during restart, holding "C" during startup, etc.) nothing worked. I'd bet if you take a look around, replacing the optical drive in a Dell or HP laptop isn't all that much different in cost from Apple. Macbook Pro Cd Drive Won't Accept Cd

WOW! So, he refused some of medias :( I didn't actually pay any attention to it, since I am not burning much. Always the same story Permalink 606 447 75 sylviothegreat over 7 years ago This post is hidden because you reported it for abuse. weblink August 30, 2015 at 4:13 PM Unknown said...

It just sat there spinning and chugging no matter what I did. Reset The Smc Macbook Pro Okay, I want to give you a big hug! He just refused to read ANY of them.

It worked for me.

I appreciate the writer for the efforts to make this article so informative for the people December 6, 2012 at 6:56 AM Anonymous said... May 30, 2011 at 11:54 PM Anonymous said... This will provide the necessary information on how to proceed. Imac Cd Drive Not Reading It just hums inside for a little while and then it spits is out.

Transcript The interactive transcript could not be loaded. Last time I used by disc drive was two days ago & it was working fine. I'm beyond happy November 16, 2011 at 6:27 AM mr. check over here But NOW not only can I play DVDs again but I feel much more confident about trying to sort issues out myself with suggestions rom great forums like this one.

well... Worked for me too. Michael share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply motrek, Oct 6, 2012 motrek macrumors 68020 Joined: Sep 14, 2012 #18 Just FYI, if you My DVD drive is acting up with the clicking noises and chewing up of some discs that put into it.

the Apple Help for Disk Utility does not suggest that you repair permissions twice, but I always do this. Step 3: Play Blu-Ray movies When movie is loaded, you can play Blu-Ray movies with outstanding and perfect video quality. It worked for me. Click "Open Disc" button to movies from Blu-Ray disc or click "Open File" button to load video file from hard drive.

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