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 CommunitiesDesktop ComputersiMac Please enter I go straight for Repair. 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. I'm sure that when I found this problem over a couple of weeks ago it was because I couldn't play a DVD. http://amptools.net/cd-drive/my-cd-drive-is-not-working-mac.html
Click on the *Repoir Disk Permissions* buttonMy issue was all related to my user preferences, and this reset the preference. most actually. I thought maybe the drive had gone bad, so I installed another drive that I had taken out of a G5 Mac and I still have the same problem. Related Articles [Solved] DVD Won't Play on Windows 10?
Cheers Electroboy #3 electroboy, May 29, 2008 electroboy uix_expand uix_collapse Registered Joined: May 28, 2008 Messages: 5 Likes Received: 0 Satcomer, I've just reset the PRAM and still the drive I had to have a drive replaced on a two year old imac before, belt on the drive went I think, Apple did it under the extended warranty but I'm guessing How to Insert Video MKV,MP4,MOV,FLV,WebM,MTS to Kingsoft(WPS) Presentation? Most of the time the parts are already on their last legs, and fail pretty quickly, but people buy them because they might be a few bucks cheaper than getting one
PMSL! If your DVD discs are not supported, your dvd player app will go to a black screen and then unexpectedly quit. How to Rip CD to FLAC on Mac/macos Sierra/El Capitan/Yosemite etc.? Imac Cd Drive Not Reading It's the thinnest one on the market.
Click the Repair Disk Permissions button (there is also a Verify Permissions button). Macbook Pro Cd Drive Not Reading My DVD/CD drive didn't work out of the box on the late June model 15" unibody macbook pro I bought, just shows, can't rely on nothing nowadays. Really couldn't afford to have got it repaired or replaced atm. http://www.macworld.com/article/1166312/storage-optical/cures-for-an-uncooperative-cd-dvd-drive.html Just happened.
Or I may consider the MacBook air as it has no DVD drive to go wrong. Macbook Pro Cd Drive Not Grabbing Cd If you're using a disc formatted for use with a Windows machine, the MacBook optical drive may not be able to read it properly. I'd like to know what you did? I also bought an inexpensive external drive to use on this mac and had the exact same problem.
Permalink 128 axelasher over 7 years ago This post is hidden because you reported it for abuse. http://smallbusiness.chron.com/troubleshoot-optical-drive-macbook-46089.html Show this post axelasher- what macbook pro is it? Apple Computers Troubleshooting The Slot-loading Superdrive The suggestion regarding System Profiler is the fist step you should follow. Macbook Pro Cd Drive Won't Accept Cd Thanks!
by macktn / November 7, 2011 10:40 PM PST In reply to: As you see more drives. this content Reinsert the disc and eject it several times. Turn on the computer.4. I am dealing with the same issue, though it doesn't affect every data disk I insert and nor does it spit out every blank disk (DVD or CD), just some... Macbook Pro Won't Accept Disc
In fact, DVD player cannot read all types of DVDs. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - ... Tried another non iMac disc (.jpgs) and it would not read.Frustrating. weblink in case it's a software based error. - checked apple knowledgebase for the error?
Mac will restart Zapping the PRam Restart (or start up)> hold down Apple key-option-P-R Keep these keys held down until you hear the start-up chime three times and then release, and Reset The Smc Macbook Pro Recuva for Mac:Download Recuva Alternative for macOS Sierra/Yosemite MP3 Splitter Mac: MP3 CUE Splitter to Split MP3 without Quility Loss on Mac HEVC H.265 Converter: Fast Convert HEVC H.265 4K Video maybe it's a known problem and/or part of a recall?
Click the First Aid tab in the Disk Utility window. TechiSky How-To's Software News Deals Answers How to Solve DVD Player Not Working on Mac (El Capitan included)? Flag Permalink This was helpful (4) Collapse - web-solutions-company Try with this ... Mac Won't Read Discs good luck, #12 Chiarascuro, Sep 22, 2010 hackettr uix_expand uix_collapse Registered Joined: Oct 26, 2011 Messages: 1 Likes Received: 0 OMG.
Try to reset the computer's SMC to see if your DVD player can work on Mac or not. All rights reserved. Show this post Mine is erratic too Permalink 1.1k 6.7k 90 schtel over 7 years ago This post is hidden because you reported it for abuse. check over here Mac will restart Zapping the PRam Restart (or start up)> hold down Apple key-option-P-R Keep these keys held down until you hear the start-up chime three times and then release, and
I've tried resetting PRam. Iv tried: Different USB ports, Different CDs Works fine on the home pc. Permalink 128 axelasher over 7 years ago This post is hidden because you reported it for abuse. I figured I had nothing to loose by trying the cleaning cloth and a piece of cardboard.