If you’re RICH then simply take your machine to an Apple Store and pay the money for a new drive or a warranted cleaning. Jun 17, 6: Self employed contract worker. Just wanted to applaud you on your patience and diligence in answering peoples questions. I dragged the lint free cloth, that I used for my camera lenses, from my camera bag and lightly dusted the drives optical lens.

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P love your blog btw. However, I did not see the message you see. Please register, and get one. The Expert answered my Mac question and was patient. Although I wouldn’t recommend ‘anyone’ opening up their Macbook Pro ‘Unibody’ as there are obviously some costly mistakes to be made, Apple have managed to make their Unibody Macbook Pro’s pleasantly easy to work on for people that have a moderate knowledge of the insides of a computer in general.


I didn’t rub it or push it, I dusted it gently as it’s a very delicate sprung system that doesn’t want to be beaten up. This is what I did and may not be the most effective way to deal with it but in the basis I have a history with Electro-Mechanical repair mtashita done the most basic cleaning routine. Superdrive matshita dvd-r uj Hold the keys down until the computer restarts.

The drive itself is connected by what I think is a SATA cable that is connected to the back of the machine as ,atshita as a surface mount connector that can simply be lifted gently from the logic board your machine, your problem if you get it wrong.


You katshita to eject the disk for Info X to work. The last time I used the drive, that I can remember is in December for installing Office.

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Jun 17, 3: Matshita Dvd R Uj Ata Device driver installation manager was reported as very satisfying by magshita large percentage of our reporters, so it is recommended to download and install. I didn’t have that experience.

There’s a chance it could simply be a stubborn bit of fluff or even a tiny part of hair that wont shift without a simple dusting. This happened on the last macBookPro I had, and despite replacements from Apple it never worked properly.

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Treat it like your washing a fly…! Jun 20, I put them in and i can hear the drive working and checking but it appears that the software does not recognise any of the data. Jan 21, 4: I decided to flip mine over and see if I could fix it. Unscrew the ally panel’s tiny little screws if you don’t have a tiny magnetic screw driver by now, then you should stop and go and get one as you’ll need it and a steady hand to put it back together and you’ll currently be looking at the whole optical drive mechanism.


One is to make the drive Region Free, the other will matshota it back to factory settings not region free. Jun 24, 9: Cvd-r employed contract worker. I just installed the game “Stalker, Call of Pripyat” in my Windows partition and the machine worked fine through the install which surprised me although when I tried to matxhita the game it just sat there ‘not’ reading the disk….

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Masthita have given up using the optical drive. Your method worked on my Macbook Unibody as well. Jun 27, 8: This happens with all discs, even ones that work when tested on my wife’s MBP.

Jan 7, 5: The optical drive is on your left and is held in by threw screws. Took off the battery compartment and removed the battery.

Posted on Jun 17, 5: Carefully peel away the cable that runs to the screen, undo the screws then ‘loosen’ off the cable restrainer than makes it hard to get the optical drive out.

I have the same question and hope that a new version of the matshita flasher will be available soon.