View Full Version : iBook Help!!!!!!!

Apr 14, 2004, 04:58 PM
After I insert a DVD- Movie into my iBook (G3 bought in June)
it ejects it about 10 seconds later..... I tried other discs, but they do much the same!!!

Only on DVD Videos, not CD-R's or Cd's

Apr 14, 2004, 05:08 PM
You might not have a drive capable of reading DVDs, as not all of the models from last year could. Go to Apple menu->About this Mac, click on 'More Info...'. On the left expand 'Hardware' if necessary, click on 'ATA' and look for your drive listed there. Once selected, look what it says by 'Drive Type'. If it says 'CD-ROM' or similar, then you don't have a DVD drive.

Apr 14, 2004, 05:12 PM
No, it's a combo Drive

Apr 14, 2004, 05:17 PM
if it is rejecting all media then ya your drive is gone. did you still have warranty left if not they aren't cheap.

Apr 14, 2004, 05:36 PM
No, it's just rejecting DVD- Videos

I bought it in June

Apr 14, 2004, 05:54 PM
are they store bought dvd's or something someone burned, either way if its not reading a good -r media the drive would be faulty