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ibook G4 wont accept CD disc ??

Discussion in 'PowerPC Macs' started by Ines, Oct 4, 2005.

  1. macrumors member


    My ibook G4 wont accept a CD. I have held down eject/F12 and nothing comes out. Usually it simply sucks in a CD when partially inserted?

    Has anyone else had problems?

  2. macrumors G4

    Lord Blackadder

    This may sound stupid, but is there a disc in the drive already?
  3. macrumors 6502a


    if there is a cd in the drive you might be able to get it out by using open firmware simply:

    Hold down Cmd-Opt-O-F (during start up) then at the prompt type

    eject cd

    or try holding the mouse button down during start up will force eject the cd.

    i have had once a stuck cd (did not eject at all not even the people at the genius bar could get it out) a service tech at the apple store replaced my combo drive with a new one.

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