not reading cd

Discussion in 'Mac Basics and Help' started by fanspeed, Feb 17, 2007.

  1. fanspeed macrumors member

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    my mini says i inserted a blank cd, but when i put the cd in another computer the pictures on the cd show up. my mini was purchased in dec. 2005, here are the specs
    Machine Name: Mac mini
    Machine Model: PowerMac10,2
    CPU Type: PowerPC G4 (1.2)
    Number Of CPUs: 1
    CPU Speed: 1.33 GHz
    L2 Cache (per CPU): 512 KB
    Memory: 512 MB
    Bus Speed: 167 MHz
    Boot ROM Versio
    thanks Larry
     
  2. Fleetwood Mac macrumors 65816

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    What type of disc are you using?

    Do you have a combo or superdrive?
     
  3. fanspeed thread starter macrumors member

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    combo

    it has a combo drive and the disk is a tdk cdr
     
  4. 2nyRiggz macrumors 603

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    Is the "other" computer a mac?
    What are those pictures saved as?





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  5. fanspeed thread starter macrumors member

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    pc

    when i use my neighbors pc the pictures show, but the pictures were put on the cd using an apple laptop. i tried using a cleaning cd but that didn't help.
     
  6. 2nyRiggz macrumors 603

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    Ok, check your settings in preference and set it to open up in iphoto/toast....give it a try. I've seen this before but a little eject and insert helped it out.





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