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    how to check my dvd drive

    The DVDdrive of my mid 2010imac, seems to fail to read CDs and DVDs i mount. Ive installed 2 SSDs and i was thinking that maybe something happened and i might either unplugged or damaged the optical drive cause it was working before. Im not certain what could of happened, but i do find it a bit...
  2. Heindijs

    Resolved Some questions about IDE to SATA for DVD drives for a Powermac G4

    Hello everyone. I bought a Quicksilver Powermac G4 at a thrift store today and sadly the DVD drive is no longer working. I felt like it was to much hassle to clean or lubricate it (in fact, I did that to no effect) so I'll just buy another one. The problem is that there are obviously no more...
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    DVD not mounting after installing High Sierra

    I have a Mid 2011 21.5" Mac with optical dvd running High Sierra, 10.13.6. After installing high sierra the dvd drive no longer mounts a dvd when inserted. It just spins and then eventually ejects the DVD. Any suggestions? Thanks
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    VLC no longer plays DVD from other region

    I have a Macbook Pro that I bought in 2014. It came with Mavericks installed and I never bothered to update the system until last year when the hard drive crashed and I had to reinstall everything. I have Sierra now. Before the crash/update, I was able to play DVDs from any region using VLC, but...
  5. Rldavis829

    Disk drive not reading discs

    So I have a MacBook Pro with El Capitan 10.11.6 and the dvd drive started being funny a few weeks ago. It now spits out discs that it used to read. *Not all discs. It still reads some but not all.* They’ll spin for a few seconds and you’ll hear it try then it spits it back out. These are dvds...
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    DVD drive region changes MBP

    Hello all, this may be the dumbest question you've read this whole day, but I'm going to ask it anyway. I watch a lot of Region 2 DVD's here in the US and I've used 4/5 region changes on my MBP. My question is... if I were to buy an external DVD drive would I be able to have that one set to play...
  7. it9997

    Suggestion for DVD or BLU-RAY drive

    I have to change my internal DVD multi drive (Mac Pro 2010). Do you have any suggestions? Suggestions for Blu-ray drives are also welcome. Thank you in advance!