dual 867 mmd and optical drive operation

Discussion in 'Mac Pro' started by ronss, Nov 28, 2007.

  1. ronss macrumors member

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    how do i open the optical drive , dvd player ,,so i can insert a disk and watch a movie..the f12 just brings up dashboard....does not open the drive....
     
  2. Eidorian macrumors Penryn

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    #2
    Did you hold F12 Vs. tapping?

    Are you using a recent Apple Keyboard?
     
  3. ronss thread starter macrumors member

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    one of the later keyboard,,,white platic ones....the f12 will not open it...i thought there might be another way
     
  4. Eidorian macrumors Penryn

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    If it's a white keyboard then there should be an eject key on the upper right side.
     
  5. OrangeSVTguy macrumors 601

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    the pro keyboards also have the eject button on the top right of the num pad
     
  6. ronss thread starter macrumors member

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    okay....will check it out...later:eek:

    found it,,far upper right corner...dummy me...works great too...later
     
  7. OrangeSVTguy macrumors 601

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    lol. amazing how the hardest things can be accomplished so easily.
     
  8. Eidorian macrumors Penryn

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    If the keyboard does have an eject key then F12 will only bring down Dashboard.
     

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