Lion Mac won't accept windows ultimate disc

Discussion in 'Windows, Linux & Others on the Mac' started by 12leeaj1, Apr 27, 2012.

  1. 12leeaj1 macrumors newbie

    Dec 2, 2011
    I opened up the Bootcamp assistant and tried to put my legit disc in the computer but when i put it in it makes these quiet noises then just comes out of the disc tray a few moments later.

  2. kpgh554 macrumors regular


    Dec 29, 2011
    iver england
    have you checked disc clean as i've found optic drive very sensitive to even the smallest of finger smudges etc try first then run in bootcamp
  3. antdawe macrumors regular

    Jun 14, 2010
    I had same problem. Had to install xp first then once that was up n running I booted to xp. Inserted win 7 disc then done clean install from there.
  4. 12leeaj1, May 7, 2012
    Last edited: May 7, 2012

    12leeaj1 thread starter macrumors newbie

    Dec 2, 2011
    the disc is new... i took it out fresh from the ordering place.

    i dont understand this. you install xp??? can you elaborate??

    EDIT: Just to let you guys know i had windows installed before, but the browsers didnt work so i deleted the partion. now im trying to install windows again

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