Solution :- Tilt your MacBook sideways. Snap on design, easy on easy off. If you are lucky, this simple trick will work. In Southeast Asia, site sponsor sells Mac Pro compatible storage that can be installed in the optical drive bays with free delivery -- and optional upgrade service -- in Singapore and flat rate shipping to Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam and South Korea. Wont be putting this sized disk in the machine again! Just would have been nice to recieve the other 2 items out of the 3. Is this type of storage a good idea for these models? I think your best bet in this case would be to pop the disk into the computer with the working drive, then restart it with the T key held down Target Disk Mode , and of course connect the two computers via FireWire, assuming these are not Unibody's.
Type and enter the following command. Hello, I just bought a used Nikon Coolpix L100 from someone online and am unable to upload pictures from the camera's internal memory to my computer. Macbooks are well known for being good quality hardware wrapped in a very stylish shell. Best post ever, thank you so much m. With the camera on and in playback mode, plug the cord from the camera into the Macbook. About the Author Amy Scott started writing professionally in 2008.
This can be especially troublesome trying to boot because the drive will get stuck in a loop trying to read the disc and it makes the MacBook unusable until you remove the disc, you might not reach the desktop at all. The disc didn't stand a chance under her 320lb frame and my attempts to navigate to a web download have been less than fruitful as I an not very internet savvy. After a few times of doing this and also holding down the eject key another window popped up in iTunes asked if I wanted to eject disc. I tried researching online to see if a brand new model came with a cd-rom or a link to download software and have been unable to find information that would assist me. Verizon service costs and applicable taxes, fees and surcharges are not included and will be payable to Verizon. However, there are some differences between the earlier and later Mac Pro models, perhaps most notably that the earlier models do not include the necessary cables for a second drive.
I selected the dvd drive on the right hand panel and the Utility showed an eject button on the top panel. For complete disclaimer and copyright information please read and understand the and the before using EveryMac. What the guy did is he took two business cards made of cardboard, not plastic and put one on the upper brim of the cd slot and one on the lower. This includes the System folder, the Library folders, and the User folders. Hopefully this will pop out the stuck disc in your drive. To use the ForcEject Tool, download and run it and an icon will appear on your menu bar.
Download it to your desktop into a folder you create. Step 2: Then press the eject key on your keyboard. Site sponsor sells a variety of Mac Pro compatible optical drives including internal that are capable of both reading and writing Blu-ray media. I went to the website to download the software but they don't carry it anymore. Solution: Go to Start Button, Click on Computer. The Target Disk computer doesn't recognize anything because in Disk mode it is operating just like an external hard drive would. I wish to download the pictures from my fujifilm finepix Z10fd camera onto my pc.
I am bringing my imac to apple tomorrow to get cdrom fixed. The cable from my camera has 2 fittings and I feel that I have put them everywhere that I can. Thank you so much for your advice. When you boot up the computer in Target Disk Mode then the other computer will recognize it as a hard drive. Restart your computer and voila, it's like you're running off an install disk. I have pressed the Playback button. To eject a disc using Open Firmware: Restart the computer.
Finally a box appeared on my screen that asked which task I want to perform and I selected to eject. Replacing the primary optical drive or installing a second optical drive in the Mac Pro models is a simple procedure, but still are useful nevertheless. Until I get that fixed, the only way is to transfer via camera to computer. Press and hold the while booting the Macbook to try and eject the disc from the drive. It can only fit in one way and not upside down. It also has three different versions of the tool for you to use. Another set of technologies improve the browsing experience and personalize it.
Which adapter to use depends on which Mac Pro you have and what you want to install -- a single 3. Still cannot get my system to re-boot but that is a different story. The Canon program will not download the photos, either. Click on the icon to popup a menu and either select to eject an internal or external SuperDrive. If your drive has an emergency eject hole, put the computer to sleep and insert a large, straightened paper clip in the small emergency eject hole of the drive the location varies, depending on the drive. I think the double stick taped cardboard pulled it closer to coming out. Good luck in removing the stuck disc in your MacBook! Push firmly until the disc ejects.
I would connect the computers with a firewire cable. I have tried t Do what the pros do. I feel like I am missing a step. If you have a mouse or mighty mouse connected, reboot the MacBook and hold down the mouse button while booting. Then turn on the host computer with the os X cd in the cd rom drive with the option key pressed. You could possibly try installing it using Target Disk Mode and a Firewire cable but this all depends on where you are installing it from.