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I did a software upgrade yesterday to OSX 10.5.6 and when my computer restarted by DVD/CD drive no longer works.  When I put a CD in it sort of makes a noise and after a little bit it spits it back out without attempting to load it.  Normally I get a screen that says a drive is attempting to mount and I have to put my password in - now it spits the CD out and then the screen comes up and asks for the password but if I put the CD back in and enter the password it never opens and spits it back out and continues to ask for the password.

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Hi There,
9 times out of 10 any faults encountered to hardware during an upgrade are due to a faulty or misinterpreted install. To rectify this download the combo installer from here. It's pretty huge at 668MB so will take ages to download but it should repair our drive situation.
Hope it works out for you
All the best
Sean
PiDigital

Posted on Dec 20, 2008

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