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Trouble Ejecting Disks

There's a DVD in the disk drive of my MacBook that won't come out. I hit eject, the drive makes weird noises, and the DVD reloads itself. There is no emergency eject button, and I can't get the disk out by hand. Help please?

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  • Anonymous May 12, 2008

    Could not eject the DVD from a drive, left it alone for about 2 months and never tryed again to eject it. But today I just remembered that the DVD is still in the drive. Help me to eject the DVD.

  • minischwee Jul 12, 2008

    I pressed eject and put a CD in, but now it wont come out. 

  • Anonymous Aug 26, 2008


    I have a cd in my cd rom and I can not eject it using the eject button. How can i get it out?

  • mannan Aug 26, 2008

    Can eject cd from cd rom.

  • ngheppner Sep 01, 2008

    I have a cd stuck in copy mode. I can't abort the copy action, or eject the cd. I don't think I have an emergency eject button on my macbook, and I can't shutdown or restart because the copy mode won't finish. any help?

  • DadKebab Mar 21, 2009

    I have the same problem. I have only had the Mac a few weeks and I am going off it fast. Seems like a stupid design fault.



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Turn your laptop upside down. Whilst it's upside down, press the eject button!!!!

Posted on Nov 02, 2008

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I tried EVERYTHING and nothing would work, but the last posting FINALLY helped!!! (thanks pezman!). i plugged in my computer and just let it sit. The disc finally ejected!! THANKS SO MUCH!!

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The usual solution is to press and hold the trackpad button when booting your MacBook. If you tried that and it fails there is another method that works sometimes. Just power up your MacBook and leave it alone for about 10 minutes. You have to have it plugged in for this to work, not running from the battery. It will eventually boot up and the CD/DVD will automatically eject.

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Try this on the side of your player there is a small button that you can press with a safety pen our stick pen hold for 2sec it should release your DVD player

Posted on May 07, 2008

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