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Trying to upgrade to snow leopard and my macbook pro keeps ejecting the DVD-R

I downloaded snow leopard and am attempting to burn it to DVD-R, as per the instructions, but everytime i insert the DVD-R  (Maxell 4.7 GB) it spits it right back out.Did you download Snow Leopard (ie, Mac OS X 10.6)?  If so, you have gotten it illeg

Why does macbook keep ejecting install DVD?

Was given an old Macbook with only a Windows XP OS on it.   Boot camp can't find mac OS.   Trying to install "Mac OS X Snow Leopard 10.6.3 DVD-ROM Full Version In Retail Box" I just purchased.  Problem is when I select the disk to boot from at s

Mac Book / 10.5.2 ~ Keeps ejecting CD-R but DVD's seem okay.

Hello there, My apologizes, I know that there are different threads throughout several discussions on this or something that may seem very similar but regrettable I have not been able to find a solution. I have a first generation Black MacBook runnin

My macbook keeps ejecting the install dvd at restart???

my macbook keeps ejecting the install dvd at restart???Try zapping PRAM. Hold down the cndopt+RP keys on restart (with the Leopard disk in), and release them after 3 "bongs". Then, immediately hold down the C key.Read other 2 answers

Why does my computer keep ejecting the snow leopard install disk

I am trying to upgrade from leopard to snow leopard on my MacBook Pro. However, every time I insert the install disk, the machine whirs for a moment, and then ejects the disk with no error message. I tested my drive with a different dvd and it works

How do I eject a DVD that just keeps turning in drive but will not eject?

How do I eject a DVD that just keeps turning in drive but will not eject?check out Kappy's user tip: Five ways to eject a stuck CD or DVD from the optical drive Ejecting the stuck disc can usually be done in one of the following ways: 1. Restart the

Can I keep Snow Leopard on my iMac and use Lion on my new powerbook and have my iPhone 3 synked to both?

I just got a new powerbook with Lion and I want to have my calendar and contacts and photos shared on all three. Can I do that without upgrading my powerbook to Lion and using the clowd? I like the idea of Clowd but there are some programs I can't ru

Please help; my macbook keeps ejecting all  cds and dvds, what do i do

please help; my macbook keeps ejecting all  cds and dvds, what do i doTrouble shooting slot-loading SuperDrive. Macworlds version. DALERead other 2 answers

Restoring Leopard DVD to a disc

I'm not asking for advice but leaving some of my experiences installing Leopard to the small % of people who may benefit. I've completed around 50 Leopard installs on my Mac Pro. This is my hobby, to learn. Every install has gone fine, just the norma

Cannot read Leopard DVD in Vista

Hi, I just got a leopard DVD, and Im trying to upgrade the bootcamp drivers in Vista from the DVD, and I just realised my MBP cant read Dvd's in Vista. It will spin up the disc, and when i click the Dvd drive, it ejects the DVD. Anyone experiencing t

My imac keeps ejecting cds (new ones). Fixes anyone?

My imac keeps ejecting cds (new ones). Fixes anyone?Check Finder > Preferences > General Make sure CDs, DVDs, & iPod is selected. And check your settings in System Preferences > CDx & DVDsRead other 2 answers

Impossible to boot on the Snow Leopard DVD install

Hello, I have an iMac i5 3.6 GHz 27" - Beg of April 2011 I made too many tests / operations and so, now, I would like to delete evrything in order to have a "new" iMac. So, I would like to "fully" re-install Snow Leopard from the

Laptop wont eject cd/dvd

I just bought my g4-2149se from wal-mart and It wont eject my cd with the botton, nor when i go to the drive and select eject. It gives me an error message. Any help? or should I just take it back to wal-mart?I guess if you just bought it, I would ta

Disc keeps ejecting my cd?

I bought a new CD (released 1 week ago) and have been trying to insert it into the disc drive, but it keeps ejecting and won't show up on the Mac or iTunes. I have been importing CD's into my iTunes all night, and have had no problem. I don't know if

Macbook Pro keep ejecting OSX disc. It won't boot.

Hi I bought a Mac OSX 10.6.3 Snow Leopard CD (Family Pack) to upgrade on my Macbook Pro, but it won't boot. There are sound like it was running but it reject in the end. My Macbook Pro is Intel Core Duo 2GHz with 2GB Ram. It is currently running OSX

Disc keeps ejection when trying to burn audio cd

Trying to burn a playlist to audio cd and the disc keeps ejecting.  Have done this with no problem before, but since upgrading itunes have this problem. Any help appreciatedI have the same exact problem trying to burn a disc with iTunes using an exte

How do I eject a DVD?

How do I eject a DVD that is stuck in my DVD drive slot?Force eject a stuck cd/dvd TRY THE ONES IN BOLD FIRST First try the normal methods to remove the disc. Drag its icon to the Trash can in the Dock or select 'Eject' from the File menu. If you are

HT1758 my old imac has no manual button to eject my dvd from the hard drive

I am having trouble ejecting the dvd from my old imac which has no manual button to help me eject manually.Force eject a stuck cd/dvd First try the normal methods to remove the disc. Drag its icon to the Trash can in the Dock or select 'Eject' from t

How do I partition my MacBook Pro so I can keep Snow Leopard and also install Mountain Lion?

How do I partition my MacBook Pro so I can keep Snow Leopard and also install Mountain Lion? I want to install the latest OS, but I already know that I will lose a lot of my software unless I can partition the hard drive and have two "bootable"

My time machine does not want to save any more the data from my powerbook 13" Snow Leopard; i get the message "Time Machine could not suppress the disk image of saving "Volumes/Time Capsule Disk/PowerBook _2011_03_21_123627 sparsebundle" What should I do?

My time machine does not want to save any more the data from my powerbook 13" Snow Leopard; i get the message "Time Machine could not suppress the disk image of saving "Volumes/Time Capsule Disk/PowerBook _2011_03_21_123627 sparsebundle&quo