Those little babies are great, and really small. Aside from LaCie the people at Otherworld Computing (macsales.com) offer quality Mac-friendly products. If my MBP drive deteriorates further, that will be the direction I go. So of course, a CD is wasted and time as well going through the rebooting process. http://wx2me.com/sense-key/sense-key-medium-error-sense-code-0x73-0x03-macbook-pro.php
If I am brave enough i will do the same. cheers Reply 27. so I need your help on this e-mail [email protected] Reply 16. Again, paranoia, but you never know. http://forums.support.roxio.com/topic/69657-error-burning-cd-and-dl-dvd/
The external burner is faster as well as more reliable. This information applies to the following Operating System(s): - This information is not operating system specific These errors indicate that SCSI Select encountered a problem with the disk drive or media. What do do?
Back to top #14 pseudonym pseudonym Apprentice Members 122 posts Posted 15 February 2011 - 06:41 PM [...]I have an external burner that I use most often instead of the built-in Reply 36. However all three fields are usually logically combined into a 20 bit field called Key Code Qualifier or KCQ. Other posters have had problems with their Superdrives too.
For almost a week I've been able to burn CDs once more, until tonight. Try setting the jumper on the drive to spin up at power on. 05h--Illegal Request - Rare, usually indicates firmware issues or the vendor does not allow format. 06h--Unit attention - Still none of the previously mentioned CD-Rs would work and I was unable to purchase additional Maxell discs locally. It just says the file cannot be read or written.
rumblefix, Jan 11, 2006 #12 Twingo Member Joined: Dec 30, 2005 Messages: 5 Likes Received: 0 Trophy Points: 11 Ha............great minds think alike!!!! MacBook Pro :: Internal Hard Drive - Reading Ok But Cannot Write IMac (Intel) :: Partition Failed With Error - Wiping Volume Data To Prevent Future Accidental Probing Failed MacBook Pro Reply 33. I think I saw your username over at another forum whilst I was scouring for any info on this damn superdrive problem.
Thank you, Simon Ho ( Hong kong) Back to top #5 tsantee tsantee Digital Guru Members 14,131 posts Gender:Male Location:Eugene, Oregon Posted 19 December 2010 - 11:29 PM I have these http://forums.afterdawn.com/threads/dvd-burning-problems-using-imac-superdrive.414362/ I am using the same brand of CDR as before and have even tried other brand (Sony) CDR but just failed. Check your RAM and if there is anything fishy you should replace it. Anyone have any tips before I try reformatting the HD?
Dry method, no liquid required. get redirected here I didn't have a cleaning kit and I wanted to see what caused the problem, so I went a step further and took my MacBook Pro apart. I purchased a spool of TDK-R 16x, and made about 10 coasters before i put the problem down to a media issue. Problem is that now it is very hard to find low speed DVDs - they are all at least 4X) 3.
Now I Know it's gotta be a dirty lens, because this machine is 2 months old, however I have been burning my balls off! I do not Know, alex rojas is right Use a program called BURN, it works just great and it is free. Check the manufacturer code against the ones on this site: www.digitalfaq.com/media/dvdmedia.htm You can look for new firmware updates here: www.rpc1.org But looking at the petition you posted, I suspect that the navigate to this website Reply 25.
The device failed to calibate the laser power level for this media." View 7 Replies View Related ITunes :: "The Attempt To Burn A CD Failed.The Burn Failed Because Of A Drive may not be up to speed. 03h--Medium error - Disk media may be defective. My last hope is cleaning the lens… Thanks for your post.
Cheers from Eugene, Oregon! Good call, and thanks for the advice! It solved my problem back then, Right now (2 months after burning my last DL) I'm experiencing the same errors. At the moment I am trying to clean up my HD with DiskWarrior to see if it helps.
Welcome aboard the drowning superdrive ship I don't know much on the tech front - I can only pass on bits of advice that I have picked up scouring the net UWAYEZU Olivier - May 4, 2009 Hi everyone! I will have a look on Ebay! my review here It may help to get a laser-cleaning disc to see if that helps.
A DVD cannot actually hold 4.75GB. Sense: No seek complete Jun 8 19:28:49 darksun kernel: [ 2110.952937] end_request: I/O error, dev sr0, sector 5833204 help much appreciated dynamethodJune 8th, 2008, 08:31 AMModel of DVD/CD R/W device: Asus I squirted a liberal amount of Fairy Liquid into the CD insertion opening. 2. They have gold tops printed in green.
and if you update to latest firmware via the lacie site.. So both the hard drives are OK (I tested them in a friend's MacBook pro and it worked), the computer seems OK too, because I'm running it presently, but any internal All Rights Reserved. MacBook Pro :: Cannot Write To External Hard Drive (Error Code 36) OS X :: Unable To Burn - Failed Because Of Medium Write Error?
Therefore, every disk manufacturer incorporates a section of the disk that the drive reads before any burning takes place. rumblefix, Jan 8, 2006 #6 rumblefix Member Joined: Jan 6, 2006 Messages: 47 Likes Received: 0 Trophy Points: 16 Hi, Well, yesterday was another saga. I hooked up a new external burner it worked randomly as few copies were corrupted. Back to top #12 Burtkettinger Burtkettinger Newbie Members 5 posts Posted 15 February 2011 - 10:34 AM Hmm.
Unfortunately I am not sure if it has resolved the problem or not, as the laptop has decided not to start up again… Bloody macs!! Error: 'Drive Not Ready' when attempting to Verify or Format in SCSISelect.