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Topic # 59598 7-Apr-2010 20:36
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Hi there,

I'm having trouble watching some DVDs on my MacBook, some will play fine (I use VLC to watch them) and others just make a whirring noise in the disk drive then get ejected without playing at all.

Is this a regional code issue? There are no error messages on my MacBook or anything and I tested all the disks in a regular DVD player and they seem to work fine.

If anyone has any ideas about this I'd love to hear them. Thanks for your help!


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  Reply # 319670 17-Apr-2010 15:54
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The symptoms you have sound similar to what I was experiencing. Try a DVD lens cleaner disk. I got one from Dick Smith and it fixed my drive. 

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