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You need to hold just the C key to force the MAc to boot from the disk.
Install CD keeps getting spit back out.
Also, you can just put the disk in.
Now, if no matter what you do. The disk is being kicked out.
ok it's in.
The Super Drive is bad and must be replaced.
Is tht big bucks?
It reads other cd's?????
What is your exact Mac model?
MacBook PRO 2 GIG
Sorry, your drive only read CD's?
It'll read DVD also....
Bought the install at an Apple Store. The 1st one did the same thing so I returned it for a new one, and, still
spits the install disc out....
Where did the disk come from?
Did you buy it from the Apple store?
OK. What is the exact model of Mac that you are using?
Macbook Pro Version 10.4.11 2.2 Ghz Intel Core 2 Duo with 2 GB 667 Mhz DDR2 SDRAM
Changed the name of the HD is that an issue?
Also, Can Virtual Machine w/ Windows XP be an issue?
Do you need the serial number?????
OK, your Drive information is as follows to replace it.
The drives on that page range from $25 to over $100.
Are you relativelt certain it's the optical drive???
You have a Mac, your drive keeps kicking out the disk. Those are the models that will work in you Mac.
Some are Apple and some are others that will work in the Mac.
I work on Mac's and when they kick out a disk consistently. there is an issue with the Drive.
How old is your Mac?
Switching to Q&A session to await your reply.