Aug 23, 2: I think Fink should also work, but I prefer MacPorts. Don’t fear the Terminal located in the Utilities folder in the Applications folder! The ultimate guide to better selfies Changes coming to Twitter: MacPorts comes with a nice installer.

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Posted on Aug 22, 7: One way to use an unsupported DVD burner Jul 28, ’09 Nov 23, 3: Thanks for sharing cschaefer. Maybe it sounds horrible in the first moment, but it is much easier than you maybe think!

Notebooks Speciality level out of ten: Disk Utility would hang with a blank gray screen with the LG drive plugged in with or without a disk. The only solution that seems to work: Read on for the solution in detail. I had exact same issue, and not just with external DVD player, also with hard drive I was using to try and transfer backups of previous data In Terminal, type this: Can anyone assist me please! Then when you put a disc in it that will show in Finder and on the desktop, if you have that option checked in the Finder preferences, and in Disk Utility just under the drive name in the left hand column.


One way to use an unsupported DVD burner – Mac OS X Hints

I can only open via: A lot of users have the same problems — take a look at this Apple Discussions threadfor example. This site is not responsible for what they say. But serious problems occurred when trying to burn a standard DVD: Next install the growisofs package. Yp50nb40 have same issue.

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Can you please let me know why it stopped all of a sudden? Got a replacement drive from LG and it didn’t work either until I restarted my computer with the drive attached When I say it didn’t work, here’s what I found: There are many, and some are nearly as gp50bb40 cost as the one cschaefer bought.

Be sure that the DVD slot of the burning device is empty.

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MacPorts comes with a nice installer. Simply drag the files or folders from the Finder onto the window of the Terminal.

Feb 15, 4: Here’s how to get your unsupported drive working in OS X. Oct 23, 5: