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help with my mac

Discussion in 'Channel Zero' started by footsoldier, Oct 10, 2002.

  1. footsoldier

    footsoldier Senior Member

    Joined: May 23, 2000 Messages: 1,885 Likes Received: 2
    so today im listening to a cd..alls fine and then all the sudden it stops playing and i just hear it spinning..so i go to eject it and it spins but doesnt come out...i try the eject button again, and nothing. so i restart..nothing....i get a paper clip and press the emergency eject button, and nothing....does anyone have any idea how i could get this fuckin thing out without ruining my computer or calling a repair man..any help would be appreciated. oh yea its an imac.
     
  2. nomadawhat

    nomadawhat Veteran Member

    Joined: Aug 24, 2001 Messages: 5,001 Likes Received: 2
    first you need a fresh hat, some gators, some bling and a dope whip....
     
  3. AREANKAY

    AREANKAY Senior Member

    Joined: Oct 9, 2001 Messages: 1,183 Likes Received: 39
    try to pry it open or pull it open i dont think you can break it much more
     
  4. --zeSto--

    --zeSto-- Guest

    shut down the computer.
    unplug the cord.
    hold down the bower button (this will 'zap the pram')
    plug it in again and reboot.

    The CD may have slid off the tray.
    If you could get the case open, it could pop out.
    Otherwise... repair man time.
     
  5. Smart

    Smart Dirty Dozen Crew

    Joined: Apr 14, 2000 Messages: 17,017 Likes Received: 174
    zapping the PRam won't help, so don't bother...

    if the cd has an icon on your desktop try highlighting it and pressing Cmd+Y (cmd is the one with the little apple on it)...

    try restarting while holding down the letter C to try to force it to boot from the cd, this might result in a failure telling you there's no operating system and possibly kick out the cd... if this doesn't work start up and hold the eject key...

    this is all guesswork on my part though
     
  6. BROWNer

    BROWNer Guest

    pick it up, then boot fuck it against the wall.
    then go get yourself a new mac laptop.
    imachater<
     
  7. Dirty_habiT

    Dirty_habiT Dirty Dozen Crew

    Joined: Mar 8, 2001 Messages: 18,058 Likes Received: 48
    if you pry and press the button it might unstick and open.
     
  8. rip

    rip Elite Member

    Joined: Nov 10, 2001 Messages: 2,667 Likes Received: 0
    first of all shoot yourself for being a failure at computers and therefore buying a gay asimple ass mac, second of all.........wait no second of all cuz youll be dead. muahahahahahaha.
     
  9. Dirty_habiT

    Dirty_habiT Dirty Dozen Crew

    Joined: Mar 8, 2001 Messages: 18,058 Likes Received: 48
    Rip wants his own appreciation thread.
     
  10. rip

    rip Elite Member

    Joined: Nov 10, 2001 Messages: 2,667 Likes Received: 0
    please please please please.
     
  11. footsoldier

    footsoldier Senior Member

    Joined: May 23, 2000 Messages: 1,885 Likes Received: 2
    thanks for the help..its still stuck so i think im gonna leave it alone for a while and only repair it when i really have too..i cant help it im a fucko.
     
  12. Dirty_habiT

    Dirty_habiT Dirty Dozen Crew

    Joined: Mar 8, 2001 Messages: 18,058 Likes Received: 48
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