Thanks so much for your admirable patience and willingness to help everyone of us, Mr Macbook Hacker. MacHacker, thanks for your work on this. Get the firmware from the first post. Nov 23, About an hour ago I tried.

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Can you help me When I insert a Disc it does not show up.

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This happened matshita dvd r uj 868 the last macBookPro I had, and despite replacements from Apple it never worked properly.

I would like to confirm why you would want to use Region G to set the Count Changes left back to Zero none. Thanks so much in advance! I noticed you said that this only works for drives with some writing capability – that may be why the regular mac dvd player won’t work but how do I play the dvds then? Rin, follow the instructions in the initial post.

Thanks for the try. Thank you very much. Worked perfectly to me following this instructions: This may include physical or liquid damage.

MacBook Hacker: MacBook Pro now Region Free (Matshita DVD-R UJ)

Lastly, these drives can up and die as well of course at the worst time. Sorry, I have no idea.

You will need them in step 9. To clarify for others – I had firmware ka13, and have updated matshita dvd r uj 868 kbrpc1 with no problems at all – got an unlocked drive now!

Here is a log from the System Profiler: These devices will be saved for future visits as well. The dvd drive seems to be acting up. Has anyone else tried using Matshita dvd r uj 868 or Handbrake after the fix? Disconnect the MagSafe power adapter from the computer, if it’s connected. The disc inserts, which sounds weak compared to previous times when discs were inserted, and it spins, again, sounding rather weak, and then after seconds, the disc ejects.

The issue is most likely the disk not the drive. I’m really glad it worked for you.! I am stuck with Matshita flasher not working as I run Mac Lion. But system administration has never been one of my talents. Follow the matshiya in the article to get that file.

Ive got a 15 MacBook Pro. Superdrive (matshita dvd-r uj-868)

Hi hope someone can help im getting this error: Yours will be posted there when it is available. On;y problems I’ve seen is if you have the wrong firmware. JaEvo, Thanks for input. To all, I have no way of confirming if this file works but it looks to have all the right attributes.

Yeah, I do indeed have Lion, and kind of regret it now. Selected drive null does not appear to be a matshita device logout matsjita completed].

The Terminal window I saw after dropping the firmware. Then t what I stated above under Disk Burning will tell you the media matshita dvd r uj 868 your drive can handle. JustAnswer in the News: Answered in 18 minutes by:.

I said yes anyway and did not have to regret it!