The disc drive tray on your Mac won‘t open

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What can you do if the disc drive tray won't open?

Drag the disc icon to the Trash, or press the Media Eject key on your keyboard.

If the disc icon doesn't appear on the desktop, restart your computer and hold the mouse button.

You can also press the Media Eject key on your keyboard immediately after you hear the startup sound.

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Last Modified: Feb 20, 2012

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