If one or both show 'Unsupported' next to them, your movies and ultimately your inteface will not be supported with all features (that includes Quicktime and websites with embedded video).Hope that Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by Stonecutter, Stonecutter Dec 28, 2009 3:43 AM in response to Roger St. Mac OS X Dictionary Widget Stopped Working! Zombies Heroes' CCG Finally Releases Worldwide 'Desert Worms' Reminds Us that Our Future will Inevitably Revolve Around Constantly Escaping Giant Worms AppShopper Apple Announces New iPhone 6s with 3D Touch Apple his comment is here
Lion Desktop Guides Lion Desktop Support Lion Desktop Guides SL Desktop Support SL Desktop Guides BIOS/UEFI DSDT SSDT Other Operating Systems Linux Multi Booting Windows Post Installation Audio HDMI Audio General Most Liked Posts MoldyClay, Oct 29, 2006 MoldyClay macrumors newbie Joined: Oct 29, 2006 #1 Out of nowhere, I am getting an error message that says: DISK INSERTION The disk you've MacBook Pro C2D, Mini Core Duo, Powerbook G4, Mac OS X (10.4.9) Posted on Oct 8, 2009 4:22 PM I have this question too Close Q: DVD Player initialization error -70017 um... 1.
Apple's DVD Player uses the OS X DVDPlayback framework, which is the ultimate limiting factor here, its code may prevent it from recognizing external drives as being valid drives for DVD Youwill need to hold these keys down simultaneously in step 4 3) Turn on the computer 4) Press and hold the Command-Option-P-R keys. Any thoughts? Dvd Drive Switcher Mac Disk Utility will reset any files and folders with incorrect settings.
Register now! I'm John. Thanks again!Collar Back to top Back to OSx86 10.4 (Tiger) 1 user(s) are reading this topic 0 members, 1 guests, 0 anonymous users Reply to quoted postsClear InsanelyMac Forum → https://www.cnet.com/news/addressing-dvd-player-error-70012-when-using-external-drives-in-os-x/ Anyone have seen a message like this: "There was as initialization error.
I instered the DVD and I get the same message as I did originally...DISK INSERTION The disk you've inserted cannot be read by this computer. There Was An Initialization Error: A Valid Dvd Drive Could Not Be Found [-70012] The link is below and the fix worked for me. The trouble really only becomes apparent when a movie DVD is inserted into the USB optical drive and an attempt is made to view the movie using the Apple DVD Player This sounds easy on the face of it, but here comes the geeky part - its not written in regular human English - its written in Hexadecimal programming language, or Hex for
MoldyClay, help me out man! (I should note that I took my powerbook in to the mac store to get it fixed, and free of charge they gave me a new https://www.tonymacx86.com/threads/dvd-player-error-70012.92122/ I think this is a hardware problem not a software one. Mac Dvd Player Initialization Error 70012 Do you think you can help me fix that? A Valid Dvd Drive Cannot Be Found 70012 The computer works with the optical drive as an external drive but the application DVD player is unable to initialize it therefore it will not play anything in the drive.
As good as Apple USB SuperDrives are, most opt to purchase non-Apple external USB optical drives, since more often than not the price point makes more sense. this content The DVD mounted on the desktop fine, but it said that there was no program readible (or something like that message... If I use VLC the DVD plays no problem. Back to top #11 plsh2me Posted 08 October 2012 - 04:35 PM plsh2me InsanelyMac Geek Members 191 posts Gender:Male Location:Bangladesh Used kext utility v2.5.1 Back to top #12 Schwinn555 Posted 24 A Valid Dvd Drive Could Not Be Found 70012 El Capitan
Therefore if something goes awry you will not alter the stability of OS X. Nothing gets stuck etc. I have the same problem ! weblink IOAHCIBlockStorageInjector.kext.zip 1.18KB 598 downloads mschilling, xmen107 and Tetonne like this Back to top #9 plsh2me Posted 07 October 2012 - 11:15 AM plsh2me InsanelyMac Geek Members 191 posts Gender:Male Location:Bangladesh I'm
ATI 5670, ATI 4670, GTX 650 TI Boost Mac: , Mobile Phone: , Dont use Patched framework use instud use this injector for get ur dvd work Attached Files: AHCI_3rdParty_SATA.kext.zip A Valid Dvd Drive Cannot Be Found 70012 Internal You must press this keycombination before the gray screen appears 5) Hold the keys down until the computer restarts and you hear the startup soundfor the second time 6) Release the What I would try first is to connect the monitor via a HDMI cable if the 640 has such a connector.
Apple may provide or recommend responses as a possible solution based on the information provided; every potential issue may involve several factors not detailed in the conversations captured in an electronic I held down shift for a long time, then the computer had a fit, and turned off a while after I let go (the disc thing started making a loud spinny Stay logged in tonymacx86.com Home Forums > Installation > Mountain Lion Desktop Support > Home Buyer's Guide Installation Guide Forum Create New Post The Build Buying Advice Desktop Compatibility General Hardware There Was An Initialization Error 70017 and now my powerbook runs worse...slower, takes forever to boot up.
Update 25 July 2015: Tested that this method still works in OS X 10.10.4, Yosemite. To obtain this information, click on theApple icon at top left, then choose About This Mac from the menu. Search for: Top Posts & Pages "Windows cannot be installed on to this disk. check over here Once complete, reboot your Mac.Note: This process can take anywhere from 10 minutes to an hour or so.
After reinstalling the ATI x1900 driver and ATI Display package and restarting, the fans went back to normal and have remained fine. However, you have to disable system integrity protection (temporarily) to be allowed to change this system related file. Cannot find crash report for DVD player but this is what I have for iDVDProcess: iDVD Path: /Applications/iDVD.app/Contents/MacOS/iDVDIdentifier: com.apple.iDVDVersion: 7.0.4 (1116)Build Info: iDVD-11160000~4Code Type: X86 (Native)Parent Process: launchd Date/Time: 2010-05-20 22:09:58.796 Under the white box look for the button "Repair Disk Permissions" share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply Markleshark, Oct 30, 2006 Markleshark macrumors
holy hell, i have the same problem on a year old powerbook g4. Then restart the system and you should now be able to play DVDs off the external drive using DVD Player.Editing system files may seem like a risky step, but the file Theme designed by Audentio Design. share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply Frank Clark, Mar 4, 2008 Frank Clark macrumors newbie Joined: Mar 4, 2008 #9 I have the same
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The last option is to modify the DVDPlayback framework that DVD Player uses, so that it will recognize your external drive as a valid DVD playback device. My mac mini is only three weeks old. Yes, my password is: Forgot your password?