How to eject CD/DVD from your MacBook or iMac
If a CD/DVD gets stuck in your MacBook, this is what you do to get it out.
1. drutils eject
Start the Terminal applications (Applications > Utilities > Terminal). Run this:
If that fails, try the next command.
First, find the device name of your DVD drive.
It should show something like this:
disktool -e /dev/disk0s1s2
Reboot and hold trackpad
If those fail, reboot your MacBook. As it boots up, press and keep pressing the touchpad. It will eject the CD/DVD automatically.
Last Update: 01 June 2010 [Created on 02 June 2010]
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