Solved Optical Drive Tags: Drivers Power Up Optical Media Hard Drives Mac OS X Last response: April 27, 2011 3:10 AM in Mac Os X Share musical marv March 26, 2011 2:42:18 AM On the new 2011 MBP 13 inch when you power up the machine is it normal first to hear the optical drive and than the hard drive kick in after that? Thanks More about : optical drive Best solution halcyon April 27, 2011 1:29:24 AM musical marv said:On the new 2011 MBP 13 inch when you power up the machine is it normal first to hear the optical drive and than the hard drive kick in after that? Thanks In my experience, yes, that is normal as it searches the optical drive, first, to boot. musical marv April 27, 2011 3:10:01 AM Best answer selected by musical marv. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumWill this optical drive fit in this case? ForumWill this optical drive fit in this case? Foruminternal optical drive connection ForumSystem won\'t boot even from optical drive ForumItunes/ optical drive ForumAsus N55s: Removing optical drive ? Forum$1100 with recycled case/hdd/ optical drive ForumOptical Drive ? ForumI want to replace my optical drive with a hard drive caddy ForumLaptop optical drive to hard drive ForumCan I Boot Up Windows 7 64-bit From a USB Optical Drive for a New Comp ForumCan\'t install operating system, optical drive won\'t spin up ForumHow to install the OS without an optical drive ForumOptical drive issue ForumVideo card and optical drive ForumAfter installing SATA optical drive my computer cant POST ForumInstalling Optical Drive ForumCannot get power to Optical Drive ForumIDE PSU and SATA HDD and Optical drive ForumMy optical drive won't work to let me install windows 7! Help!!! More resources Read discussions in other Mac Os X categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security !