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I'm trying to play DVDs on my MacBook Pro however the disk doesn't play it doesn't even mount.

When I check Disk Utility it shows the format as Windows NTFS 3G.

If I try the same disks on another macbook it shows as Universal Disk Format (UDF) and plays fine. How do I fix this?

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Do other discs work in that drive? A normal music CD for example? – sdg May 31 '11 at 13:54
Yes music CDs and software disks are fine. – Weatherman Jun 1 '11 at 11:14
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It appears Parallels is the cause of the issue. Found some instructions on and executed step 1. DVDs now working great!

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Glad you worked this one out. It was a real head scratcher. – boehj Jun 1 '11 at 23:36

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