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My dvd player won't read any discs...they won't ply at all. It just says error. Please help me with a simple remedy

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Hey Pat,

You can try and use a lens cleaner. If that wont play disassemble and clean the lens with rubbing alcohol and a lint free clost. A piece of coffee filter will also work. Email me at sokapop@q.com

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Does not play disc
  1. No disc. - Load a disc into the tray.
  2. Disc has been loaded upside down. Place the disc with the label side up.
  3. Disc region code does not match region code of the player.
  4. Disc type is not the correct type to play.
  5. Disc is damaged or dirty. Clean the disc or try another.
  6. Moisture may be condensed inside the unit. Remove the disc and the leave the power on for one or two hours.
finally the OPU can be defective, this optical pick up unit contain the lasser beam, is not reading the TOC disk.see the diagram
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see this cause and remedies:

Does not play disc
  1. No disc. - Load a disc into the tray.
  2. Disc has been loaded upside down. Place the disc with the label side up.
  3. Disc region code does not match region code of the player.
  4. Disc type is not the correct type to play.
  5. Disc is damaged or dirty. Clean the disc or try another.
  6. Moisture may be condensed inside the unit. Remove the disc and the leave the power on for one or two hours.
Finally the OPU optical pickup unit contain lasser beam, NOT are reading the TOC from Disk, YOU Must go to the repair shop Tv FOR fix it.see the diagram
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After inserting dvd in player it reads no disc


Hi,
Unfortunately , Some DVD players cant read some DVD s and
then it gives either "loading" or " no disc"..reading on the display...

it generally happens when you want to play "A copied DVD/CD " taken from somewhere else..
Just to make sure that such DVD is ok ,you can try to run them on your laptop.If the disc itself has problem, laptop does not read either..
Just in case,quick remedy ,
pls Clean your DVD player's LASER lens .. A clean DVD player Lens ensures that your DVD disc would be read properly. Unfortunately, your DVD player's Lens accumulate as much dust and lint as the other parts of the DVD player. There are many available DVD lens cleaner kits that you can purchase and use to clean your DVD player.

YOUR DVD disc itself should be clean and finger prints free as well....
Here are three suggested DVD Lens Cleaner that should do the job of cleaning your DVD Player's lens.
Memorex Laser Lens Cleaner for DVD - This cleaner contains six soft brushes that gently remove dust, dirt and other airborne contaminants from your DVD player's lens. (Price: $6.09)
Maxell DVD-LC DVD Lens Cleaner - This DVD Lens cleaner features the "Thunderon Brush System" and include tests for audio performance including Dolby 5.1 surround sound. It also features an interactive on-screen instructions in 8 languages including system set-up. (Price: $10.81)
Allsop 23321 Carbon-Edge DVD and CD-Drive Cleaner - This DVD Lens Cleaner features an 8 brush carbon-system with carbon edge that removes static build-up from your DVD Players. It prevents skipping and also improves the sound and picture output of your DVD Player. ($13.11)

if this remedy does not help and if your set has still under warranty ,consult to service they may replace the LASER Reader EYE...most of the time Laser Eye malfunctions and does this..
if it is not under warranty ,never ,never have someone repaired it..go buy a new one,It will be cheaper.. ...

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Hi,
You are not alone...Some DVD players especially Philips wont read the DVD s and
then it show no disc..
Just to make sure that such DVD is ok ,you can try to run them on your laptop.If the disc has problem laptop does not read either..
HDD works independently and no relation to DVD reader..if your set has still under warranty ,consult to service they may replace the LASER EYE.. ("cross your finger ! " )...

Just in case,quick remedy ,I recommend to buy a "wet DVD/CD laser cleaner " from any store.it is available even in Walmart..And clean the laser eye at least twice..
YOUR DVD itself should be clean and finger prints free as well....
Hope this helps! Take care and please Remember to rate/vote and give me
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Hello,
A common reason for dvd players to give you error messages like "bad disc", "incorrect disc", "disc not readable", etc is that the optical lens needs to be cleaned. Dust will build up over time and prevent the device from reading the discs properly. Discs that are dirty and have finger smudges or if the discs have scratches will also cause these errors. There are some common mechanical problems that will also cause disc reading problems which you can find in my tips and tricks, just click on the link to read more about them.
TRY THE FOLLOWING STEPS FIRST:
You can clean your dvd player two ways, manually or by using a dvd cleaning disc. The following link will provide you with detailed information for doing cleaning the optical lens. I would suggest that you use the cleaning disc because it is easier and much faster. You can also clean your dvd discs themselves using the information here.
I hope that this information helps you solve the problem and you get many more years of use from your device. I wish you all the best. Please let me know if you need further assistance and I will do my very best to help you.

If you would not mind, please rate my help. I would greatly appreciate it. Thank You.

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