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My psp wont read umd discs

When I put in a umd disc, the disc reader will not even read it so it would show the loading circle that is supposed to come up when you put the umd disc in. How do I fix this problem?

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  • twocan1818 Oct 04, 2008

    psp wont read umd's disks

  • softcentercb Oct 05, 2008

    my psp wont read UMD disks but i do get the small circle in the corner....

  • Anonymous Nov 12, 2008

    my psp wont read discs but i get the circle in the corner



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You have probably only 2 options on this one.
1. Try using compressed air. If there is anything keeping the disc from being read, i.e. dust on the lens or some other obstruction, you don't want to touch the laser. Open up the UMD tray and spray out the inside of the tray. This will remove anything that might be causing the system to stop reading discs.
2. If that doesn't work, then the only other option would be to call Sony. It won't be fun if you're out of warranty. The system does carry a 1 year limited warranty, but this should be covered. Oh, Sony can look up the date of purchase if you don't have your receipt, so don't 'fold' if they tell you that you need the receipt. Just tell them to look it up by the serial number.

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