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Read error I have recently tanken my MZ-N1 apart to soee why it keeps getting Read error come up. It appears that it can manage to read the disc, however I have noticed that the disc stops whilst the track plays for 1 minute or so (I guess from a buffer). As soon as the disc starts spinning again it fails to continue playing - as if it has lost its position on the disc. Read error appears and the Minidisc shuts off. If you keep it spinning in the first place (by holding fast forward) it will read the whole disc. Can you help?

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The Game your playing is probably a Blue colored media.  That is ones that spin so fast.  You console has become dusty and loaded with lint probably.  You can open the case and clean up the insides. Also while your in there, remove the ocver and polish up the lasers lens.  This will probably get you back in business. If you do nto have success, contact me at Repairtech@   I run The Playstation Clinic at  If you have a Slim Model it will cost more than the big model to repair.  The slim model is $41 full refurbish including return shipping inside the USA.  The big Fat PS2 Versions are $36 including return shipping.

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Try to use the manual probably causing no sound is the way how you recorded the sounds. Possible wrong settings you set the minidisc check the manual click below

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SOURCE: Sony Net MD Walkman MZ-N710 Personal MiniDisc Player

You can download the driver and the sonic stage software ( which is required for transfering music ) from this link :

I hope this will solve your issue.

Good Luck

If my solution proves useful please accept it.


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f5335c6.jpgYou'll need a MDPORTDG2 which is an after market accessory

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  • For digitally recording PC audio to MiniDisc
  • Optical digital signal assures high quality, distortion free recording
  • Includes MusicMatch Jukebox Plus, a software that lets you find and play internet audio (MP3) on your computer; also lets you rip and encode tracks from music CDs2_bing.gif to create your own MP3s
  • No sound card is required; installs simply by plugging into a USB port2_bing.gif - no need to open the computer or turn it off
  • Distortion free optical TOSLINK output and the latest studio technology provide exceptional digital audio performance
  • Kit includes MD-Port DG2 digital audio interface, USB cable, studio optical TOSLINK cable and full version of MusicMatch Jukebox Plus software
  • Compatible with Windows 98, 2000 or Me and Mac OS 9.0.4 or higher with Apple Extension; not currently compatible with Mac OSX
  • Manufactured by XITEL

  • Currently In Stock: YES

    Unit Price (in USD): $59.95


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