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Xbox wont play Halo 3

Just went out and got Halo 3 and tried to play that b ut when It loaded, a white screen popped up saying, "To play this disc, put it in an xbox 360 console" 
 Thought it might be the disc but I went to the store twice echanging it and even had them try it at the store.
  Worked perfectly there but when I got home the same message appeared again.
   Whats happeneing?

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Re: Xbox wont play Halo 3

I know whats up had same problem with mine its your xbox-360 it needs an update to update it just simply phone microsoft and they will send you a download with the latest update on it if you have never had xbox live you will also have a new menu

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Any ideas with the campaign pop up?

Posted on Sep 07, 2008

Re: Xbox wont play Halo 3

If you have a problem i can fix it
if it says put disc in x-box 360 do what i did smash your old one it to a million picesand buy a new one

Posted on Jun 19, 2008

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Re: Xbox wont play Halo 3

Failing DVD unit or bad disc. Simple as that, trust me.

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Re: Xbox wont play Halo 3

My 360 is playing all the other games but not halo 3 and i had the ring of death for a minute then i tund it on agian and did the same thing the 3rd time it let me play the game and on everything it says "players failed to load content" e-mail me

Posted on Mar 21, 2008

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Re: Xbox wont play Halo 3

This tends to be a problem with the DVD drive. After a while they just seem to wear out. You could buy a replacement drive on E-Bay but you would need to void your warranty to replace it. If you go that route, make sure you get the EXACT brand and model, and be sure the firmware is included with the DVD drive when you purchase it. But this has also been a sign of the red ring of death. The GPU sits right under the drive, and the heatsink will send heat right to the drive. On a few I have seen like that, there were black burn marks on the drive from the heatsink. If that is the case I would send it into Microsoft(1-800-4my-xbox) if you have not voided the warranty in any way. But if you want to try it yourself, you can find lots of helpful information at Hope that helps :)

Posted on Dec 03, 2007

Re: Xbox wont play Halo 3

Umm.. put it in a 360?

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