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My nintendo wii wont load discs??

H,i all, my sons nintendo wii for some reason has now decided it cant read the games discs every thing else is working but this problem is really frustrating my son! Its not the discs as most of them are brand new and it has never been a problem before, all discs are loaded into the computer by me as my son is only 5 and i didnt want them getting scratched! Please any tips on how to get this sorted would really help.
thanks very much.

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Re: my nintendo wii wont load discs??

Here's a page on the official Nintendo site that might help.

"Unable to read the disc" / "Disc could not be read" If you are getting one of the above error messages:

  • Ensure that you are properly loading a Game Disc. insertdisccorrect.gif
    • If your console is placed vertically, the disc label will face to the right.
    • If your console is placed horizontally, the disc label will face upwards

  • If you know you are inserting the Game Disc correctly, but are still have the same problem with only one game (or if you only have one game), try cleaning the Game Disc by following the disc cleaning procedures (click here).
  • If after reading the above information you are still unable to play a game disc, please call 1-800-255-3700 to discuss available options.

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Re: my nintendo wii wont load discs??

Is the game console in the horizontal position. If it is try putting it in the vertical position. My son's console stopped reading discs in the horizontal position, but plays them fine in the vertical. Go figure!

Posted on Dec 17, 2008

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