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Nintendo DS does not recognise games

My son has a Nintendo Ds and it no longer recognises games. It will still play the game boy games however. We have a new game that he purchased and only played a couple of times and now this doesn't work. We took your advice and cleaned the contacts with a cotten tip and alcohol and this worked for aashort while then stopped. I spoke to somebody from EB games who said that this was quite a common problem in this model.
 Can you please help?

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  • Plaese Help Oct 27, 2007

    There is nothing in the slot. We even cleaned it gently with fine sand paper. As I said that worked for a little while and then stopped.

  • aggnet1 Nov 22, 2007

    Nintendo does NOT recognize any games. No games can be played...

  • Langiotl Dec 28, 2007

    I just got a new game- csi:dark motives, and when i put it in the slot and turn it on, it says "no ds card inserted." if i clean the slot and cartridge, it will work for a little while, then the screen freezes and I get the same message when i re-boot. any more suggestions other than cleaning, because it doesnt seem to be a dirt problem. all my other disks work.

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Maybe it has got something in the nintendo games slot. My one kept not working and when I cleaned that slot it worked, there was a bit of tissue in it.

Posted on Oct 26, 2007

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Well the slot might be broken. I recommend if it still has a waranty bringing it back to where you purchased it then tell them the problem and they will give you a new one.

Posted on Dec 29, 2007

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