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DVD won't play

My Bose system say incorrect format when I try to play a DVD  . It was working great till now and it hasn't been moved or anything else out of the ordinary .

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Re: DVD won't play

I am assuming it is not a burned dvd but a retail one, have you tried to play a cd? If it does not read anything it could be a bad unit.

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