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Xbox says open tray when game is in

When i put a game in my xbox 360 it always says open tray does anyone have a solution?

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This means that either the lens inside it is scratched or dirty.(Some kind of compressed air can might work). Or the disk is scratched..;-; Damn 360s..

Posted on Jun 19, 2009

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Yea just go to ur console settings and enable the auto start thingy,turn of ur console,then turn on again and itll start automatically

Posted on Jun 21, 2009

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This happens to my Xbox360 also. what i usually do is take the disk out blow on it and blow inside my xbox close it without the disk in then when it says open tray, open it and put the disk it. You may have to repeat but it had worked for me

Posted on Jun 27, 2009

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SOURCE: Xbox 360 doesn't read games properly

3 Simple Steps to Fixing this problem :1.Take out and disks in the tray and turn it off. 2.Lay the XBOX 360 Horizontally and give the xbox 5-10 medium bangs with your palm or fist (top Left of the XBOX). 3.Turn it on, Put in a Game ! SUCCESS ! Hope it Helps There is a vid, Hope this helped. =D

Posted on Oct 19, 2009

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SOURCE: xbox 360 reads open tray and doesn't show game

Just keep closing and opening the tray, sooner or later it should read the disk.

Posted on Dec 05, 2009

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SOURCE: when i put a game in my xbox 360 it says reading then open tray

I found a solution that works for me after a long period of time with this problem.

Get an air spray canister (just compressed air), open your Xbox's game tray, take the disc out, then spray the air along the tray, moving side to side inside the Xbox. You may want to spray into the vents, too, just to be sure.

This worked for me, and it was the only thing that worked for me. I had already tried hitting the console with the controller (gently), and doing the stuff Microsoft recommends etc.

If that doesn't work, you could try gently knocking the top of the Xbox with your conroller, when you put the disc in, as I've heard that works for some people.

Another thing that works for some people is taking the disc out, closing the tray, then when it goes to Open Tray, open the tray, put the disc back in and then closing the tray again.

Posted on Jun 19, 2010

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