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When i put in a xbxo 360 game it just says open tray its as if there isnt a game in and when it does work it only lets me play for about 2 mins then it says the disc is unreadable

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  • reece_smith1 Jul 20, 2009

    it's not the game it's the xbox it doesn't play any of my games it's ever since i got xbox live ?

  • Michelle Crabbe May 11, 2010

    Have you already gone through the basic steps to ensure that the disc is clean and that there are no scratches in the surface? This is always important to check before placing any game into the system. Oil from fingers and dust can cause the laser to stop reading the discs in your 360. I would also recommend that you review the knowledge data base on the microsoft website. This too can be helpful. I have posted a link for your convenience as there will be some answers for you there.http://support.xbox.com/support/en/us/nx...

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This will help very good fix walktrough

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