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Screen on TV shows Toshiba label and says there is no disc but a disc loaded in it

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The laser unit has gone bad. Usually it's not worth replacing as it is about 3/4 the cost of a new player.

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Toshiba REGZA won't play DVD. Shows "disc loading" then goes to wide screen mode, but then ejects the disc. Whats up?


Sounds like the laser pickup unit to the DVD player is faulty. Contact any service technician to replace it. The disc mechanism should be taken out of it to replace this part.
If you wish to get some details; check the site linked here. Pull up older posts. Surf the site with patience. http://electronicshelponline.blogspot.com/

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Dvd will not play. We just converted from comcast to Verizon. It worked before but does not now. Have been through all the steps with Verizon. no luck


see the causes and fix it: God bless you
  1. No disc. - Load a disc into the tray.
  2. Disc has been loaded upside down. Place the disc with the label side up.
  3. Disc region code does not match region code of the player.
  4. Disc type is not the correct type to play.
  5. Disc is damaged or dirty. Clean the disc or try another.
  6. Moisture may be condensed inside the unit. Remove the disc and the leave the power on for one or two hours.

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MY TOSHIBA DVR MODEL DR420KU WILL NOT RECORD ON DISC. IT KEEPS GIVING AN ERROR CODE AND NOW IT WILL NOT PLAYBACK DVD-R DICS, BUT IT WILL PLAY MY DVD+R DISCS. WHAT COULD BE THE SUDDEN PROBLEM?


see the cause and remedies:
Does not play disc
  1. No disc. - Load a disc into the tray.
  2. Disc has been loaded upside down. Place the disc with the label side up.
  3. Disc region code does not match region code of the player.
  4. Disc type is not the correct type to play.
  5. Disc is damaged or dirty. Clean the disc or try another.
  6. Moisture may be condensed inside the unit. Remove the disc and the leave the power on for one or two hours.
Finally the OPU optical pickup contain lasser beam, NOT are reading the TOC from DISK+ Syscon can be defective, you must go to the repair shop TV for fix it see the diagram attached, is a complex equipment.
God bless you
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When I insert myDVD disc, the screen shows loading for a minute or so--then reads incorrect disc and bad on the player. This is a disc I have used before and has the label that shows it is the disc this...


Hi,
It seems that optical laser block gets fail to read data on disc and possible cause could be dirty/ clogged lens or optical laser block failure.
Put lens cleaning disc in unit to clean optical lens and check DVD playback, if that does not solve the issue then optical laser block would be defective and requires replacement that would cost approx new player price.
Hope these info will help.
Thanks.

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I wiped clean my toshiba satellite pro p300 and tried to load operating system ,screen say's press enter to continue loading, when i press enter screen shows cannot find hard drive etc etc can anyone...


If you insert your Vista or Win7 disc into the DVD drive and boot form that, make sure that the BIOS is set to recognise the hard disc. The OS disc will do the rest. If it cannot find the hard disc, maybe the hard disc is faulty.
When you are successful, go to toshiba.com and download the latest drivers and firmware for the BIOS.
Hope that helps.

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Loads to gray-blue screen and then stops


What you did is not at all wrong... it generally happens if any booting files in the operating system are missing... and it will be resolved when you re-install the operating system.

Relax, nothing happened. repairing with those discs will resolve your issue.

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Dvd player wont play


I found this on the PROSCAN website under customer support manuals.The website is www.oncorpus.com.I hope this information helps you with your problem. IMPORTANT THE LABEL SIDE OF THE DVD MUST FACE THE BACK SIDE OF THE TELEVISION 1. Press the ‘INPUT’ button to select ‘DVD’ mode, if no disc is inserted yet, the display shows ‘No Disc’.
2.Insert a DVD with the printed side facing towards the rear of the TV/DVD Player (see below)
3.The TV will first display ‘Loading’, then change to ‘DVD-video’. Most DVDs will show some preliminary
information then stop at a main menu screen.
4. Press PLAY/PAUSE to play it directly. Or press the DVD-MENU button to access the disc menu during
playback.
5.Use the direction button on the remote control to select the desired option. Press ENTER to select the
option or press the ► button. Playback will now commence.
6.After playback, press the EJECT button on remote control or EJECT button on TV/DVD to remove the
disc.
Note: No function‘’ will sometimes appear on the screen after a button is pressed. This indicates that the
function is not supported at the current time.

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Toshiba 32'' Model 32HLV66 DVD/TV Combo - DVD won't play


you must do a optical head cleaning on the unit, could be the optical lens was dirty thats why it can't read any disc inserted.

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Toshiba dvd player - SD-1200


Its actually in the troubleshooting manual. Pg 126. Try putting in the disk with the label face up, that might work too,

regards


Jim

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DVD player - ERR


error in any disk i put in!!!!!!!!!

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