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No disc When i put dvd in it will say loading and then come back NO DISC. but will pay music cd just fine.

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  • rb11811390 Apr 12, 2008

    I have the same problem,I have cleaned the pick up head and check the disk,

    unit has worked for 1yr with no problem!

    Help!!

  • ja10 Apr 20, 2008

    when i put a disc, it will say loading then no disc..cd and video will not play..my portbale dvd is less than one year.

  • ja10 Apr 20, 2008

    the player will just load then ill say no disc. its less than one year..

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The optical lens is out of alignment. This is why it will read CDs which have much larger data pits that DVDs.

The unit should be able to read and playback CDs (both production and burned) and DVDs (both production and burned). If the optics are out of alignment and exceed their tolerances, the player will not read discs.

This is caused fromt he player being dropped or jarred.

This is not an easy fix for the home user. This is something that a qualified professional needs to correct.

Posted on Apr 17, 2008

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SOURCE: INSIGNIA NS-PDVD10 Problem

I have a NS-PDVD8 . I purchased DEC 2006. I used it in April 2007 and then again in Jan.2008. When I went TO use March -2008 I received message NO DISCwhen attempting to play DVD.i messed with for an hour by rebooting and and dusting with compressed air.No help

next day I tried a CD and after very long loading time played music.
after I let it run for an hour I attempted DVD but same response.NO DISC

I cleaned the optical lens with a damp soft cloth and dried with soft cloth ( I do not recommend using a cloth but I was fed up and needed the player for flight next day) I believe you can purchase a cleaner kit.

I also ran the lens back and forth 5 or 6 times to make sure it could move fully along track.I heard clicking and wondered if this was ever going to run again.

I tried a CD first and the Cd loaded almost immediately and played

Next I tried a DVD and loaded successfully and played entire movie.

I turnred on and off about 10 times and reloaded movie without any problem.

Posted on Mar 27, 2008

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