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Format disc hi i just brought a playstation games for my son from the states but it wont read the disc....is there anyway round it?

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  • patgar Jan 18, 2008

    Memory Card (8mb) (For Playstation 2 ) in memory card slot 1 error data may be corrupt.

  • skyy_0 Aug 11, 2008

    Help i have a second hand ps2 and i bought a new game. It wont play coz it needs a format disc Help... Im dying to play the game.....

  • wyldie29 May 05, 2009

    hi i just tried to load a game but it didnt let me play the game please tell me what to do


  • Cary Farah
    Cary Farah May 11, 2010

    are you in a different country then the usa?

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I think the disk is defected and you should exchange that disk with a new one......

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Ps2 requries format cd


Yes, the reason for that is because you bought a game from another country it has to run through a format CD for that country (which you can find on the web) to format your PlayStation 2 to play foreign games. I hope this helps or solves!

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On son was playing smack down 2009 and it started to freeze. He deleted some stuff off his memory card then when he tried to play the game agian it did not read the disc. We tried other games and it wont...


Make sure you are using the right disk. It must be Playstation 3 format software not a Xbox game. If you are still having difficulties playing the game you might need to send it in for repairs.

Dec 29, 2008 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

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Playstation 3 wont read games


Try formatting the hard drive

then updating the console

i dought it would be anything internal unless he reconnected it disconected it several times whilst the power was on

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Dec 17, 2008 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

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My set of 3 games will not work, disc read error


I had the same problem with a pinball game I brought. If you have one of the old playstation 2's and these games you have a blue-back on them I noticed after so long they stop playing games with blue-back discs. All other games with out these blue-back discs will play just fine but if you have a new playstation 2 and these games are not playing on there then u need to call playstation and tell them the problem you are having and see what they tell you. Let me know if this helps you Good Luck!

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Ps2 wont read discs and asks for format disc


I can guess that the games you are trying to play have a Blue underneath and not silver. This was a big problem with my sons disks too using the older version of the ps2. We managed to mess about with some of the settings and changed the rgb setting to the other option (can't remember what that was now...sorry) and got some of them to work, but not for long. When the new games come out now they expect you to have the slimline ps2 and unfortunalty won't work on the older model. So to fix this problem I just bought a new one.

Oct 26, 2008 | Sony PlayStation 2 (PS2) Console

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Please insert a playstation or ps2 format disc


Hi,
This problem actually related to the region change.For this problem you have to install a modification chip in your PS2 console after that it will play all your games according to your region.
For this you have to contact any expert nearby to you.
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Oct 23, 2008 | Sony PlayStation 2 (PS2) Console

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The game wont read any disc when i insert the game it wont display it. Also is there anyway to repair this my self i.e. replace the hard drive with one of my own?


I contacted Sony, with a proof of purchase the repair service is free of charge. They will send me a box in the mail to return the console in. It was stated that this will take 7-10 working days to complete.

Oct 06, 2008 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

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Play NTSC(U/C) PS2 disc on console which outputs PAL signal


Hi hari,
A mod-chip will resolve this issue on your PS2.

Apr 28, 2008 | Sony PlayStation 2 (PS2) Console

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PSP Can't Read UMD!


UMD games play on any unit, the movies are regional.

tiny scratches & finger prints can stop them playing look carefully at the disc.

do the discs load ok? no mechanism damage?

Dec 16, 2007 | Sony PlayStation Portable (PSP) Console

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Play station 2 won't read silver disc only reads blue disc


Hi Elvis,

The Blue back disc is CD format. The DVD laser circuit is giving you trouble. You can adjust the DVD pot some on the back of the Laser. Turn it about 3 degrees clockwise. Then put it the laser back in. Test the PS2 with no cover on, and use the white round disc from the laser drive cover to clamp a disc onto the spindle. Test DVD and PS2 Games that do not have Blue back.

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