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No Disk My DVD 31 player suddenly started reporting No Disk when I put a DVD in. It will play all CDs and the cleaner disk but it will not play a DVD. No Disk. Any help?

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    i have the same problem but my DVD is 37. I tried different DVDs that use to play in the same player but not anymore.

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The funny thing about dvd players is they just stop functioning after awhile. I've had mine for 2 years now (4 players before that), and that's a personal record. On the flipside I have a sony dvd burner that won't read CD's!

Really the only thing i can suggest is updating the firmware via cd if it supports it (if you give me your make and model # i can check on it). I would also try different DVD's- like ones that you know used to play. Some newer ones have really aggressive anti-piracy garbage that will keep older players from playing them.

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