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I have a Phillips HDD & DVD player/Recorder and when i try to open the try a sign comes up saying BLOCKED and I can't load a disc

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Hi and welcome to the site,

Initially, postback with the model number.

BLOCKED as it implies indicates that the tray could not slide out; a common problem with some Philips models. Fix is to replace the DVD deck mechanism. Workaround is to always leave a disc inside.

Offhand, on most Philips models, there would be a manual eject slot at the bottom of the unit as shown in the representative image below.

I have a Phillips HDD & DVD player/Recorder - f1c418b.jpg

Good luck and thank you for asking.

Posted on Jul 13, 2010

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