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I have tried to play a dvd that i have played several times in the past, and get an error code that says. Disc cannot be played, please check the disc. Disc works fine on other DVD players and on my computer.

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    eagle338 Aug 08, 2010

    Hi this is eagle338. Did the lens cleaner work?

  • shuldahome2 Aug 08, 2010

    No the dics cleaner did not work. The dvd gave me the same error code,and would not play the dic cleaner.

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In that case I am afraid you are gonna have to get the lens/laser assembly replaced. How old is the unit?

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  • shuldahome2 Aug 08, 2010

    I discovered that I had purchased the wrong DVD cleaner. the first one I got was for Blue Ray, I went back to the store and got the right one, and the DVD works fine after I cleaned it.
    Thanks again

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usually this happens when lens cannot read the the disc. Due to few reason 1 Your disk is scratched 2 Your DVD lens is covered with dust 3 You need to replace DVD lens
Try another few CD/DVD to rectify whether there is any problem with dvd you are trying to play
if this error occurs on all the dvd you played then the most likely proble is with your DVD lens either its coverd with dust use Disk cleaner if not you got to replace a new DVD lense as per model

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Hello,

how long have you been using this player? The problem should be from the lens (laser).

The lens is weak and that's why it cannot read/load DVD's. The weak lens is also what's making it says "disc error" or "Unknown disc". It can still play Cd's because, Cd's does not contain large files, unlike DVD's.

Get a lens cleaner and use it to clean the lens, but if the lens still does the same thing even after using the lens cleaner, then it means you would have to change the whole lens completely to a brand new one.

By so doing your player would play all DVD's with no problem at all.

Good luck.

Posted on Apr 22, 2010

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