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Xbox360 putting ring around disc - Microsoft Xbox 360 Console

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  • dlovej10 Dec 25, 2008

    need assistance!!!!!!!!!!!

  • Anonymous Jan 19, 2009

    my disk has a ring around the outer middle can you help me?

  • beev758 Jan 19, 2009

    my disk has a ring around the outer middle can i get rid of this and will the disk still work?

  • QueenBitc Jan 22, 2009

    theres a ring burned into my game about half way down and now the game doesn't have any visual

  • RichDotMan Feb 17, 2009

    my pro 9 has a ring on the disc

  • eagles guy 5 Apr 14, 2009

    me and my friend were playing madden 09 and his xbox was up vertical and it burned a half ring into the disk..........how do i fix my madden so i can play it again

  • Anonymous May 08, 2009

    it happened to meeh to and now my cousin is madd at meeh for it so ill try to clean it at movie gallery or go to block buster tomorrow

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This happens when the disc touches the laser lens when the console is moved while the game is in it playing. You can fix this by either buying a monster clean screen cleaner or just go to your local Gamestop or Gamecrazy and have them buff your disk. It happened to me a few times, i got it buffed and everything is brand new.

Posted on Jun 29, 2010

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The disk probably can be fixed be using a combination of rubbing alcohol and brasso

Posted on Jan 20, 2010

  • afthebasher Jan 20, 2010

    try to give the 360 a rest

  • John Foor Oct 22, 2010

    Giving it a rest has nothing to do with it, just put the darn xbox in a place where it won't get bumped, fixed issue

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Dude, your game is Broken. All of yours are. The ring occurs when the Xbox is moved with a disk in it while playing. It really sucks and recently happened to me. You are gonna have to buy a new one, because it is considered "User Damage" and they won't give you a new copy.

Posted on Mar 16, 2009

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To prevent putting a ring around disc make sure you have somthing to hold the system in place, if you don't, then have it placed flat on the floor.if you want to move it some place elts then take the game out first. this happend to me several times. i don't think you could get them fixed if the ring gose around the whole disc.

Posted on Jun 03, 2009

  • SoCal Wreck Nov 11, 2010

    i dont understand why every1 is saying how to prevent this im sure ever1 knows how to prevent it we just want to know how to fix this problem once it has already happened

  • krikit706 Feb 21, 2011

    The ring is not caused by moving your xbox. it is caused by leaving the game paused for and excessive amount of time. the only way to avoid this is to turn off the game when you stop playing. And your game is pretty much junk. The ring is where the laser was reading, and because it was in the same place for so long, it basically burned the data off of the disc.

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If there anything on top of your x box it will ring burn or if the x box was picked up during game play it will burn

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Borrow a Friends and install the Game

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That can't be fixed unfortunately. I know what you are talking about, as it happened to my Call of Duty : Modern Warfare 2 cd. This probably happened if you knocked it over or hit it while you were playing a game. My personal workaround was to use a friends disk to install the game to my hard drive, and play the game using my disk. The game worked from there.

Posted on Jun 02, 2011

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