Question about Microsoft Xbox 360 Console
I bought a new xbox 360 drive and installed it myself, now the game don't work on it. it says i need to install the disk into an xbox 360 system, then a bunch of chinese writing.
Well my friend thats because each xbox 360 drive is unique for each console so it only works on the original console, to solve this you have to flash the firmware from the old drive and put it the new one, there are many sites explaining it just google it.
Posted on Oct 03, 2007
Ok, traaav the problem with your drive is that you need to flash it, this happens when you switch out the drive of your console for another one (obviously). You see, each xbox 360's motherboard comes with it's own unique key and each key is married to the dvd drive, without this key your new dvd drive won't work. If you replaced the old drive with a new one of the same model all you need to do is open the old dvd drive, remove the circuit board and replace it in the new one. you can follow this link for visual instructions on how to do that http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G5hdC2kx4-Y ....... now if you replaced it with a different model of drive say a hitachi for a samsung you will need to flash the new drive, which really isn't for novices but with proper instructions I'm sure you can get it done, follow this tutorial, you'll have to register on the site first to see the tutorial, don't worry it's free to register..http://xbox360iso.com/showthread.php?t=95039 . I hope this helps your little problem.
Posted on Jan 03, 2010
Ok all u gotta do is whip out ur fat ****, bang it on each corner of the xbox and *** in between the harddrive and the xbox and the put em together then THERE YA GO!
Posted on Jul 10, 2009
First solution is to NOT listen to XxXboxGuyxX. There are at least 3 ways to fix this problem and this guy, with his weak vocabulary seems to be the f#$%in idiot. Look at solution #4!!! Who is the idiot now?!?!?
Posted on Feb 01, 2009
I read on a site that after you install a new disk drive that you also need to install a application. on this site i read that on you simply have to put that file on a usb drive (Flash-drive or thumb drive). then install the app after you installed the hardware. im not to sure what site it was on but try to google it. try keywords like. Steps on installing xbox360 disk drives or software hacks for new disk drives.
Posted on Feb 10, 2009
Im not positive but i think you have either purchased the wrong type of dvd drive for your 360,or u have purchased a used one.they are keyed to the mother board of each 360 so you cant swap them with other used drives without flashing them.if you look on the bottom of the dvd assembly there is a little mother board,with a chip on it if you would have swapped that with the one on the new dvd rom before turning power on you should have been fine.im working on how to fix the problem.
good luck with your 360 : )
Posted on Mar 27, 2009
All you need to do is flash the drive to your 360
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Posted on Mar 24, 2009
Get a new disk drive
Posted on Jul 17, 2009
If your xbox keeps saying insert disk into an xbox360 there is no known way of fixing it! ive changed the circuit board in drive, i have attempted flashing it and i have put a new drive in and changed the serial key to the one from the existing drive,it still says the same thing,i think the problem is a chip on the mobo.the only way to solve it (sorry for saying this) is to send your xbox off to microsoft.its that or you can have a posh dvd/cd player,but you cant play no games on it.
Posted on Mar 14, 2009
If ya disk drive will not play games and u put in a new ur a fuckin idiot every xbox has its own codes and there for it will not fuckin work DUH HHH ... but for the guy thats XboX says open tray is the reen light flashing as if is were trying toopen If So that mean's it has Shrted out or A Cable Has Come Loose
Posted on Sep 09, 2008
I jes bought a ts-h9 something is a tosobai samsung... anit wont let play my games.... but dvd works fine... and when it load my games it say plz play xbox 360 cosuln games and also writen in japanesse too...
Posted on Feb 08, 2011
Dont think ist a disk drive problem because i changed disk drives in mine to on that i knew worked and still got the say thing think is a software problem
Posted on Oct 22, 2010
Hey everyone,follow #7 solution,tried it out to with broen xbox and it work,just switc out the memory chip on t disk drive(it's the chip board that plugs into your 360.
Posted on Feb 14, 2009
Or if you bought the same diskdrive, you can just switch the chips inside the drives, you put your old one in the new d-d
Posted on Aug 24, 2008
Buy a new one
Posted on Sep 17, 2008
Hey what i did was i got myself a lens cleaning disk from my local shop. the instructions usually tell you to put one drop on each brush. honestly that sucks! i put about 4-5 drops of their solution on each brush then i quickly put it into my 360 and played the disk, it did its job and my games once again work perfectly. i think this only works if you have a dirty lens though. so good luck everyone.
Posted on Apr 18, 2010
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