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DVD player - ERR

All of a sudden, no matter what disc is put in - The TV will show the Toshiba DVD welcome screen but there is a black box in the upper left hand area of the screen that says "Incorrect Disc"..
Even when the disc is a "store bought" - play anywhere - type of disc.
It will not even play the discs that were recorded and finalized on the unit.
Can you help??

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  • Anonymous Dec 01, 2007

    I am also having the same err problem. No dvd disk will work.

  • Anonymous Jan 01, 2008

    this toshiba dvd-vcr sd-v280 is suck. err... all the time even with the holliwood dvd movie.

  • Anonymous Jan 26, 2008

    I'm having the same problem. It's not every DVD, but more and more are ERRing out. I played one yesterday and it worked just fine, but when I tried the same disk today it won't recognize it. Hopefully somebody will have an answer...

  • Anonymous Feb 08, 2008

    ive had three dvd players in 2 years and always encounter this problem ie.ERR and so cant play discs really frustrating

  • Anonymous Dec 07, 2008

    My Toshiba is doing the same thing, it errors out saying "Incorrect Disc". It sounds like the rotating devise that makes the CD or DVD spin is not working. I thought it was a dirty lens inside, but after putting a disc in, the disc did not move.

    Is this worth fixing or replacing?

  • beadzjill Jan 18, 2009

    I have exactly the same problem, even when putting in the cleaner disc. Even after having watched a DVD with no problem, I am now getting the incorrect disc error or bad disc .

  • tribedogs Feb 15, 2009

    I have the exact same problem...any ideas?

  • SailnSandi Mar 14, 2009

    I have the same problem. All of a sudden the ERR appeared. Has anyone had any luck in fixing this? or did you just go buy a new player?



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Error in any disk i put in!!!!!!!!!

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I PRESS SETUP on REMOTE then go to TV ASPECT move it to 16:9 PUT CODE 1,3,9,7,1,3,9 then press ENTER and it will reset to factory mode and it will say DONE . PRESS ENTER to load DVD .... THAT'S WHAT I DID AND IT WORKED FOR ME >>> I DON'T CARE FOR TOSHIBA MUCH I'VE HAD TO MEANY PROBLEMS WITH THERE PRODUCTS >!!!!!

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