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post Jul 15 2009, 07:51 PM
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Well iv had the game for years. Decided I wanted to bring it back so I installed it everything went fine but when I run it, it says please insert original disc. Thing is, is that it is the original disc and there arnt many scratches on the bottom. Any help?
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post Jul 16 2009, 05:39 AM
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If you have more than one DVD drive and are attempting to play from a drive other than the one the original install was made from, that could be the problem.

If you can feel a scratch with your fingernail then the disc may need attention.
If you can feel the scratch... get a DVD Doctor (also known as CD-Doctor) and grind the disc according to the instructions, 95% effective if instructions are followed (I used to be in the Video Rental Business).

Could also be as simple as a dust, or a greasy fingerprint. Carefully wipe the disc from HUB to Outer EDGE. Never in circular motion.

Also, is the disc flat. Has it been subjected to heat and/or left lying flat with a (even) light weight on it. If so you will have to replace it.

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