View Full Version : warped data on disk

10-01-2010, 01:32 PM
I have a disk that will not read, there are no scratches and nothing wrong, the disk is perfectly flat the only thing I can see is when I look at the data side of the disk the line that you can see where the data stops and the blank space starts is not uniform it is all wavy and warped looking.

Is there anything i can do to straighten this data line to hopefuly get the disk to read?

10-01-2010, 02:11 PM
Have you tried sand paper? - No just joking don't try that!

I take you are talking about a CDR. If so was it written on the computer you are trying to read it on, and has it been finalized. If not that can cause problems reading it

10-01-2010, 02:13 PM
actualy no it was a game a bought for the ps2, i bought it brand new and that is how it came its not burnt

10-01-2010, 02:43 PM
Take it back

10-01-2010, 02:46 PM
cant take it bk got no reciect and thy dont carry tht game anymore in order to jus exchange for same game

10-01-2010, 03:06 PM
Are you talking about a wavy line when looking at the edge of the disc? Because all discs have a wavy line like that.

It could be that your PS2 is faulty, not the disc.

If you have a DVD drive in your PC, put the disc in and rip the entire thing to an ISO image with a program like ImgBurn.

If it fails, then the disc is bad. if it succeeds, then your PS2 is probably bad.

10-01-2010, 04:25 PM
sry dude but the ps2 is fine n its no the edge of the disk u burn a disk or look at the bottom of one n find the edge of the data n u will see it is a nice even circle on the disk but one this disk it is not a nice even circle it waves n warpes all over the place so i no its not my ps2 cause every other disk i put in it works perfect n the ps2 is freekin brand new so if no one can help thn il jus buy a new copy of the game i was jus hopin i could fix it n save a few bucks but o well

10-01-2010, 04:52 PM
some spelling lessons too would be helpful. I still think the disc is screwed next time keep the receipt

10-01-2010, 05:59 PM
The only way to prove the disc is bad is try to dump a full image on your PC, though going by what you have said it probably is a bad disc

10-01-2010, 06:06 PM
well ty for the help lol ill jus keep my eye out fir another copy of the game gut thnx for tryin guys.

P.S. i love my spellin lolz