How to Fix a DVD that Skips and Freezes

We’ve played digital video discs (DVDs) for nearly two decades now. Daily watching them has been a major time filler of our spare time. Buying many used DVDs which are often scratched, we often see skipping DVDs. So, the question of how to fix a DVD that skips and freezes became important for us to … Continue reading How to Fix a DVD that Skips and Freezes



How to Fix a Scratched DVD Disc

We’ve played digital video discs (DVDs) for nearly twenty years now. Daily watching them has been a major filler of our leisure hours. So, to get the most of our entertainment pennies, we buy lots of used DVD discs. Thus, we’ve experienced freezing DVDs often, and learned various ways how to fix a scratched DVD … Continue reading How to Fix a Scratched DVD Disc



How to Fix a Scratched PS3 Disc, PS3 CD, PS3 DVD, and PS3 Blu Ray Game Discs

We’ve played PlayStation games with our nieces and nephews for several years, many of which were bought from used and discount game shops.  Saving money buying these discs in this way unfortunately, had a cost.  It had the consequence that many of the PS3 discs would not run in the gaming machine.  So, under express … Continue reading How to Fix a Scratched PS3 Disc, PS3 CD, PS3 DVD, and PS3 Blu Ray Game Discs



How to Stop a DVD from Skipping

We’ve played digital video discs (DVDs) for nearly two decades now.  Daily watching them has been a major time filler of our spare time.  Buying many used DVDs which are often scratched, we often see skipping DVDs.  So, the question of how to stop a DVD from skipping became important for us to answer.  We offer below the answers to … Continue reading How to Stop a DVD from Skipping



How to Fix a Skipping DVD Movie Disc

We’ve played digital video discs (DVDs) for nearly twenty years now.  Daily watching them has been a major filler of our fun time hours.  Do, to get the most of our entertainment dollars, we buy lots of used DVD discs. Thus,  we’ve experienced freezing DVDs often, and learned various ways how to fix a skipping DVD movie disc while playing. No DVD … Continue reading How to Fix a Skipping DVD Movie Disc



How to Connect Sharp Smart TV to Internet

Sharp Smart TVs can run apps, as a tablet or smart phone does; many of which require Internet access.  The Sharp Aquos high definition televisions for example, typically obtain that access via a Wi-Fi  wireless network. They must be connected to the internet in order for their smart features to function.  Thus, when you initially set up this HD TV, you … Continue reading How to Connect Sharp Smart TV to Internet



Sony DVP-SR210P DVD Player Review

The Sony DVP-SR210P DVD player plays CDs, data disks with MP3 files, and can display pictures in JPEG format. It’s among the most inexpensive DVD players we’ve seen.  Yet it appears very well constructed; we’ve used a similar model (the HDMI version) for several years now without problems.  This player epitomizes a mature technology; one … Continue reading Sony DVP-SR210P DVD Player Review



Unpacking the Sony CD DVD Player DVP-SR210P

A customer recently requested that we install a DVD player onto her HD television, which, unfortunately, has only one open component video input available. But fortunately however, this Sony DVP-SR210P DVD player offers a component video output, costs very little (under $35 currently), and is simple to unpack and install.  We detail here how we … Continue reading Unpacking the Sony CD DVD Player DVP-SR210P



How to Clean a DVD Disc to Fix Freezing and Playing Errors

We’ve played DVDs for nearly two decades. Plus, now that there’s a huge market for used DVDs (digital video discs), we also see many smudged, oily discs. These often will not play without cleaning them up first.  To that end, we’ve found some safe ways for repairing these conditions with simple disc cleaning.  Some of our … Continue reading How to Clean a DVD Disc to Fix Freezing and Playing Errors



How to Clean Blu Ray Discs – Movie and Game Discs

We’ve played CDs and DVDs for many years, and now, we’ve gotten into the blu ray disc craze. Media discs become soiled or damaged from the same dirt sources.  These include oily fingerprints, dust, and scratches.  Further, all kinds of data discs need the same gentle cleaning.  Proper cleaning can restore them to their brand new … Continue reading How to Clean Blu Ray Discs – Movie and Game Discs