How To Fix A Scratched Dvd With Toothpaste?

How to Fix a Scratched DVD

  • Clean the disc with a mild soap and warm water. This will remove any oils and finger marks.
  • Dry the disc with a lint-free cloth.
  • Squeeze toothpaste on the disc.
  • Rub the toothpaste on the disc in a straight motion (not in a circular motion) from the center to the outer edges.
  • Wash off the toothpaste and dry the disc.

How do you fix a scratched disc with toothpaste?

Toothpaste as CD Cleaner

To restore a damaged CD, apply a dot of non-gel formulat toothpaste to a cotton cloth and rub in a straight line from the center of the CD outward, covering any scratches. Rinse off the toothpaste with water.1 Sep 2014

Can you fix a scratched DVD?

Chapstick, toothpaste, peanut butter, shoe polish, window cleaner, petroleum jelly, banana peels, and some other materials are purported to work for repairing a scratched disc, but they all have one commonality: Oil.

How can I fix my scratched CD?



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How do you get rid of deep scratches on a CD?

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  1. Step 1 How to Remove scratches from a CD.
  2. Take the CD to the sink.
  3. Let the CD air dry, or dry with towel.
  4. Take the toothpaste, and apply it to your index finger.
  5. Let the CD sit for 2 to 3 minutes.
  6. Rinse off the toothpaste with lukewarm water.
  7. Let the CD air dry, or dry with a non-linen towel.