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PS3 won't recognize media, i.e. DVDs, games

When the disk is inserted, nothing happens, there are no icons on the screen or any loading symbols, it's as if I didn't insert any disk at all. thank you for your time!

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  • Anonymous Dec 22, 2008

    When I turn on my ps3 and insert a disc nothing happens. Even when a game is already in the console there is no icon for it.

  • cutelilme Dec 23, 2008

    i have the exact same problem. the ps3 wont load any disks. even when it gets turned on with the disk inside, it doesnt read them. it's as if its empty but its not. i've tried ps1, ps2, and ps3 games, dvds, and cds. none of them work. but all the other functions on the ps3 work such as the playstation store, remote play, etc.

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So your DashBoard doesn't even come up at all? What happens when you turn the PS3 on with the game inside of it? Try using a lens cleaner to see if it is perhaps your laser that is being blocked by dust or something. If nothing works you may need to reload the PS3 Operating System (OS).

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  • Sudo Bash Dec 23, 2008

    I need to know if you all are getting a Graphical User Interface called the Dash Board or not...

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