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DVDs and BDs won't play on my PS3 80gb

This started just recently. If I put in a DVD, it shows up on the screen as Data Disc. If I click on it, it says "no titles". A Blu Ray disc doesn't even register. Is it just a coincidence this started shortly after the latest update? ( the one for the photos) I've noticed that updates seem to have done "funky" things to my PS3 in the past. For a while I was unable to turn off the system remotely, only by pressing button on console. After the next update, everything was fine. Could this be update related, or is my laser/drive going out? By the way, games seem to play OK.

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Chances are it's a hard drive saving problem, since it can still read blu-ray games.If this really bothers you, then save all data you want to save (game data, game saves, music, photos, etc.) then do a complete system restore, update again if it's still doing it then you know it's a HDD problem. But if it's still under warranty call up sony and they will set up with a fixed unit.

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