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PS3 doesn't recognize disks anymore

Bought my PS3 two weeks ago, no issues playing games, and suddenly when I enter a game disk it doesn't recognize it and I cannot start the game. It doesn't recognize any DVD or CD or BD.

What has happened?

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  • DigitalEnemy Nov 02, 2007

    Same has just happened to me. was watching Spiderman3 Blu-ray disc then the screen froze. Now it wont boot up any type of disc. Its being replaced tomorrow from the store i bought it from back in July. I suggest you take it back for a replacement.

  • 9353 Nov 04, 2007

    When i insert a disc the disc reading sign comes on and them nothing happens.

  • enercon Nov 04, 2007

    same thing...just stopeed recognizing dics, games or otherwise.

  • j_rambo Nov 05, 2007

    I have the same problem. We just bought ours yesterday!!! I have to put the disc in the unit the turn it off wait a second then turn it back on and it will read it. I was sure this was NOT normal. I will be contacting the store A.S.A.P. Glad to know I am not alone. While still sorry to hear about your problems as well. Good luck guys!!!



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Guys just an update really. I took my machine back to the videogame store i bought it from ( Gamestation). They just gave me a replacement machine on the spot. They told me mine was the first PS3 they ahve recieved back since launch, and was going to send it to Sony to look at.

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