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Ps3 no loading

I have had my ps3 for 2 weeks when i try to load the games, dvd it's says it's loading at the top of the screen but nothing happens.
I've tried leaving it for a few hours even though i had only just turned it on.
i have also tried using a different game, dvd has anyone got any idea what is wrong?

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  • Anonymous Dec 02, 2007

    same thing with my ps3..... HELP ME!

  • Anonymous Dec 13, 2007

    mine loads ps2 games and dvd's but not ps3 games

  • Anonymous Dec 14, 2007

    Yes i have the same problem, i got my ps3 the 10th, then i got my call of duty 4 the 13th, played 7 hours straight, now it wont read any disc, the book says it overheated and i should leave it unused till it cools down, but ive seen ppl say they have had their ps3 running for like days bt no overheat...

  • sdssgsmg Dec 15, 2007

    i insert a disc the loading symbol appears on the top right yet they is no progress. Nothing is ever displayed despite it showing the loading symbol can any one help


  • shahadat96 Dec 31, 2007

    I have had my ps3 for 2 weeks when i try to load the games, dvd it's says it's loading at the top of the screen but nothing happens.
    I've tried leaving it for a few hours even though i had only just turned it on.
    i have also tried using a different game, dvd has anyone got any idea what is wrong?

  • J4XXN
    J4XXN Jan 06, 2008

    YES IVE HAD SQAME PROBLEM. I SPOKE TO SONY TODAY ABD THEY SAY A PATCH IS COMING OUT THIS TUESDAY TO FIX IT. IT IS A COMMON FAULT AND IT IS HAPPENING TO THOUSANDS OF PS3'S. SO ROLL ON TUES 8TH OF JAN. HOPE THIS HELPS A FEW PEOPLE

  • supermums5 Jan 18, 2008

    Can anyone tell me how i get this patch to fix ps3, Do i buy it or down load it? My kids are driving me mad!!

  • Anonymous Jan 25, 2008

    i have the same problem right now on 1/25/08 i was playing madden and it froze, so i turned it off and restarted the system now it wont load anything up but i can still go on the internet

  • Vikram K Jan 26, 2008

    Dad bought a Sony PS3 - 60 GB Hard disk for me - I played several games - Carbon, Harry Potter, Uncharted Drake's Fortune. But for past 3 days, when I insert any one of these games, the Loading sign is shown but BD ROM symbol does not appear.



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Ts a problem with the latest download update. sorry to say but its a job for sony as long as its still under warranty. just phone them up explain the probs your having and they will send you a new (normally reconditioned) unit out. sony's replacement service is very good.

Posted on Jan 24, 2008

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Theyre bringing out a patch to fix it tomorrow apparently... I don't know wether to laugh or cry...paid like 350 when they first came out from Japan and now the UK sony won't replace it or even order me a new one from Japan because it's nothing to do with them???? FFS

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Same problem with mine! does anyone at all have any advice?

Posted on Jan 04, 2008

Same Problem!!!!!

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