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My PS3 suddenly will not automatically load or accept a game CD or movie CD.

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Posted on Jan 02, 2017

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bubulica2000
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SOURCE: Ps3 won't play my ps3 disks or movies

sounds like the blu ray diode is burnt.
Send it to Sony for warranty replacement

Posted on Sep 26, 2008

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RescueTechLA
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SOURCE: My PS3 now will not play PS3 games but still plays PS2 games

You're blu-ray drive has partially died. It's a three part laser (cd, dvd, blu-ray). The most important part of yours has died that's why you can still play dvd and PS2 games because they use the dvd laser and not the blu-ray.

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Posted on Feb 23, 2009

mrbobsicle
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SOURCE: ps3 won't load games or dvd..WTF?

1.You Should Try to clean your disks 2.put one in and go to games or videos depending on what u r doing and if your ps3 detects there is a game in there press triangle on the disk icon and select play 3.if that didnt work go to http://www.Playstaton.com/Support
Hope it Helped!

Posted on Jun 04, 2009

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SOURCE: My PS3 stopped loading PS3 games but will play

The blue ray cd drive has gone bad. It (the reader) will need to be replaced.
Sorry. :^ (

Posted on Jul 01, 2009

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SOURCE: ps3 will load disc, but game or movie will not play

send it into sony its fried i have the same problem but no money for repairs since i dont have the recept... i woulda been better off with microsoft...

Posted on Jul 13, 2009

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Why doesn't my PS3 load games or movies?


Check the file format it must be "efat" or fat32 not NTFS,

Jun 23, 2014 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

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My ps3 iant reading games or blu ray discs how can i fix this myself?


I've been told that Blue Ray movies don't work on PS3 unless you use an HDMI cable; but I haven't tested that. Also, some Blue-ray on PS3 load as movies, some load as games depending on the content. So check the automatic play feature, see if you can select the BD from the video section. On your Xross media bar, go to videos and see if there is a blue disc (BD-rom), click X.

Also make sure that the movie is actually blue-ray. Some old HD movies are sold off on eBay, etc as Blue ray when they aren't. Check it on Blueray.com, if the movie isn't listed it may be HD only.

Apr 27, 2010 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

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It wont play games or movies


Laser has to be bad then if its not reading brand new games or dvds. To verify this though get a can of air and gently blow it into the drive to make sure there is no specs of dirt or dust on the laser.

Now try the games and dvds again and if its still happening then the laser needs to be replaced and you can get them fairly cheap off of Ebay.

Jul 06, 2009 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

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No Games or Movies


buy a lens cleaning cd and clean lens

Jun 13, 2009 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

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Ps3 won't load games or dvd..WTF?


1.You Should Try to clean your disks 2.put one in and go to games or videos depending on what u r doing and if your ps3 detects there is a game in there press triangle on the disk icon and select play 3.if that didnt work go to http://www.Playstaton.com/Support
Hope it Helped!

Jun 04, 2009 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

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PS3 will not load games or movies, it works fine on line


Your cd drive is on its way out call sony i beleive it is an issue they resolve for free.

Mar 19, 2009 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

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PS3 won't load any C.D (game/movie/music) or USB port


well you should go where you bought your ps3 and tell the problem

Jan 09, 2009 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

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Wont load games


Try updating the firmware version or reseting the ps3.

Nov 16, 2008 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

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