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Won't play PS3 games

My problem is that my PS3 no longer plays my games.
when I insert the game disc into the system the icon for the game does not show. the only items that show are the 'game data' utility and the 'saved data' utitlity.

please help!!!

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  • imranpasta Jan 12, 2008

    i'll try that...thanks for the tip...the problem with returning it is that i bought it in saudi arabia and i live in kenya (east africa!) lol....i notice a lot of people have this problem...do you think sony would replace it for me?..its hardly a month old...

  • Anonymous Apr 27, 2008

    please help i have the same problem

  • Anonymous Apr 28, 2008

    My Playstation wont recognize any discs. Movies, games, any of them. What is the problem, how can I fix it? If I need to, what who do I call, where do I send it?

  • bheka Apr 30, 2008

    i just bought a new ps3 & after a month it wont play games and when you try to insert CD/DVD/Game it says "Saved data Utility" and refuses to play any media.

  • Anonymous Jun 06, 2008

    my PS3 isn't reading the disks like other people the game icon wont come up .

  • Anonymous Jun 15, 2008

    My PS3 froze while playing COD4 on-line and reseted by pushing the power button on the front and NOT the back just like Sony recommends. Well my PS3 won't load any games/cd /br or downloads now....I've gone on-line and tried every possible solution I've found, from formating my hard drive on the settings menu to re-moving the hard drive for 10min just like a You-Tube video suggested and nothing worked. What I've learned is, if you have warranty just send it back to Sony and stop wasting time trying to fix it yourself. Thanks Sony for the Troubleshooting.....Now I have no PS3


  • Anonymous Jul 10, 2008

    My ps3, will start games and let me play them for 2 or 3 minutes. Then the game loses all sound ,and after it loses sound, it will lock up at random times and wont play anything after that. i will restart the system and there will only be (Game Data Utility)(Memory Card Utility (PS/PS2)) (Saved Data Utility) no game shows. and sometimes even if it shows, it always reports after trying to start the game, A error occurred during the start operation. (80010514). i would really appreciate some help thank you.

  • kelsooliver Jul 10, 2008

    i have a problem with my ps3 when i load my game i cant find the game icon so i am not able to play any games can u help

  • mclduck85 Aug 05, 2008

    my ps3 will not load any game what do i do

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I have a 60GB unit and it wont read any BD discs or games. I left my system on for about 1/2 hour and then it started to read the games. Ive done this twice now and it seems to work.

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