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Can't play games

Everything on my ps3 seems to be in perfect working order apart from the most importnt thing, it will not play games. When i insert a disk the little disk on the top right hand corner keeps spinning forever but yet still no game, i have tried a quick and long format with no resolve please can u help my son and i..please... my email addresss is thanks.

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Re: can't play games

Its 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. i'm getting my new one tomorrow. upset it broke but sony's replacement service is very good.

Posted on Jan 15, 2008

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