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Console does not play movies or games. I put a

Console does not play movies or games. I put a disk in and it doesn't show up on the main menu. Wireless still works.

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I just had the same problem and managed to fix it.

Plug your controller into the PS3 via USB cable.

Put the PS3 into standby and then keep your finger on the power, every time it switches off hit the power button but keep your finger on it until you see the restore options come up

Press ok to any other screens

Select Restore file system

Press ok to any other screens

Power machine back up and all should be well.

All my games where still there and my settings so happy days. It now plays PS2 games as well, which it used to do but had stopped working a while back.

Posted on May 07, 2010

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