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Wont play ps3 games - Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

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  • orftbr Dec 13, 2007

    Just purchase PS3. Sales associate advised PS2 game would ply -it does not. What do I need ? Ethernet Cable?

  • Jopp Dawg Mar 21, 2008

    When i turn on my ps3 it goes to the ps3 menu and when i put the game in it doesn't pop up so i can play it. When i go under the game column it doesn't show the picture of the game so how do i get to play my games?

  • sharkbite23 Jun 04, 2008

    I put in game and it wont read goes to menu, but, under game it doesn't come up?

  • joebalesy Jul 23, 2008

    same happand to me dont no wat to do

  • odbake Jul 24, 2008

    will not play games after disc is inserted. it goes to menu without recognizing the game.

  • fjimenez03 Aug 15, 2008

    it stays loading its almost if it doesn't read the cd

  • allenddean Aug 19, 2008

    it says the game is loading but it wont play or the game icon wont come up.

  • johnpaul_hea Aug 19, 2008

    my ps3 is 60GB

    it will not load ps3 games or blueray discs.

    it will load and play normal dvds and cds.

    what can i do?

  • Anonymous Aug 20, 2008

    when i insert the cd it doesnt load its like it isn't recognizing the game, I can see it loading in the top right corner but it stays loading it doen't go to the game

  • reynasty Sep 25, 2008

    it doesnt load the game.

  • 1stappearanc Sep 26, 2008

    What if its not a ps2 game? I can't play ps3 or even play a lens cleaner.

  • andreacunnin Oct 17, 2008

    When I put my disc in I can see it loading in the corner but it never reads or registers the game, nothing happens. I even tried movies nothing happens.

  • Machiyo07 Nov 06, 2008

    It wont play games but will play dvds

    Does not make any sense

  • Anonymous Nov 08, 2008

    i put a game and it shows to be loading but doesnt appear to click

  • Anonymous Nov 27, 2008

        the consal says its loading the game but it never does

  • il_downie_li Dec 18, 2008

    i put a game in my ps3 and it does not play

  • Anonymous Feb 21, 2009

    not playing games,rest of features blu-ray,video,music ok just not reading games

  • Anonymous Mar 03, 2009

    plays movies , cds, ps2 ,games , and media but not ps3 games.

  • ckane66 Mar 05, 2009

    I have same problem--PS3 plays Blue Ray movies and DVD's totally fine but when I put in PS3 game you see where it recognizes the game and starts to load it, but the little disc image in the corner never appears and nothing happens--screen just stays dark



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Try to dissassemble ur ps3 (look for vid on youtube) then take a clean cloth and wipe off the disc reader

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