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PS3 - No main menu

When I turn on my PS3 with no disc in it used to come up with the main menu. This menu no longer comes up so I can't download games or demos or do much of anything. If I'm playing a game and I choose to quit it just brings me to a blank screen and I can't even turn off the unit with the controller anymore, I have to use the switch at the back. Can anyone help?

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  • Kali_Mist Sep 08, 2008

    Actually it turned out to be something really simple to fix. It has something to do with the different HDMI settings for different TV's. I fixed it by connecting the regular component cable that came with the console, holding down power button until I heard 2 beeps (to reset the video settings). Then I reconnected with HDMI cable and fixed the settings. Now it all works as good as new!

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Contact Sony @ 1-877-253-SONY(7669) for a replacement unit as this is not normal.

It autoplays games but no main menu eh?

Posted on Sep 08, 2008

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