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Hard Drive Corrupted?

I was playing my PS3 fine, then i turned it off for a while and when i turned it on it said the the hard drive was corrupted and it had to be restored. i clicked ok, and it gets to 100% and it turns off then it goes right back to the screen that tells me to press ok. I kept on pressing ok for about 3 hours before giving up. whats wrong???

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If you are getting the corrupted drive message and the built in PS3 options are fixing the drive then you will have to pull the drive and format it externally with a computer. The link below will help you do this.

http://www.fixya.com/support/r4853494-fix_playstation_3_corrupted_hard_drive

Let me know if you have any more problems or questions

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http://www.fixya.com/support/r4853494-fix_playstation_3_corrupted_hard_drive

Let me know if you have any more problems or questions

Issken
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http://www.fixya.com/support/r4853494-fix_playstation_3_corrupted_hard_drive

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