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Ps3 display issues

I have been running my ps3 with an HDMI cable and have never had any issues until i went to get my daily dose of madden last night. to my dismay i was unable to play the game. my tv kept displaying the "no signal" text on the middle of the blue screen. i have never experienced this problem or any similar before. any ideas on why this may be happening and any ideas on how to remedy the problem?

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Check if all the connections are fine..remove the HDMI cable and re insert..might be a loose thing somewhere..make sure the PS3 is powered with the green light on..all the best!

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