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PS3 will play on AV but will not in HDMI

Everything was working fine in HD until one day turned it on and the screen staid black, not even the PS3 menu showed up. Plugged it in through AV and it worked. I tried unplugging all the wires and re-plugging them back in and still nothing. Help!!

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  • Anonymous Dec 09, 2008

    will not work av or hdmi

  • texascrippin Dec 09, 2008

    My PS3 was working fine (HDMI)...I unhooked it to move. Rehooked it once settled and at first there was no PS3 menu sreen after a min the game popped up. BUT after that 1 time NOTHING will pop up the screen stays black. PLEASE HELP!!!!!!!!!!

  • xoctnerb Dec 10, 2008

    I have a very similar problem only my ps3 will show video with no audio. Unless I try to play a movie, it will be pink instead of black.

  • thinkquiet Dec 10, 2008

    I get no display at all, in either AV or HDMI.

  • Anonymous Feb 15, 2009

    We cant see a picture on AV or HDMI. How can we change the setting if we cant see a picture?..... idiot

  • ixpanderi Mar 03, 2009

    I am getting no picture/sound with connecting my PS3 to the TV with HDMI. Though my XBOX and Cable both work using HDMI. Please help.

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  1. Connect via AV and turn on the system.
  2. Go to Setting and then Display setting
  3. Select the connector type on your TV.
  4. After you selected connector your TV screen may go staid black. Try to hook your HD cable while the system is still on. (This step should be done in 30 sec. If not, will go back to previous screen)
  5. Your TV Screen should be on via HD cable

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