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My PS3 turns on to green light but nothing comes on screen

When it is turned on nothing comes up no menu or anything. We had the screen with the wave but now that doesn't come up either.

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  • gurveer_hari Dec 16, 2008

    When i turn my ps3 on nothing comes up but the wave what do i do if you know plz tell me by e-mailing me gurveer_hari@hotmail.com

  • Anonymous Apr 27, 2009

    i have done wat u said loads of times but it still dont work

  • Anonymous May 04, 2009

    The screen is black..nothing comes up but my green light is on.

  • turtledu96 May 04, 2009

    My playstation will turn on to a black screen no load screen or game loads, just all black

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After the system boots up, hold your finger down on the metal spot where you normally turn it on. it'll completely reset all settings & hopefully set to the proper video output.

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My playstation turns one but no green or yellow light an my tv screen iz jus pitch black sayin no signal

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SOURCE: PS3 won't even show the menu screen

I suggest trying to reset the system by turing the system off first. ( Do not cut the power switch off in the back of the system). Then hold the on button for 3 beeps. See what happens.

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