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Screen freezes I get lines on the screen can't shut it down or eject game I have to unplug it wait a while and try again. It's been happening on and off for about two week now.

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I may be wrong but have seen this once---using a power supply for this unit to run on?

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My ps3 also does the same, Try safe mode it refused.
When am playing a game lines appear on the screen even when i just start it after a while it freezes not allowing me to turn it off, i have to unplug it.

Posted on May 07, 2013

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SOURCE: ps3 freezes at startup screen/ green red dots/lines,

Turn off the PS3 with the switch on the back, then turn back on. wait till the light is solid red then hold your finger on the start button for abount 10 seconds until you hear it beep twice.

It will then ask you to connect a controller via the usb cable and press the PS button. Once you do this it will bring up the reset menu.

Unfortunately the only way I found that solves this is a full system restore that wipes the hard drive completely.

You do however retain and data saved online such as COD stats etc and playstation store purchases with your PSN.

Hope this helps??

Posted on Jan 02, 2009

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SOURCE: Xbox 360 freezes while loading

Try Installing it to your hard drive, it stopped the freezing for me but just took up some space.

Posted on Jan 17, 2009

SOURCE: Xbox 360 freezes and Dotted Lines Appear

hi

my xbox has the same problem as above, also we have three red lights on console is there a solution?

xbox live :leighjay

Posted on Feb 19, 2009

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SOURCE: game screen freezes and there are white vertical lines on the tv

i dnt know about the vertical line but i had the same problemand i solved this by taking it to my nearest computer shop its as simple as that

Posted on Apr 16, 2009

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SOURCE: won't power on or eject game. solid red light on-won't do anything else

Hmm. I'm not quite sure exactly what the problem is, but if your playstation doesn't turn at all when you flip the back switch it means your harddrive is probably fried.

Posted on May 08, 2009

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