Question about Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console
I have reset the Ps3 with the button,unpluged the HDMI and put composite back in(got display bck this way)now all I get is the water swirl going across screen and no reponse from annything
Your lens is out buy a new one and follow the you tube instructions for replacement unless you have a warranty but there is no guarantee ;that you will get the same machine back
Posted on Jan 31, 2009
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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Note: How to reset video output settings
If you are attempting to change to an HDMI cable from a different video cable or if the video output settings do not match those required for the display in use, the screen may stay black. If the screen stays black for more than 30 seconds, you may need to reset the video output settings of the PS3.
To reset video output settings:
Click below for an interactive video walkthrough on connecting your PS3 to your television or display device (including HDMI).
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