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Re: green screen when pluged threw hdmi
TRY A NEW HDMI CABLE 1ST. ALSO TRY ANOTHER INPUT. IF IT IS GREEN ON BOTH YOU HAVE A SOFTWEAR PROBLEM WITH THE UNIT AND WILL NEED TO CONTACT AUTHORIZED SERVICER TO SEE IF THE IS A SOFTWEAR UPGRADE OR TECHNICAL MENU ADJUSTMENT THAT CAN BE MADE.
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Try another connection..HDMI..or rca..if or using component jacks..and green its in wrong colors were pluged in back of TV..and make sure if rca jack connected if your usingthem yyellow is video..red and white is audio..
try taking out the red blue green cables completly out so no cables should be conected exept for the power cable then plug in the hdmi cable from the ps3 to the tv after you do that turn on the tv to hdmi input then turn on the ps3 and let it sit for a while and look at the tv while the ps3 is turned on shortly after you turned the ps3 on a message should pop up on the tv select yes then set the settings and that should work let me know if it dosent
are you plugged in with hdmi or rca (red white yellow) if you hold down the power button til it flashes a bunch then it resets the PS3 to default rca connection you then have to plug in the rca cables that came with the ps3 adjust the setting with both rca and hdmi pluged in then unplug the rca.
I would suggest this (you haven't said what kind of tv you have). I have a 37 in vizio, and a 25 vizio flatscreen HD tv. I had my PS3 hooked up using HDMI first time I tried it I got the little pixels you were talking about...so do this. Sounds stupid but it helped me. The HDMI cable where it plugs into the tv plug and unplug a couple times (three times worked for me. Do the same at the PS3 side of the cable. You want to do this with both of the machines off. Also make sure you have the PS3 configured appropriately for your TV settings...There is a way you can auto setup the screen and sound by shutting the PS3 off and holding your finger on the power button for like 5-10 seconds (it will beep twice) then let your finger off the power button.
When my HDMI cable went bad it would go from having a picture and sound to having no sound and a picture, to no sound and no picture. I thought I had a bad HDMI slot...but it was just a bad HDMI cable
Press the INPUT button on the remote or TV control panel until you find HDMI.
When you turn on the PS3 keep your finger on the power pad until an HDMI message apears on the screen.
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If you have not run the set up you will need to, however I'm guessing you did because you would have had to make some changes to the settings to get the image to come up on the screen but without being physically at your location I can just guess.
In order to view your PS3 in full 1080p you need the HDMI cable which you already have. If you have not gone into your video settings then you are not viewing via the HDMI cable and you will need to to get things working right. In order to view via the HDMI cable you would have had to had both the standard PS3 interface cable that comes in the box (the one that goes from the PS3 to your tv with the composite video (yellow) and the left and right audio (red and white) and the HDMI cable pluged into your PS3 and your tv at the same time. then you turn on the PS3 making sure your TV was set to whatever imput the composite and left/right audio is pluged into (typically VIDEO 1,2,3 ect.) and enter the menu, go to the settings and then down to your display settings and change it to HDMI, the image should then leave the screen (because it switched to HDMI) you will need to have your TV remote handy for this because you will need to switch sources on your tv to HDMI 1,2,3 ect, which ever one you have it pluged into. When you have switched to the right HDMI imput there should be an on the screen that is counting down and asking you if you want to accept the changes. Select yes and Move on through the settings selecting the maximum resolution your tv is capeable of 720, 1080i, 1080p) which can be found on the box the tv came in or somewhere on the tv or manual. While running this settings change it should ask you the audio source you are using make sure you select Digital Optical and that it is pluged in to you PS3 and your reciever. Once this is all done you can remeove the standard PS3 hook up that came with the box and put it away you wont need it any more, unless you move the PS3 around and the tv you move it to does not have HDMI in which case you will have to change the settings before you move it back to the standard cable or you will not be able to see it displayed on the tv sceen you move to and it will be impossible to run the settings.
If you have already done that and just want to verify that your source for audio originating from the PS3 is digital optical you can check that in the same settings menu under audio settings. Then make sure the reciver is on and set to whatever imput you have the cable pluged into and you should be good to go.
If all that I have described has been done already then the audio cable could be bad or the problem lies internaly with the PS3 or the reciever. Good Luck hope this helps
it sounds like there is a problem with either the output on the PS3 or the input on the circuit board of the TV. I would try a reset on the PS3 first. Also make sure that there are no other video or audio cords plugged into the PS3 because this will cause the PS3 not to send the signal via the HDMI.
I had this problem running my pc through my television through DVI to HDMI as well as a normal HDMI cable. Now, I'm not sure about the ps3 but my problem was stemmed from the digital color format settings. When set to component video color settings rather than RGB or HDMI the screen looks great with no issues. I believe this is an issue with the tv itself which is why I had to "trick" it into working. However, I don't own a ps3 so I don't know if it's possible to change settings like that. I know it's not much, but I hope it helps.