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Switching our ps3 from hd to normal

We hooked up our PS3 to our friends HD TV and we can no longer see the picture on our normal TV. Suggestions?

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  • twilliams052 Feb 22, 2009

    i have the same problem, my projection television bulb broke and i have tried to connect my ps3 to a normal(standard) definition television and i have no picture and my tv says signal not compatible

  • mike_guritz Feb 23, 2009

    thank you so much mmcardle1980, it works fine now.

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With only the PS3 and the TV connected, touch and hold the systems’ power button for more than 5 seconds to switch the system back on. The video output settings will automatically be reset to the standard resolution

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    misswolfie Apr 12, 2012

    THANKS FOR ADVICE WORKED PERFECTLY!!!!!

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