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Using HDMI cant get video from ps3

Using HDMI for video and Fiberoptic for audio I have a ONKYO surround system. Cannot get vedeo from ps3. HDMI's are programed correctly. and even changed video HDMI to new one. HDMI's are of highest quality.

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Place your finger on the ps3 in standby mode untill listen a noise beeps after release your finger ,system will reboot in to HDMI mode .

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Check your ps3's audio settings. They come under the settings tab, 7th from the top i guess, not sure. Just play around with the settings until you think the sound problem is fixed.

Posted on Jan 03, 2014

Testimonial: "Thanks, but the audio is just fine. Its the video that wont work!"

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    Nitin George Jan 04, 2014

    Oops sorry, I was in a hurry and wanted to help as many people as possible.

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    Nitin George Jan 04, 2014

    Anyway, you can fix this easily. First, turn off your ps3 completely (pull the plug) and wait a coupla seconds. Now instead of turning it back on the usual way by just clicking the power button once, you will have to hold the power button. When you do this you will hear the first beep, but dont let it go keep holding the button, then you will hear another one, still keep your hand on the button. Then you will hear a double beep, now you can let go. In about 2-3 secs the ps3 will automatically figure out your TV's HDMI settings and adjust its settings accordingly. Thats it, enjoy!!!!!

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    Dana Anklrom Jan 04, 2014

    It works!!!!!! Cant thank you enough!!

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    Nitin George Jan 06, 2014

    Awesome!!! Always happy to help a friendly gamer!!!

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    Nitin George Jan 06, 2014

    Hey i was wondering if you have a PSN account!!! If you do tell me your username i'll add you as a friend.

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SOURCE: PS3 HDMI Audio Problem

The settings on your PS3 may be to high for your TV. try turning off your PS3 and turning it back on, when you turn it on hold the power button untill it beeps aprox 10 sec. this will reset the your PS3 back to original (minimum settings)

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SOURCE: PS3 hdmi Audio problem Crackling Sounds

I CHANGED THE AUDIO SETTING UNDER HDMI FROM AUTO TO MANUAL AND I REMOVED DOLBY 5.1 FROM SELECTIONS.LEFT THE OTHER 2 SELECTIONS THAT WERE ALREADY SELECTED FROM AUTO SET FOR HDMI I HAVE NOT HAD AUDIO PROBLEMS SINCE.

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SOURCE: My PS3 hdmi cable does not work

First off, if you want to use the hdmi remove the supplied composite cable from the back of the ps3.
You don't need both plugged in at the same time, and I'm not sure with the ps3 but some video devices will not enable both at once.

Have your tv selected for whatever hdmi input you have it plugged into. They should be labeled where you plug them in.

With the unit in standby, switch off and red light in front, hold the power button by the disc tray for 3-5 second. You will hear it beep, after the initial turn on beep, then you should see a display set up screen.

If you switch back to the composite, you will have to do this over again.

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