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Can i make the mane power override the stand by power on my ps3?

My ribbon went out and I was wondering if can use the switch in the back for my mane power.

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Yes you can. However! ! I DO NOT recommend it. It is not good on the hard drive to shut the system down that way. I would order a new ribbon cable for the power button. They are not hard to replace and only a few screws holding the cover down to gain access to what you need.

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