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When I turn on my ps3, the initial music plays and the wavy bar comes up with the words "playstation 3" like normal. It then does nothing. The wavy bar stays on the screen and nothing happens. The color scheme is not the way I set it either. The screen is black behind the wavy bar.

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I had the same problem, i reset the PlayStation 3 video mode (when playstation is off hold the start button till you hear the second beep) and had to hook it up with the A/C cables and it got it working for me

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