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HDMI not working with PS3

I am also having an HDMI problem with my PS3, I have been using the system for about 4 months now since i bought it brand new, it has been hooked up to a Sharp Aquos 46" LCD HDTV the whole time and has had no problems until a few nights ago. I turned on my PS3, and the lights looked good on it and everything but it would not send a signal to my TV, I have tried the power buttons holding tricks in several ways, I have unplugged the unit and power cycled it, and nothing. When I use the regular RCA cables that it came with I have no problem at all, the tv picks it up but in Standard Definination, I really want to get my HDMI working again. also, not too long ago i put a 500gb hard drive into the PS3 so I really don't want to have to send it back to sony, and if I did have to would they have any problem with me just putting the old drive back in it? but anyways, that is not a worry right now, my worry is getting it to work like it did only a few days ago.

Thanks for any help you can get me

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Try to reset the video signal: when you power on the ps3, gently press and hold on to it for a few seconds untill you hear a couple of quick bleeps. release your inger and you should now be able to reset you r ps3 to HDMI signal. Hope this works and makes sense. if that doesn't work then you and i are facing the same problem.
Good luck

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