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PS3 wont boot the operating system, so wont stay switched on!

I was playing ufc game on my ps3 when the image on the screen froze and the ps3 woudnt respond to any button pushes or switch off. i switched off at the wall (last resort) and when i try to switch it back on the green "on" button comes on for a second then turns red again. its like it can no longer boot the operating system. has this happened to anyone else??
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It doesn't happen to everyone, but just about.

The problem is most likely related to the GPU on the motherboard.

But let's find out for sure.

Try booting the PS3 with the hard drive removed.

Let me know what happens.

Posted on Jun 19, 2009

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