Question about Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console
If you are getting a corrupted hard drive messsage on your PS3 this means that you have some bad data on the hard drive or the drive is bad. The link below will help you address this issue. If you still have trouble then you will need to replace the hard drive.
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Posted on Nov 10, 2010
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
SOURCE: Hard Disk Corrupted
You can wipe the drive with your PC, but unless you use DOS you can not do anything else with it. The PS3 runs the FAT 32 system and can screw up your NTFS system on your PC if you try and run it with Windows or what not. I learned this from experience!!!! They have the external USB cases with protective sleeve and USB cable for $5 on eBay....brand new!!! Unfortunately the PS3 does not recognize the hard drive when connected using this device. Why, I don't know. It should as Jenkins said, it's like a big thumb drive. Good luck!!
Posted on Aug 20, 2008
well, i guess the only way so solve this is formatting it, because the firmware can't be accessed while corrupted data is on, and it makes impossible any procedure to try fix it by the system .
Posted on Jul 27, 2009
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