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Red screen says a serious error has occurred

After powering up my playstation3 my screen was red and the message said a serious error has occurred please contact technical support. What is the problem with the machine?

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Hi there,

Well, when you have your ps 3 system on stanby with the solid red light and then hold the on/off button till you here a 2nd beep. It should go beep (when you turn it on) then about 3-5 seconds later you should here another one. Then you can take your finger off the button. This resets the display settings. Or you could try the recovery console do the same thing except you continue to hold the ps button passed the soft restart. I think thats 2 quick beeps when you come to it? Don't hold me to it for how many beeps you get but just keep holding the button and you should get to the recovery console.
Let us know if this works......

Thanks

Posted on Oct 16, 2009

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