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Ps3 slim screen goes black when I select movie or game

I have a ps3 slim hooked via hdmi into a samsung reciever then to my 1080p panisonic tv. The cross media bar will load up fine then I will select to play a fame or movie and the screen goes black. This then requires me to shut down manually and restart the machine. I got the game to play once by unplugging and replugging hdmi from the back of the ps3. Also when I set up my resolution and click the 1080p setting the screen goes black and requires the same thing any help would be greatly appreciated

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You most likely have the updated drivers. You may have to go and change a setting. I found an answer on the PS3 website that may be of some use to you. I hope this helps you: http://boardsus.playstation.com/playstation/board/message?board.id=ps3&message.id=1662191 From the site: "go to bd/dvd setting and set the "108024hz" option off"

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First off, Sony doesn't make Aquos they make Brava. Sharp makes Aquos. Secondly, I am unable to uncheck 720p how do I do  this?

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Hey bob do you by chance have a 20gb ps3, if you do then that option is not avaliable to the ps3, I know its crazy but its true if thats not the case let me know i have another Idea that might work but let me do a little more research on it!

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Hey there I don't see why your playstation 3 should be doing that other than the console being defective. Sony doesn't have this problem that often and actually this is the first time i have heard of such problem. Try making sure the the HDMI cable is connected at both ends all the way in and also make sure your Samsung is a 1080P which i am pretty sure it is and finally if you have a friend or another 1080P HDTV in your house i would try and see if your ps3 will support the 1080P feature. If you still have the problem even when you use a different TV then its the ps3 that is malfunctioning otherwise it would be your Samsung. Let me know how that turns out alright.

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Go to SETTINGS

VIDEO SETTINGS

and try changing a few of the DVD options like upscalling, dynamic range control, etc.

You might have to set one of these manually to stop the scrolling.

Let us know if you're successful.

Posted on Feb 27, 2009

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