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Ps3 HD problem!

I just received a ps3 60 gig with a hdmi cable to play on my new hd tv. When you turn it on, a screen saying a hdmi device has been detected, would you like to enable it comes on. I click ok then nothing a grey screen with no menu and a non functioning x prompt is all you get. You cant do anything except turn it off and on again go thru an AV with no hd :(. I have tried the turn it off and hold the standby button for a few seconds to self install but no luck! Can you help me please! Thankyou Amanda Steel.

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  • Amanda Steel Dec 29, 2007

    Hey I just managed to solve it not sure if you should have to do this but, forget your £30 quids worth of HDMi cable and go get a component cable from Game for £4.99 solved everything.I then held the standby button for 2 secs till 2nd beep then it auto set up and 1080 i is working. Looks amazing now and not total crap!

    Thanks for trying to help.

  • stevesullie Dec 31, 2007

    ps3 with hdmi lead to hdtv,,will work perfect on 520 but when i put it on 720 or 1020 the images blur leaving a shadow on everything,,,tried 3 different leads so far,,,please help

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Amanda,
I would take it back to where you got it from and get a replacement, sounds knacked!

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