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PSP 1001 Psp starts up OK but does not recognise the Sony Memory Stick

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  • teebee8845 Dec 29, 2007

    I have done the backups but still it does not recognise the memory stick. I have bought new memory sticks, pro as was in the PSP from new but all that happens is the lights flash when inserting the memory stick thats all.

  • Anonymous Feb 10, 2008

    memory card worked fine for 2 months,turned it on the other day said no memory stick inserted.Tried it in another psp didn't register.Tried the other psp's memory stick in mine which i knew worked and it registered in my psp but when it was swapped back into its original psp it said no memory card inserted.Switches on fine and the light flashes,plays fine just wont realise there is a memory stick in it

  • Anonymous May 10, 2008

    Everytime I turn my PSP on and put my memory stick duo in, the light just

    flashes.Now that's it I am tired of trying to download music etc. to my PSP

    and having to stop because my memory stick duo is not being recongnized.

  • antrocks Nov 11, 2008

    I have the same problem and its worse it wont read anything even my computer wnt read my memory stick. suks. does any1 know how 2 sovle this problem without me buying a new memory stick or having 2 delete all my files?

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Is it Sony Memory Stick Duo/Pro Duo?

Posted on Dec 28, 2007

  • Gabbage Dec 30, 2007

    Did you format your memory stick from your PSP?

  • Gabbage Dec 30, 2007

    The flashing of the lights indicates that your PSP recognizes the memory stick. All you have to do, I guess, is to format it using your PSP.

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If you have important data on you memory stick, back them up on your computer. Then format the memory stick with your PSP. After that, put all your PSP data from the computer back onto your memory stick.

See if the PSP recognizes your memory stick. Hope that works! ^-^

Posted on Dec 28, 2007

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    Nathan Kartak Jan 03, 2008

    Your PSP may have internal problems. I can't help you with that, sorry. I can still give you suggestions...



    My Sis is better with memory cards than I am. She says that all the memory cards that you have may be faulty, straight from the manufacturer. I'm not going to ask you to buy another one, instead, look for someone who already has a memory stick pro duo that's working with a PSP and pop that into your PSP. See if you get the same problem. That's about all I can do...

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