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Cant acess ps3 Xbar menu,still plays games

When i turn on my PS3 all i get is a blank screen. Then when i put a game in after about 10 seconds the game plays. I have gotten to the menu before and i have tryed 2 connector cables and i am currently using a HDMI cable. Pease Help!!!!

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Re: cant acess ps3 Xbar menu,still plays games

It sounds like you haven't set the display settings correctly. turn off your ps3 and try using the red,white,yellow cables (make sure everything is plugged in correctly). if you get a signal, then change the display settings to whatever connection you will use.

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