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40gb hdmi hi! actually im working in a store selling different types of game console... and im not very well familiar with some units... especially the PS3... yesterday, a customer bought a 40gb here and also bought a HDMI cable. and he called just now to tell us that when he use the HDMI cable, theres no video on the screen but theres a sound. whats the problem could be? thanx!

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    ciphergambit Jan 30, 2008

    nope... im a filipino... thnx... ill contact my customer about it... thnx again!

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I had the same problem at first. I did the following:

1. Connect both cables: Multi-AV and HDMI.
2. Go to the TV's channel for SCART.
3. You now can see the PS3. Go to Display Settings, under
Settings menu. Select HDMI and the desired resolution.
4. Change to the HDMI channel.
5. You should now also see the PS3's XMB on the HDMI channel.
6. You can now disconnect the Multi-AV.

I hope this information can help you and your customer.
Please rate.

P.S. I figured you were Dutch since you used Neophyte as a name for your previous question. Are you Dutch, and in that case: what videogames store you work at?

Greetings,

DarkNeogen.

Posted on Jan 30, 2008

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