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When i turn the power on the ps3 will not go beyond this golden looking screen with a wave and sparkles. there are no words displayed. do you know what could be happening ?

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So my Ps3 is turning on and it does the whole "PS3" welcome screen and the squiggly sparkle line shows up but it never really go to the screen where I log in to my account, therefore not allowing...


PS3 only show welcome screen and stuck in sparkle line when power up : That means hardware problems inside your console : Mostly are CPU overheat but actually you can't just cool it down by turn off a while. You need some killer methods to fix it. But do you know it's just waste your time and money if you send to somewhere repair - because the same problems will be back after then. The best way is to learn the repair techniques of yourself.
There is a PS3 DIY Repair Guide: The author use text and video to show you how to use your hands to open your console and do some maintenance and fixes, at last you are amazing that why you can do that yourself. The best part is you can help your friends too!

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I have a playstation 3 system that worked for 1 day & the next time i attempted to play it,it did nt go past the initial playstation intro screen.The screen is grey with the playstation wave symbol...


Ok, follow these steps to cure your problem. Warning, you will lose saved game data!!

Step 1. Turn the PS3 off into standby mode (red light on)
Step 2. Press and hold the power button. It will beep when you press it, then beep 5 seconds later and then once more another 5 seconds later and turn off. Release the power button.
Step 3. Press and hold the power button. It will beep once when you press it, again 5 seconds later and then 2 quick beeps together. When you hear these 2 beeps release the power button
Step 4. The PS3 will start up asking you to connect a controller via USB and press the PS button. Do this and then continue to the next step
Step 5. The options menu will display. Select option 5 "Restore PS3 System". The PS3 will re-install the software required and restart. Hopefully this will solve your problem

Hope this helps and thank you for using FixYa.

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go into safe mode and restore factory settings first then if that dont work go back and choice restore system files. seems like your just have something corrupted and can be fixed.

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hold in the power button on front of play station3 for several seconds until you hear a couple beeps....a diagnostics screen will come up that most people have never seen. restore settings..

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unplug PS3. Wait 10 minutes and turn on.
do the same with the power supply.

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