Question about Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console
WHEN I TURN ON MY PS3 IT POWERS UP BUT NO PIC IF I UNPLUG EVERYTHING FOR A HOUR OR SO I CAN TURN IT ON BUT WHEN I TRY TO GO TO DO ANYTHING IT FREEZES AND I HAVE TO CUT THE MAIN POWER PLEASE HELP
I kinda have the same problem and i no i what i did rong. i plug in the wrong power cord the one for my tv instead of the one for my ps3. can anyone tell me if its gonna burn somthing cuz rite now i cant get my ps3 power cord becuz i left for the hurricane and didnt come bak yet.
Posted on Sep 05, 2008
I am having the same problem and it gradually froze more and more but my friend left it on for three days strait does anyone things that is a blown graphics card?
Posted on Apr 26, 2008
Im having sort of the same problem i am trying to figure this one out!
Posted on Mar 19, 2008
PS3 is The amazing device by sony but it has some common problems like sound problem, video/picture problem etc.... Good news is that these all problems can be repaired with the help of DIY Guides, one such guide available at PS3 Repair Blog
Posted on Mar 12, 2009
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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Turn off the PS3 console, if it isn't already.Press and hold the power button on the console as it powers on, and then powers off again.Press and hold the power button a second time until you hear two consecutive beeps. If your console powers down before you hear the second beep, try holding down the power button again. It should work during the second cycle.Connect your controller to the console with the USB cable when prompted to do so.Turn on the controller. You will now have access to the PS3 recovery menu.Select option three which states "Restore File System: Checks for corrupt/missing system files." This option will identify and correct and corrupt files. Your PS3 should now be fixed. If this option doesn't fix your problems, you'll want to do a complete system restore and follow the next step.Turn off the PS3 console by holding down the power button.Press and hold the power button on the console as it powers on, and then powers off again.Press and hold the power button a second time until you hear two consecutive beeps. If your console powers down before you hear the second beep, try holding down the power button again. It should work during the second cycle.Select option 5 which states "Restore PS3 System: Fresh restore; Deletes everything and starts from Scratch." Be aware that performing a complete system restore will cause all data on the hard drive to be lost. This option restores the PS3 back to its original factory condition.
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