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Be sure to folleow these instructions to the letter, you could damage your PS3 if you choose the wrong option! I do not take any responsibility! Please proceed at your own risk! If you read and follow the instructions exactly you should not loose any data! Feel free to ask questions if you are confused so you don’t make a mistake!! Sorry, I had to say it, I don’t want anyone mad at me if they make a mistake, don’t back up their data and erase it, and then blame me…
The current version of the ps3 firmware has a “recovery console”. You access it by
1. Start with having the system in standby (redlight is on)
2. Hold the power button down; the system will turn on and turn off once again.
3. Press and hold the power button again and keep holding, it will beep as it turns on and then it will double beep. When you hear the double beeps immediately take your finger off the power button (if your system turns off before you get a double beep just try again and hold the button, it should double beep the 2nd time you try)
4. You will be prompted to plug in your controller via USB and then hit the PS button
You will now have a screen with these options
1. Restart System: Restarts the PLAYSTATION®3 System. 2. Restore Default Settings: Reset all system settings back to default. CHOOSE THIS ONE 3.Restore File System: Checks for corrupt/missing system files. 4. Rebuild Database: Rebuilds the OS for the PLAYSTATION®3. 5. Restore PS3 System: Fresh restore; Deletes everything and starts from Scratch. 6. System Update: Update the PLAYSTATION®3 System
IT IS VERY IMPORTANT THAT YOU DO NOT CHOOSE THE WRONG OPTION HERE OR YOU WILL LOSE ALL YOUR DATA. The one that fixed my blu-ray drive isoption 3: RESTORE FILE SYSTEM
I REPEAT CHOOSE RESTORE FILE SYSTEM
After this, it is going to restart and bring up a screen reading something like “you have Corrupted System Data. Your PS will now replace this data” Then you choose continue and that should be it.
This option reinstalls the system files and drivers inside the PS3 with the original ones that are stored on your hard drive. In this case, it replaced a corrupted driver for the blu ray drive thus fixing my issue and hopefully yours!! This option will only replace all system files thus saving you from loosing any data that’s stored on your hard drive. Again this option does nothing to your hard drive it reads a file from the drive and rewrites it to the PS3 system.
Here is a video of the recovery screen. www.youtube.com/watch?v=m0SPmkV-jco If you want a more technical understanding of what this is really doing continue reading. DO NOT NEED TO READ THIS TO COMPLETE REPAIR. The PS3 does not boot from your hard drive as a computer does. It has a flash memory like a cell phone that stores all system files and system firmware updates that you get when the PS3 updates. This is why reformatting your hard drive will not fix your problem, none of the system files are stored on your hard drive (ex. XMB, system firmware, etc.) nor do they run from the drive. However, your hard drive does contain a full backup of your SYSTEM files and thus when you choose option 3: RESTORE FILE SYSTEM it rewrites the original system files from your drive (which aren’t corrupted) back to the flash
Make sure you have unistalled the Game correctly by using the ADD OR REMOVE option in the Control Panel.After that check that there r no folders left...go to Local Disk C: and in the programme files you will find the games folder.
Now restart the PC and do a fresh installation Starting with Disc 1 n then 2 when it prompts.Don't forget to read the instruction while installing.
If then too you are not able to run the game then check this site out http://www.systemrequirementslab.com/referrer/srtest
n see if your PC is configured well to play the game.
This is simple. If you try and connect to a server it cant just let you on. It needs to donwload the maps, servers, players ect. When it sais downloading then leave it and it will connect on its own. When you get kicked from a server it is not because of a download, its different.
Don't panic when it kicks you, it happens to everyone.
If you are getting kicked from servers more than usuall, then i would reccomend to talk to a real gamer who is addicted to these games. You may find them on sites such as google or yahoo answers, even youtube!
you have missing data files/sys files ;u need to reinstall windows.It doesnt sound like any hardware faults.
when ur done ;theres a option in bios to have fan on constantly when not powered by battery.
if u play games often it would be a good idea to enable it.
Please backup all of your files in your Lifebox to your computer and format the Lifebox to a FAT32 file system. If you want to know why this problem seeks you... NTFS file system cannot be read in other kinds of devices such as TVs, Cameras (New ones maybe) and more! So if you want to watch DVDs on your TV you better format your drive to a FAT32 file system.