Question about Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console
Follow the procedure below to fix the problem on your ps3,
1. Turn off Playstation®3.
2. Hold the power button down; the system will turn on and turn off once again.
3. Once the System has been shutdown, re-press you finger until you hear 2 consecutive beeps
4. When you hear the 2 beeps take finger off power button.
5. You will be prompted to plug in your controller via USB and then hit the PS button
6. The Recovery menu will pop up.
The current Recovery Menu supports:
• Restart System: Restarts the PLAYSTATION®3 System.
• Restore Default Settings: Reset all system settings back to default.
• Restore File System: Checks for corrupt/missing system files.
• Rebuild Database: Rebuilds the OS for the PLAYSTATION®3.
• Restore PS3 System: Fresh restore; Deletes everything and starts from Scratch.
• System Update: Update the PLAYSTATION®3 System.
Posted on Aug 25, 2010
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
SOURCE: playstation 3 wiil not turn on
Hardware problem. Usually the motherboard, sometimes it's the hard drive. You can use a few ideas from this guide:
but more than likely you'll have to send the unit into Sony for repair. You can reach them @ 1-800-345-SONY
Posted on Feb 21, 2009
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