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PS3 problems At home I have a new samsung hd 1080p TV that I normally use for my PS3. I will be in a hotel outa town for the next couple of days and I wanna watch a movie using my PS3. In my hotel room there is a LG tv (LG 32LC5DC) that is HD 720p. I turn on my PS3 and i get sound and no pic. I have an hdmi cord hooked up and the other audio cord also hooked up. I know this tv works properly bcus I hooked up my 360 to it and it works jus fine but only on the 720p setting. I reset my PS3 by holding the power button down and a screen finally shows. It says, "An available HDMI device was detected. Do you want to output video and audio using HDMI?" And I can select yes or no. I select yes and the screen goes black again and the Tv says no signal again. So I try all that **** again and select NO this time. The screen goes black but this time the Tv acts as if everything went thru but still no pic jus a completely black screen. Normally Id say forget it and just hang out at a bar. But Im in the middle of nowhere for the next 4 days and all I have are some Blu-rays and a half a bottle of Crown Royal

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I had the same problem, stuck in a hotel room for 2 days. When I held down the button, next time I turned it on, I got the same prompt with using HDMI output, said yes, and screen went black. However, a screen then came up asking if I could see the image or not, but it has a 30 second time limit before it saves those setting, you have to click "No" on this screen, and it will drop the resolution to 780p instead of 1080 and it should work! Make sure you're paying attention so you don't miss the screen!

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