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Ps3 problems Gave it a go but no joy, turned it on again and just got blank screen. Doesn't appear to be loading at all now , turn it on and nothin happens.

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Reset the default by having the PS3 in standby mode (red light on) then press and hold the power button for about 10 seconds after the unit turns on. You will hear a beep and about 10-15 seconds later you should get the XMB on your screen by using the default RCA cable.
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You need a new or refurbished hard drive. I have had PS3's that wouldn't do a thing till the hard drive was replaced. Hope this helps. Good luck.

Posted on Jul 04, 2008

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1. Turn off Playstation®3.
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3. Once the System has been shutdown, re-press you finger until you hear 2 consecutive beeps
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While the PS3 is off.

Hold down the power button until you hear two beeps, then quickly release.

Your PS3 will reset it's video back to it's default settings.

If you still have problems.

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