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Scart to HDMI

I recently took my ps3 to a friends and reset it to output via scart.

On returning home and plugging in the hdmi lead; I now can not the screen through hdmi.

Whilst the scart is still plugged in I've tried to reset to HDMI, but this has been unsucessful; although the ps3 detects the hdmi is plugged in.

HELP???
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Press and hold your power button for a few secs until it beeps, do it again.This resets all of your settings.You just need to set everythin right again

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I hope this helps, please don't forget to rate.

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