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Ps3 tried all the advice about ps3 but nothing works, i turn on the tv and the ps3 and everything comes on like normal, but the screen stays blank, you hear the disk running and nothing. any help would be greatly appreciated

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Try holding the power button for at least 5 seconds until you hear another beep.

This should reset your ps3 to default settings, but will NOT erase your data.

Also, check for any loose video connections and make sure that you are in the right video input.

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