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Camt up grade my ps3

Hi there ive been trying 2 up grade my ps3 on line and with a memory stick but it keeps telling me there is no data

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You must create a folder named PS3 and inside the PS3 folder create another that is named UPDATE. Save the update file into the UPDATE folder. Be sure to make the folder names in CAPS

Posted on Aug 19, 2007

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maybe you didnt download the update data to the memory stick, maybe you downloaded it to your pc. Next time download the update data to the memory stick and not the pc.

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