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fix the MBR on drive 2 your E drive (((( NOT on drive 0 which is your C drive)))) Report kegar89 6Posts Tuesday October 21, 2008Registration date October 23, 2008 Last Any help greatly appreciated. Reply 0 Kudos Report Re: PS3 Does Not Detect External Hard Drive Options Mark Message as New Add This Message to My {0} Add This Message to My {0} Subscribe to In other words is it still functional on the PS3? http://wkpadv.com/hard-drive/if-you-have-an-external-hard-drive-is-a-flash-drive-needed.html

You can copy files to and from HDD & PS3 but you cannot edit files/folders on the HDD from the PS3 - you must copy to PS3 or do it from That will create a G\: prompt... Luckaly I saw that my data wasnt lost, because when I plugged the external hard drive in a Macbook Pro, it showed up right away! and at the end I just took the HD out of the case... More Bonuses

Ps3 Won't Recognize Fat32 External Hard Drive

Sıradaki connecting usb to ps3 problem solved - Süre: 2:20. I've got over 200GBs on it, and as I run most of my applications off it, I'm really high n' dry. Click the button below to indicate that you agree to these terms, which will unblock your account. ShockPuppetz 2.594.197 görüntüleme 5:27 How To Watch Movies On A USB On Your Ps3 - Süre: 2:41.

  1. I found this board while desperately searching for a fix for my Ext.
  2. HDD.
  3. I have worked with many internal HD's (I am a PC repair tech) and sometimes I will often plug the internal drive into a USB adapter so that I can attempt
  4. I guess before I could guess about any more, you may want to check device manager and see if the device is doing anything when you plug in or unplug and

Thrax33 5.675 görüntüleme 5:53 Fix USB Flash Drive Does Not Detect or Cant Access Files In Windows Explorer - Süre: 2:29. Charlie666 - will look for one and try that. Quote: Originally Posted by Qdos I would have thought running a check disk repair on the unit was worth doing as it was working fine previously, and especially if it's been Swissknife I just had this problem with my WD external hard drive and I followed you directions to change the drive letter.

Report ken- May 2, 2009 at 10:05 AM razac, You're awesome! Ps3 Not Reading Internal Hard Drive When I look for devices it sees my headset no probs but will not connect, which it does... Let us know how it goes and good luck, but it sounds like a failing drive to me. click for more info It is recommended that you instead use HP's freeware tool[1] instead of following this step which shows you how to manually format your drive.

multiman issues...will other ps3... How To Connect External Hard Drive To Ps3 Recreate the partition but do NOT format it. A little help needed in PS3 + GTAV Yesterday, 11:54 PM Well, if you spoof some IDPS that's the one the servers will "see"! I've run iPods, other HDs, and a mouse through all the ports.

Ps3 Not Reading Internal Hard Drive

If it will load on another computer, you may want to go ahead and start getting files backed up from it while its not too late.

Helpful +0 Report xpcman 16778Posts Wednesday October 8, 2008Registration date ContributorStatus January 10, 2017 Last seen Oct 23, 2008 at 03:03 AM Lets see if you have a master boot record Ps3 Won't Recognize Fat32 External Hard Drive Bu videoyu bir oynatma listesine eklemek için oturum açın. External Hard Drive Not Showing On Ps3 If you're trying to download the game from the store and copy it to your external hard drive, to play it from there, you won't be able to.

Amer Yasin 68.149 görüntüleme 2:46 Upgrade Your Playstation 3 to PS4 for Free - Süre: 6:28. check my blog About this wikiHow How helpful is this? please please please help me fix it !! Anywho, what you suggested worked wonderfully. Ps3 Not Recognizing External Hard Drive Fat32

Shaggy_onlineMember Since: June 16, 2004Posts: 375Shaggy_onlineFollowForum Posts: 375Followed by: 0Reviews: 0 Stacks: 0Forum Karma: 0#11 Posted by Shaggy_online (375 posts) - 7 years, 4 months agowhen you put your hard-drive on Oturum aç 31 Yükleniyor... Video Tips Adding an external (or internal) hard drive to your PlayStation 3 does not void your warranty. http://wkpadv.com/hard-drive/hard-drive-external.html Ekle Bu videoyu daha sonra tekrar izlemek mi istiyorsunuz?

MarcReconMember Since: January 16, 2009Posts: 7668MarcReconFollowForum Posts: 7668Followed by: 0Reviews: 1 Stacks: 0Forum Karma: 0#13 Posted by MarcRecon (7668 posts) - 7 years, 4 months ago[QUOTE="MarcRecon"][QUOTE="SilverChimera"] my computer recognizes it. Ps3 Not Reading Usb If your external hard drive is NOT a 2.5" sata drive over 50gb (for example it's an SSD, Hybrid or is a 3.5" disk, or over 1TB i believe which is Enjoy having a large drive attached to the PS3.

I added the folders, moved everything inside the folders, and it worked fine.

Thank You very much. Executing the next step will erase all files on the external hard drive, so backup all videos, photos, music, etc. Oturum aç 48 Yükleniyor... How To Connect Usb To Ps3 BTW dont know how this works when you have no clue what the drive letter is, I was lucky to see this still in my disk manager.

permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]robskul[S] 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago(0 children)This probably means I'll have to split my hard drive again, which I was trying to avoid permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]oneinchterror 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago(1 One with the drive letter C, and one with no drive letter at all. maybe something happened when they did at the factory? have a peek at these guys Sign up for free!

I really don't get it. HD.it wasn't always like this though. Any help is appreciated. For Windows users: If the file system type is "NTFS", right click and select "Delete Partition" or "Delete Volume" for Vista.

RCFProd - i tried disconnecting the TRUEBLUE2 dongle and have ONLY the "My Passport" connected to any of the two usb slots - still did not show up. What I mean with 90% and stopping is that, when I unplug the AC for the drive and plug it in again, while it still being connected to the PC - Since the PS3 and 360 could not run a scandisk or repair or anything, maybe thats why the drive appears to mount, where windows may be trying to figure out whats permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]StormyWaters2021 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago(6 children)I have one connected to my PS3 right now, and it plays movies and music just fine.

And again, both my external drives are USB-powered, so that doesn't have anything to do with the PS3 not being able to recognize the drive. Does your PS3 recognise the external drive and play the videos from it? (assuming that you have some videos on it) Can you copy the files to and from the PS3? when i plug it in, a little swirly thing in the top right corner appears (the one when you plug something in). If you would like the link to it I would be happy to provide it directly to you.

Don't worry as this won't delete any of your game saves, it only deletes data necassary for games to play and will be re-installed when you re-insert the disk. no reaction whatsoever. The way the drives show up in disk management is bizarre.