Restore File System (Restores the PS3’s File system aka firmware data)4.Rebuild Database (Restores the PS3’s Database Pics, Music, Video and games directory’s, File names are returned to default)5. I've tried using 3 different cables I'm at a loss right now cuz I'm tryin to stay away from ringin sony I can't get passed the restore screen, it goes through the restore and after when it goes to load my profiles it get blank, like it's frozen can't even get it to safe mode at that point, or at that fact turn it off. Restore PS3 System (Basically all of the above and Formats the HDD Restores everything to Default)6. but this error msg has come up since about a good week ago. I get a "Connect a controller to the USb port and press the PS button" screen but doing so.. System Update (Update the PS3’s firmware or reflash the current firmware)Find the latest update here – Updates/PS3/pc_I had my PS3 for 2 years now.these last 3 months my ps3 had been asking me to restore for 3-6 times before it starts working properly. I've tried pulling out the hard drive and trying to get to safe mode and doing the same and trying to get the update to initialize, but I still get the error code.And now, I'm in the process of formatting the hard drive to fat32 on my pc and will throw it back in and repeat the safe mode attempts, etc.I recently attempted to update my PS3 to the latest version as required by sony for online blahblah.The update failed and now I receive error code 8002F147.
I used a free program called fat32format for the fat32 conversion of the HD...
It is unique in that it was the first gaming console to also serve as a multimedia suite as it can play blue-ray discs and be connected to the Internet.
Despite the console's maturity, consumers still find a need to fix a number of common PS3 issues including corrupt hard disks, PS3 hard drive errors, and DNS issues that arise for online console users.
Step 2 - Touch and hold the power button, you will hear the first beep, meaning the playstation 3 is powering on.
Continue to hold the power button and after about 5 seconds, you will hear a second beep, indicating the video reset.
Continue to hold the power button and after about 5 seconds, you will hear a third beep and the system will power off (power light is red).