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Reply James Bruce February 16, 2015 at 11:16 am You should be able to format it as FAT from your macbook, but you'll need some way of interfacing the two. Super9520 22,758 views 3:08 How to fix Black Screen on PS3 or Corrupt Hard Drive - Duration: 3:41. Leave the drive unpartitioned and unformatted the PS3 will do it for you. Just follow the guide section below to open it up, add a drive mounting bracket, and throw the drive in. http://amigasuperbit.com/hard-drive/ps3-cannot-find-usb-hard-drive.html

I've even bought a different USB portable HDD thinking it was something wrong with the one I was using but still no luck. It must be said that if you don’t already have a spare drive you’re looking to use, you’re not going to save any by going the DIY route if you’re buying I believe the PS3 uses an encrypted FAT32, which does't NOT support files over 4gb, so you are pretty much out of luck. Once I had 2 seperate FAT32 partitions I merged them together which I ended up with 1 large partition formatted to FAT32.

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Reply James December 23, 2014 at 8:14 pm I'm buying a 12gb PS3 slim and was wondering will my mounting bracket from my old fat 40gb PS3 fit in the slim You need to download the system files mentioned in the article (the PS operating system, basically). I will explain. (or skip to step 5 if you already know the normal drive replace procedure). What the hell have I done to merit this?Two weeks ago, my PS3 died.

I have PS3 Super Slim 12gb and I wannt to upgrade it with an internal 2.5`` HDD... Report Message 6 of 31 (15,505 Views) Reply 0 Likes RROD_360 Hekseville Citizen Registered: 05/03/2010 Offline 374 posts 07-08-2010 08:55 PM User Info RROD_360 ADD AS A FRIEND Re: PS3 not worth the risk in my opinion. 5400 rpm is the way to go for ps3's Reply James Bruce January 4, 2015 at 9:32 am I find a single reference to Ps3 Hard Drive Not Recognized jakthebomb 259,288 views 6:29 Ps3 Cannot start the appropriate system storage was not found FIX - Duration: 3:46.

I also tried both update versions 3.10, and 3.15.Message Edited by KillaKronik925 on 01-15-2010 02:06 AM -My Living Room (Not my parents, I own my house.)Mitsubishi WD-73835 73" DLP 1080p TV Ps3 Cannot Start. The Correct Hard Disk Was Not Found any other idea ? Very helpful.

i did a full format..

AuthenticMFollowForum Posts: 4292Wiki Points: 12323Followed by: 0Reviews: 1 Lists: 2#1 Posted by AuthenticM (4292 posts) - 7 years, 9 months agoFuck this shit. Ps3 Internal Hard Drive Format Reply Mannan Mukadam January 25, 2014 at 3:07 pm Thanks a lot for this. It says to connect storage media containing update data of version 3.10 or later, which I have connected,then press START and SELECT at the same time.Everything seems like its working fine jumbayFeb 15, 2013, 8:01 PM ok thanks..

Ps3 Cannot Start. The Correct Hard Disk Was Not Found

If you have a large USB2 drive (over 32gb) and are annoyed that windows will not format it to fat32 (exfat does not work in PS3), then follow this PDF guide If you don't get anything, remove the drive and place it in your computer, and format it there. Ps3 Not Reading Internal Hard Drive will it work? Ps3 Wont Recognise Hard Drive Is there a way I can format and install the PS3 system software from my PC, while its connected to my PC?

I have also read that there are a few tricks and certain order things must be done in so i am currently having a play with that side of things. have a peek at these guys Joined: Aug 25, 2002 Messages: 13,726 Likes Received: 101 Trophy Points: 103 The only known 500gb to fit is the Samsung M6, I'm using the 320gb version, works great! Robby 501,632 views 3:41 PS3 1TB Hard Drive Upgrade - COMPLETE Software and Hardware Walkthrough - Duration: 27:44. Am I wrong in this or did I (A) do something incorrect or (B) get a bum drive? Ps3 Installed Hard Disk Is Not Supported

View the answer I have this problem too Subscribed to new answers Is this a good question? What gives? Options Mark as New Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report Jan 15, 2010 What kind of device is the PS3 update on? check over here Tried this with 2 back ups I have.

I've even bought a different USB portable HDD thinking it was something wrong with the one I was using but still no luck. How To Install Ps3 Software On New Hard Drive Anyone has seen similar issues ?? Have you check the file size or MD5 hash of the PS3 update to make sure it isn't corrupt?There is no need to format that drive before putting into the PS3.

You can download the newest firmware from the playstation web site.

Report Message 8 of 33 (25,688 Views) 0 Likes TwinDad Big Daddy Registered: 03/14/2007 Online 16443 posts 01-15-2010 08:32 AM User Info TwinDad ADD AS A FRIEND Re: Why won't This means when you remove the old drive you are actually removing some of the data the system would need to reformat the new drive. Read on. Ps3 Cannot Start The Appropriate System Storage Was Not Found Human Simpson 77,627 views 2:24 PS3 12Gbt Super Slim Hard Drive Upgrade Using a Credit Card - Duration: 8:13.

That's why there is a difference. Get the answer getochknFeb 15, 2013, 7:44 PM The hard drive is probably toast, and with that, all your saved game data. but when i try to backup data, it tells me to insert a usb drive.

If the PS3 did reconoze it the HDD icon would pop-up in your movie, picture and music this content HardwareHeaven, Jun 28, 2008 #1 kris23 Going Insane.....

Did you check the file size against the reported size? Read more. is this true? Thank you for response! :) Reply James Bruce January 15, 2015 at 8:11 am You will need to format it before installing internally, PS3 won't do it.

Upgrade Guide: Fat (Oldest) You’ll find the drive slot on the underside of the device (when standing upright). Make sure this is what you intended. WilliamRLBakerFollowForum Posts: 4941Wiki Points: 1420Followed by: 0Reviews: 3 Lists: 0#2 Edited by WilliamRLBaker (4941 posts) - 7 years, 9 months agohttp://baygeeks.com/blog/12/06/why-does-my-hard-drive-show-less-space-than-advertised/no matter what size you get on a hard drive it Reply Parfait January 6, 2014 at 6:15 pm It s still doesnt work...