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I now consider myself a fully qualified electrician. Password Advanced Search Show Threads Show Posts Advanced Search Go to Page... Use the Disk Management screen to delete this partition again choosing the option to not format the partition then use the command line format command again. Anyway to test CIDs?

Then you know its not brokenSilverChimera yeah, my pc recognizes it without problems. At least that's what i think about mine. a.k.a (USB Mass Storage Device) 6) It should have a red X. I tried this with a 2TB external, I wanted half NTSC and half FAT32 but when I did this the PS3 would not recognize it. http://www.gamespot.com/forums/playstation-nation-1000002/ps3-not-recognizing-external-hard-drive-27010750/

Ps3 Won't Recognize Fat32 External Hard Drive

I guess it was a power issue after all. In order to make your new HDD recognized by PS3, you must make sure that: First, the file system is FAT32 or NTFs. Hardware & Devices Reformat to fat32Hi, In need of some help with a situation here and am sick of trawling the internet for useless info.

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    Hmmm, I never seen that happen before....

Gezinmeyi atla TROturum açAra Yükleniyor... I'm guessing I have an MBR problem? ans one more thing when I tried then WD diagnostics program and did the full scan it started well and went smoothly through 25% then it stopped and a message popped Swissknife Is the drive still under warranty?

So here is my problem; I have a WD 500GB My Passport external HDD that I would like to format to FAT32 so I can use it for back-up but more Ps3 Not Reading Internal Hard Drive New Working Jailbreak Today, 03:50 AM Thanks for these answears, so if the bad block adress is showing in ecc and if i writed full nand dump again to the nand when i plug it in, a little swirly thing in the top right corner appears (the one when you plug something in). If you plug a different USB.

Main boards Games Discussion Nintendo Fan Club PlayStation Nation Xbox Association PC/Mac/Linux Society Mobile Connection Bug Reporting & Feedback Off-Topic Discussion System Wars Sports Bar Ask the Mods Retro Gaming PC How To Connect External Hard Drive To Ps3 Reply 0 Kudos quote Reply Share Share Mark as accepted solution Report FB Tweet G+ LABELS: Sign in to add a comment View our house rules for posts Post Reply Email MarcReconMember Since: January 16, 2009Posts: 7668MarcReconFollowForum Posts: 7668Followed by: 0Reviews: 1 Stacks: 0Forum Karma: 0#8 Posted by MarcRecon (7668 posts) - 7 years, 4 months ago[QUOTE="MarcRecon"][QUOTE="ASRCSR"]Check to see if your computer i think the ps3 recognizes it too.

Ps3 Not Reading Internal Hard Drive

Hopefully it is still under warranty.

I think the external hard drive must have become damaged in some way. Ps3 Won't Recognize Fat32 External Hard Drive any help would be appreciated. External Hard Drive Not Showing On Ps3 Try formatting it without a partition with GUIformat.

that is already on this external hard disk before going on to the next step. You cannot put games on them permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]robskul[S] 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago(10 children)Not trying to install games, I'm trying to play movies and musics off it permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]rottinguy 0 points1 point2 Then you know its not brokenSilverChimeraAgreed, because if the PS3 isn't reconizing afat32 formatted HDD, it must be broken(HDD) my computer recognizes it. Is there something I can do, some settings I can tweak somewhere where I can now use my external again on my computer. Ps3 Not Recognizing External Hard Drive Fat32

Anywho, what you suggested worked wonderfully. I even tried half FAT32 and half NTSC and that still did not work on PS3. Recreate the partition but do NOT format it. You can't play games like that.

I would first check the device manager. Ps3 Not Reading Usb ps3's doesn't display names. HDs and they still boot up and run perfectly.

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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 Any chance of a hand please? Gezinmeyi atla TROturum açAra Yükleniyor... How To Connect Usb To Ps3 Yesterday, 11:47 PM Did you try Option 3.

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When you power them back on, Windows should try to set them up again. My System Specs OS Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit Azadi View Public Profile Find More Posts by Azadi 19 Dec 2011 #10 Azadi Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit 8 posts I had to reformat the drive using SwissKnife. but when i try to backup data, it tells me to insert a usb drive.

Is it a true external drive or just some IDE internal drive that you have connected to a USB bay or adapter? I'm desperate.