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Jan 16 2013
By: sseedless Lombax Warrior 246 posts
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2.10 update problem! Game wont start!

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Update 2.10 won't start at all, it's stuck on the GT5 logo and permanently states "saving data"... the HDD light is on almost permanently. But it never gets any further.

 

I deleted all my game data, redownloaded and installed it, as well as copied my save data from the night before from my Plus account online storage to my local HD, and still have the problem.

 

Is anyone else experiencing this? 

Any suggestions to fix it?


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Re: 2.10 update problem! Game wont start!

Jan 16, 2013

Yours is the first 2.10 install problem that I have seen.

 

Since you have already re-installed once, how is the console connected to the Internet? Usually re-installs work the first time, but some players have had to redo it until it does work.

 

Have a read through the help post stickied at the top of the GT forum or linked in my sig.

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Re: 2.10 update problem! Game wont start!

Jan 16, 2013

i am having the EXACT same problem. game is stuck on black screen with "saving" icon flashing in bottom right corner. I tried reinstalling everything, updating date and time (apparently that matters) and letting it go for like a half hour, still nothing. This is incredibly disapointing i mean i paid 70$ for the game, over 25$ in DLC and now the game wont even start? RIDICULOUS!!!:smileymad:

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Jan 16, 2013

I have asked for someone from PSN to look at this problem, so in the meantime, please fill in the blanks.


 

To get the proper help when posting about networking or update issues, please include the following basic information for the PSN technicians:

 

Your country:

Name of ISP:

 

Brand and model of router:

Brand and model of modem:

If combined, brand and model of modem/router:

 

Hardware firewall: name its current router setting

 

Wired or Wireless Connection:

 

Model of PS3:

PS3's NAT status (from the XMB):

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I have exactly the same problem too and I'm not the only one, I posted on the UK/EU board too:

 

http://community.eu.playstation.com/t5/Gran-Turismo/GT5-update-2-10-has-messed-up-my-savegame/td-p/1...

 

more here: http://www.gtplanet.net/forum/showthread.php?t=272107

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Jan 17, 2013
So there are quite a few people who have the same problem including myself. I have tried reinstalling all game updates, but still the same problem. My ISP is BT, I have a BT router, Firewall if Off, Nat type 2, wired, i have a 160gb slim PS3.

I hope theres a fix soon, I love Playing GT5, but this has really put a spanner in the works...
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Jan 17, 2013

Yes, more players are affected.

 

Not knowing how PD will fix this, you could re-install up to but not past 2.09 and continue playing off-line.

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Jan 17, 2013
What PS3 firmware are you running?

4.31 is optional update, and if your still running 4.30 then that COULD be where the problem lay.

Could also be due to Master and secondary accounts reading on GTPlanet.
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Jan 17, 2013
I had the problem with both ps firmware. Seems to bea problem with certain game saves, I think one person even tried a year old game save, that didn't work either...
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Jan 17, 2013
I also only have one account.
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