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Dec 24 2012
By: ImTruzTed First Son 3 posts
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Help restore file system loop??

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ok i went to the ps3 safe mode menu and selected rebuild file system,it was taking forever so i unplugged  plugged back in it  i let it do its thing then after like 5 mins it zips to 100% my ps3 beep once then the screen goes black

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Dec 24, 2012

ImTruzTed wrote:

ok i went to the ps3 safe mode menu and selected rebuild file system,it was taking forever so i unplugged  plugged back in it  i let it do its thing then after like 5 mins it zips to 100% my ps3 beep once then the screen goes black


You may have damaged the HDD. Do you have another?

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Dec 24, 2012

If you can get it back into safe mode, use option 5 (Restore PS3 System).  If the PS3 didn't repair the file system automatically when it booted the first time, then it wasn't likely that the restore file system command was going to work anyway, even if you hadn't interrupted it. If the Restore PS3 System command doesn't work, then you probably need a new hard drive.

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