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PS3 only recognizes 2.5 inch... It doesn't reside on the usable part of your drive and there's nothing you can do, or need to do, to remove it. Just a single cord. Reply 0 Kudos Report Re: External hard drive not recognized by PS3 [Edited] Options Mark Message as New Add This Message to My {0} Add This Message to My {0} Subscribe Source

PS3 does not read a USB device with GPT even though in the table all the partitions are FAT32. Report Message 10 of 23 (4,319 Views) Reply 0 Likes « Previous 1 2 3 Next » « Back to Topic List « Previous Topic Next Topic » Support About You... I'm on Windows 7 Reply With Quote 09-10-2014,12:09 PM #8 playerkp420 View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message View Forum Threads Join Date Dec 2011 Posts 13,540 Likes 3,134 Liked 4,958 https://community.wd.com/t/my-hdd-my-passport-wont-connect-to-my-ps3/20198

How To Connect My Passport Ultra To Ps3

Register PlayStation Forum Menu Welcome CHAT TOPICS CHAT PlayStation 4 PS4 PlayStation VR PlayStation Plus PS Plus Network Services Gaming & Network PS Store PS4 Tournaments PS Now PS Music & Sony has a track record for proprietary stuff in all their hardware. Got it working Used a USB powered hub like jzr posted and now it's recognised. thriller231Member Since: June 12, 2008Posts: 25thriller231FollowForum Posts: 25Followed by: 0Reviews: 0 Stacks: 0Forum Karma: 0#3 Posted by thriller231 (25 posts) - 4 years, 22 days agowhen i want to format it,

Rebuild the iso from JB game files with the latest Cobra genps3iso. That's really really good!Thanks for posting back with the solution too.A Merry Christmas to you. For drives greater than 1 TB, use the Acronis True Image WD Edition software. How To Connect External Hard Drive To Ps3 This external HDD has spent most of its active life (about 24 hours) being formatted and I really want to get it working.

Seems to be hard at first, but then you get used to it. An Elements is a simple plug and play drive wthout hardware encryption. Is this Hdd using proprietary connector or it's a "normal" mini usb port ? which means no AC power source.

All rights reserved.Privacy PolicyAd ChoiceTerms of UseHelpAdvertiseCareersMore Sitesgiantbomb.comgamefaqs.commetacritic.comgamerankings.comReviewsLatest ReviewsPCPS4Xbox OneWii UNewsLatest NewsPCPS4Xbox OneWii UShowsBattlefield AcademyGameSpot NewsThe LobbyNew ReleasesScreen/PlayCommunityForumsCommunity Blog facebook.com/gamespot twitter.com/gamespot youtube.com/gamespot RSSGameSpot Game of the Week Use your keyboard!ESCLog in Acronis True Image Wd Edition Oh, while I am at this. Or your game might just be incompatible with IGR ? * I tried and... Make sure they are 4.xx version though otherwise you may have to download the original eboot.bin & replace it.

How To Format My Passport Ultra For Ps3

Your mileage may vary. http://www.ps3hax.net/showthread.php?t=77330 Today, 04:54 AM i doesn't have a ps3 cfw but can i use this method to get dlc on ofw 4.80? How To Connect My Passport Ultra To Ps3 If you formatted with Windows 8/8.1, by default it will make the drive a GPT partition table. Wd Passport Av This is where you will have to make              'partitions' on the drive (I divided my 1TB HDD into 2 separate drives, a FAT32 and a NTFS).

A previous poster was also unable to get an Ultra drive to connect. For drives smaller than 1 TB running Windows 2000 or XP, use the External USB/Firewire Fat32 Formatting Utility. So what you want to do, is go to disk management and make sure the drive is MBR partition. Reply 0 Kudos Report Re: External hard drive not recognized by PS3 Options Mark Message as New Add This Message to My {0} Add This Message to My {0} Subscribe to Wd My Passport Ultra 2tb Ps3

Let me patch something too. It is recognized by my 360 just fine. What you have to do is insert the plug on the disc reaaaaally slowly, and STOP right before its fully plugged. Well, it turns out that there is a missing information in those articles and forum posts.

If it shows up correctly on a windows and/or linux pc, there's nothing wrong with it or the formatting. Http M Wikihow Com Add An External Hard Drive To A Playstation 3 Please rate the helpfulness of this answer Answers others found helpful How to format a WD hard drive in exFAT or FAT32 File and partition size limitations using the FAT32 file Are you new here?

I'm just not sure it's safe to do...

You wont see anything in the short term. Powered by vBulletin Version 4.2.2 Copyright © 2016 vBulletin Solutions, Inc. It may that causing my problem. Ps3 Ntfs Well, it turns out that there is a missing information in those articles and forum posts.

We are not to suffer for the bad application guys. Please read carefully: First, plug the usb 3.0 cord WITHOUT the disc plugged in, just the cable WD provided you. I was beginning to worry that my PS3's USB controller had broken. There is really no way of defending how badly the backup/restore has been implemented on PS3.

I think this can help them somewhat to solve the HD problem. 2) Beg sony for some improvment in this area.My problem started right away during the process, at first PS3 I have formatted it to FAT32. I don't have a Passport Ultra, but I do have a Passport Essential. Otherwise try one of these double ended cables soit can draw power from 2 ports So you set it up like this StuDevo, Jun 26, 2011 djb45638 Noob Joined: Dec

Of course, formatting the thing correctly is always a good start. Tweet Jump to... Strange Is a Critical and Commercial Hit! Its really really bad that these features dont work so well and it takes ages!

Now, all my USB devices that I listed above are detected by PS3 directly, no USB hub required. Would they have it at BestBuy? Register it only takes a minute or two 184 New messages in the last hour Get a response within minutes 92% 92% percent of messages responded to Loading Accepted Solution View C_Menz, Jun 26, 2011 djb45638 Noob Joined: Dec 20, 2006 Messages: 967 Date Posted: Jun 26, 2011 #9 ^^^ thanks for the help but i returned that HDD and got a

It's in FAT32 and I've had experience from a seagate i used to have.  So is the deal with this cable that you plug one end into the HDD and for 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 Archive Privacy Statement Top All times are GMT -5. The filesystem is FAT32.

I have also read tons of forums and threads about suspected files like uncharted2 that can cause problem but thats really beside the point here. I did see one post elsewhere in which the poster had made referenced to hidden security files on a drive which needed to be removed seperately from the formatting to get ShaggyRhino 2013-02-21 01:58:23 UTC #12 As far as i know having the two USB cables does supply the HDD with extra power, when you have both USB cables plugged into the