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I have one last point: Its just possible that because of the design changes in the ultra vs elements, the ultra needs more power from the USB port compared to elements. While it does not reformat or repartition the drive, it will create sixteen 1 GB files that it will use to store data in a proprietary format. maybe the ps3 port is not supplying that power. 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 Source

For the restore again it got stuck at 95% and after 2 days i gave up and cancelled the restoration. Step2: Still using "Acronis True Image WD edition" add a new 'disk' to your HDD. I have 2 other PS3s and it just won't work on any of them....my other ones work fine. Today, 05:58 AM Hello, I need help running Yakuza 5 on my jailbreak PS3. https://community.wd.com/t/my-hdd-my-passport-wont-connect-to-my-ps3/20198

How To Connect My Passport Ultra To Ps3

Of course, formatting the thing correctly is always a good start. If any of you can lead me in the right direction ill give you a shit load of Vbux. Joe Cybernut1 2014-04-21 06:45:09 UTC #10 My Ultra Slim drive has no encryption on it...but Joe_S may have a point about the max capacity of USB drives that PS3 can recognize. If any of you can lead me in the right direction ill give you a shit load of Vbux.

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  2. I was beginning to worry that my PS3's USB controller had broken.
  3. However the drive doesn't seem to connect.
  4. Have you tried formatting on a Linux PC/ Other PC?

All content, game titles, trade names and/or trade dress, trademarks, artwork and associated imagery are trademarks and/or copyright material of their respective owners. Are you new here? Sign in to make your opinion count. How To Connect External Hard Drive To Ps3 follow the instructions on the link please ShaggyRhino 2013-01-27 03:03:05 UTC #6 Just a quick question: is the PS3 firmware update in the links method, the same as the PS3's system

Very simple explanation. PS3 can detect primary FAT32 partition. 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 http://support.wdc.com/knowledgebase/answer.aspx?ID=3308 On Windows 8, right click start menu, select the Disk Management, right-click on the disk part (little box on the left, not the volume part) of the picture of the drive,

Harris Craycraft 268,481 views 2:39 Loading more suggestions... Acronis True Image Wd Edition Loading... and the problem is only w/ the USB 3.0 / 2.0 .. Mine says "Master Boot Record (MBR)," I have found also with some drives, that changing the allocation unit size with work.

How To Format My Passport Ultra For Ps3

It is not necessary to create it as logical partition as most of the articles/posts claim. useful reference Login here. How To Connect My Passport Ultra To Ps3 Green - Best HDD for Gaming - Duration: 6:55. Wd Passport Av if so, unlock it first on a pc and then connect it to your ps3.

CNET 63,365 views 3:08 Western Digital My Passport Ultra 1TB Review and Speed Test (External Hard disk) - Duration: 10:13. this contact form Now, all my USB devices that I listed above are detected by PS3 directly, no USB hub required. Second time worked. Today, 05:57 AM HI,my ps3 slim chech2013 has problem of turnoff it's in few shot time this came after it has been hacked THERE ANYWAY TO FIX PS3 SLIM... Wd My Passport Ultra 2tb Ps3

Find a third-party formatting utility (For example SwissKnife or FAT32Formatter).

For a list of the limitations of the FAT32 format see Answer ID 1287: File and partition size limitations using the On Windows 8, right click start menu, select the Disk Management, right-click on the disk part (little box on the left, not the volume part) of the picture of the drive, Now, all my USB devices that I listed above are detected by PS3 directly, no USB hub required. http://nadrp.com/my-passport/wd-passport-recognized-but-not-working.html Well, it turns out that there is a missing information in those articles and forum posts.

This worked Psnpatch now shows "user 2(aa)" as a valid account. Http M Wikihow Com Add An External Hard Drive To A Playstation 3 I don't have a Passport Ultra, but I do have a Passport Essential. thriller231Member Since: June 12, 2008Posts: 25thriller231FollowForum Posts: 25Followed by: 0Reviews: 0 Stacks: 0Forum Karma: 0#1 Posted by thriller231 (25 posts) - 4 years, 22 days agohelloi bought a new WDpassportexternal hd

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For assistance using one of these utilities, please contact the publisher of the software. If you formatted with Windows 8/8.1, by default it will make the drive a GPT partition table. Sign in New here? Ps3 Ntfs COK-002 OK http://www.ps3hax.net/showthread.php?t=64659 with Clip and Progskeet 1.21 SEM-001 OK http://www.ps3hax.net/showthread.php?t=65271 with Clip and Progskeet 1.21 JTP-001 -> NO OK with Cip and NOR QSB on 1.21 (Worked with E3) Reply

I returned the My Passport SE (the little pretty portable one) for the big fat My Book Essential that has it's own power cord. As far as I can tell its not a power issue because the LED light on hdd flashes the same when plugged into the PS3 and my computer. Is this Hdd using proprietary connector or it's a "normal" mini usb port ? Check This Out Problem is, your HDD is USB 3.0 and PS3s don't recognize that.

ghjkl 2014-04-21 11:06:03 UTC #11 I managed to get an Elements 1TB drive, which is also USB3.0 and after a quick format the PS3 picked it up without any problems. So i followed the tutorial, but yet again i was unable to get it to display on my PS3. Its a device with several years in the market so they should have made these features much more user friendly and robust. I have formatted it to FAT32.

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For Mac owners, use the built-in Disk Utility. After countless hour of research and re-formatting I finally got my HDD to work on my PS3. Need help Installing Yakuza 5... Are you new here?

Filmire 46,722 views 3:14 Using USB Hard Drives on the Apple Airport Extreme 802.11n - Duration: 3:02. if this is a problem, remove the password. does it make any beeps or lights come on (yellow, red) before it shuts itself off? Accepted Solution View Original Problem Solved View Original Post 02 /16 Rank M_T_Mabowels Offline 92% 02 Rank Ghost of Sparta Progress Send message Add contact M_T_Mabowels Accepted Solution 25-12-2010 @ 08:18

PSN downloaded games can be downloaded again the next time you want to play them...This will save space on the new HDDas well while you don't play them... and does it a 1TB? But I have seen others say the externally powered hubs will work better. dalger21 mav_destroyerMember Since: September 29, 2005Posts: 3069mav_destroyerFollowForum Posts: 3069Followed by: 0Reviews: 3 Stacks: 0Forum Karma: 0#7 Posted by mav_destroyer (3069 posts) - 4 years, 22 days ago are you using Windows