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Related Threads Language: English Back to Top English Deutsch Español Français Italiano ΕΛΛΗΝΙΚΑ Nederlands Polski Português Русский Türkçe اللغة العربية Looking for something else? So what you want to do, is go to disk management and make sure the drive is MBR partition. Thanks Wizer 2013-01-23 20:49:38 UTC #2 Try to reformatting the drive again on FAT32 and see if it works stoops206 2013-01-24 15:10:51 UTC #3 Im having the exact same issue. Everything work right after I reformatted it to FAT32 using SwissKnife. have a peek here

You can always try with a powered usb hub. Any suggestions? Open PS2 Loader Compatibility List... Fazer login 13 Carregando... https://community.wd.com/t/my-hdd-my-passport-wont-connect-to-my-ps3/20198

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if i press l1+r1+l2+r2+start+select nothing happens. leefiles 292.323 visualizações 9:47 How to Format an External HDD to Fat32 (For Xbox 360 & PS3 Use) - Duração: 2:44. Originally Posted by shogoz I just found a BRILLIANT post somewhere and it seems like I could get it all working if I could just make sense of it: "Hi, I

But I have seen others say the externally powered hubs will work better. I have reformatted it to FAT32 using "Acronis True Image WD edition" which was suggested by Western Digital's help support. You can change this preference below. Http M Wikihow Com Add An External Hard Drive To A Playstation 3 Today, 04:54 AM i doesn't have a ps3 cfw but can i use this method to get dlc on ofw 4.80?

Ps3 Bricked? Wd Passport Av If it works, I'll let you know in 10 hours *facepalm* Reply With Quote 09-10-2014,10:39 AM #6 toolz View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message View Forum Threads Senior Member Join Reply Topic Options Subscribe to RSS Feed Mark Topic as New Mark Topic as Read Float this Topic to the Top Bookmark Subscribe Printer Friendly Page « Back to Topic List http://www.gamespot.com/forums/playstation-nation-1000002/ps3-not-picking-my-wd-passport-external-hard-drive-29307841/ I finally realize that in order for the USB mass storage device to be detected by PS3, the device must be using the good old (legacy) "MS-DOS" partition table, also commonly

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. Acronis True Image Wd Edition Beyond! You'll have to download third party software to do that. Is yours by any chance the USB 2 only version?

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What I meant in the previous post, was that I was able to transfer files onto the drive from my computer, not the PS3.Any suggestions? http://www.ps3hax.net/showthread.php?t=77330 Please enable debug colors (settings screen) and try again. How To Format My Passport Ultra For Ps3 Loaded movies and tested. Wd My Passport Ultra 2tb Ps3 I was in the same boat as some here, so I'm very grateful for that information.

And the cable for the drive is a very different shaped one, so id say it would be hard to find/ expensive.... PS3 can detect primary FAT32 partition. 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 Didn't need to use a hub, it just worked. How To Connect External Hard Drive To Ps3

Unlocked Nintendo Voice Chat IGN Anime Club more shows Fireteam Chat IGN Unfiltered Prepare to Try Keepin' It Reel IGN Plays IGN Originals Every Thrs at 12pm PT / 3pm ET Really starting to get pissed and about to just give up on upgrading my system. I can confirm that works too. Share Share this post on Digg Del.icio.us Technorati Twitter Page 2 of 3 First 1 2 3 Last Jump to page: « Previous Thread | Next Thread » Posting Permissions

You will see the disc starts spinning, and the little white light will flash. Ps3 Ntfs Your mileage may vary. 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

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  2. 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.
  3. trythesefirst 2013-01-27 12:48:18 UTC #7 I dont have a PS3 so i cant verify that if you want you can try to contact sony regarding the firmware update.
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  5. What you have to do is insert the plug on the disc reaaaaally slowly, and STOP right before its fully plugged.
  6. The one I used was not externally powered.
  7. I also want to correct some missinformation out there.
  8. Please see Answer ID 291: How to format a WD hard drive in exFAT or FAT32 for instructions on how to do this.

I had same problem this is what I did to get my ps3 slim to recognise my passport create partition In fat32 this has to be the second partition logical I Thanks for checking out my channel. 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. Swissknife This may just be because they are perhaps the most commonly used and not especially because of an inherent problem with the drives but WD did seem to be the make

djb45638, Jun 26, 2011 tomepfi No Longer a Noob Joined: Jun 24, 2007 Messages: 18,365 Date Posted: Jun 26, 2011 #2 3.5 or 2.5? I believe since it is one of the WD drives that give trouble, the USB hub solution may be what you need to do. 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 But I am still for now leaning towards an explanation that may have to do with power - thereby requiring an USB hub.

Since they are all USB 2.0 backwards compatible. I have no idea where to get that Y adapter for the USB cable at. Powered by vBulletin Version 4.2.2 Copyright © 2016 vBulletin Solutions, Inc. It's 500GB USB 3.0and is not recognized by my PS3 320GB Slim.First thing I noticed, I could feelthe HDspinning, but the powerled doesn't switch on.

Must be millions of us. Advanced Simple Advanced (HTML) Preview Quote You must be signed in to add attachments   « Previous Page 1 2 Next Page » Sign in I know "Disk Utility" on Mac has this option. 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

But that has nothing to do with WD per se. Reply With Quote 09-10-2014,09:34 AM #2 passete View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message View Forum Threads L*a*ning Join Date Aug 2013 Location France Posts 4,426 Likes 526 Liked 698 Times Enjoy your disc! I would usually put all my games into the GAMES folder and they will appear in the games menu when I...

Problem is FAT32 has a file size limit of 3GB. It may that causing my problem. Mostrar mais Idioma: Português Local do conteúdo: Brasil Modo restrito: Desativado Histórico Ajuda Carregando... Also avoid using USB extension cables or USB hubs to connect the Passport, since longer cables can cause power inconsistencies.  ghjkl 2014-04-19 18:57:10 UTC #5 Hi, I have used other drives

Hard to believe it could be so easily fixed by plugging it in in a special way. People don't understand what the WD security software is and just keep blurting out stuff about deleting some hidden partition, files etc. Please read carefully: First, plug the usb 3.0 cord WITHOUT the disc plugged in, just the cable WD provided you. 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

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