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Stay logged in AfterDawn Discussion Forums Home Forums > Consoles > PS3 > PS3 - Modding & Hacking > Home Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Members Members Quick In this question it involves two information or definitions. Although I understand that would not effect whether or not it was recognized by the PS3. If you do not create these folders, your media files will not display when selecting the USB drive on your PS3, although you can access them if you press the triangle http://taskflowapp.com/hard-drive/samsung-1tb-external-hard-drive-not-working.html

it should be there. [QUOTE="nuno_faria"] Try this: Hit triangle (options) --> show allVenzwhat you mean? At least that's what i think about mine. in any case when you do there are other issues that crop up, like the drive not having all of its space et, in my experience.just go to ubuntu or some Create a folder system identical to that on the PlayStation 3.

Ps3 Does Not Detect External Hard Drive

your ps3 should know that it's connected, but like you said, it cant find the files in the storage device. Are you new here? my wd 1tb works perfectly.Ok.

Once assigned in your diskmanagmenet its now recognized and avilable , in MY COMPUTER Report PJCox- Jul 9, 2009 03:49PM But in Disk Management I don't seem to have External USB I use Universal Media Server and ethernet connection to stream everything so the FAT32 is pointless. 4GB is much too small for most HD content as usually one hour of TV SP3 slim 25xx min ver 3.56 with... How To Format Seagate External Hard Drive To Fat32 No opinions ?

Related Threads Language: English Back to Top English Deutsch Español Français Italiano ΕΛΛΗΝΙΚΑ Nederlands Polski Português Русский Türkçe اللغة العربية Looking for something else? My Ps3 Doesn't Recognize My External Hard Drive I'm running Windows XP on both computers. However, you can't save games to the external drive with the PS4. http://www.gamespot.com/forums/playstation-nation-1000002/ps3-not-regconizing-my-seagate-external-hard-drive-25804401/ However, as it's a game, i'm going to say that you were told wrong, you can't save game data on an external hard drive on any playstation systems, this is an

under music? Ps3 Wont Read External Hard Drive Fat32 Register now Not a member yet? I have a 1TB Seagate Expansion Hard Drive and it's been formatted to FAT32 but still can't get it to show up on the PS3. I have a 2 TB Seagate drive that I formatted with an app called "Swissknife" I created (2) partitions, (1) 480GB NTFS for my personal backup files and (1) 1.5 TB

My Ps3 Doesn't Recognize My External Hard Drive

I had a 1 tb drive that was UBB powered, that did not run on the PS3, yet my 500 GB drive of the same model ran fine. see here permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]StormyWaters2021 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago(0 children)Which is not his question. Ps3 Does Not Detect External Hard Drive If the drive is USB powered (no AC adapter), you can try running it off of a powered USB hub. Ps3 Not Reading Internal Hard Drive It is USB powered.

The drive is a Comstar 1TB External HD. this contact form Also, I do not think this applies to you based on what you have described, but I noticed a few other posts here and this may help them. I think the external hard drive must have become damaged in some way. Is it a chipset issue or a host controller defecit on ps3's end? Ps3 Won't Recognize Fat32 External Hard Drive

Occasionally it comes up with an error something along the lines of "E:/Folder is not accessable. When I first purchased it, it ran just perfect out of the box, no additional drivers needed. 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. have a peek here FInally I even uninstalled my hard and mass storage device from device manager just to see if it helps.

Helpful +0 Report kegar89 6Posts Tuesday October 21, 2008Registration date October 23, 2008 Last seen Oct 23, 2008 01:38AM I took some screenshots so you can see what I'm dealing with Seagate Hard Drive Ps3 -external The way the drives show up in disk management is bizarre. I know many people have connected a 2.0 usb external to a ps3 but I've googled and asked tech friends,game owners,Sony PS3,WD, Seagate,Buffalo,Adata.You name it.

Because it crashes my pc until it's warmed up a bit.

It still doesn't work. However, you won't be able to use more than 32GB for saving games.PlayStation 3Unlike the Xbox 360, you can't save PS3 games to the external drive, so here, we'd suggest using Helpful +3 Report joecool123 Feb 14, 2009 01:42AM I had the same problem and found the fix here http://biginfo.org/xx-driverwinxp.php Report greek- Feb 14, 2009 10:29AM how did this site help you????? Swissknife I found this board while desperately searching for a fix for my Ext.

My storage media does not work. ans one more thing when I tried then WD diagnostics program and did the full scan it started well and went smoothly through 25% then it stopped and a message popped For this reason, we would recommend using a USB thumb drive, instead of an external hard drive with your Xbox 360. Check This Out User #194492 207 posts .will.

Since the unplug, it calls itself a USB Mass Storage Device in Device Manager, can't be recognized in Disk Management (so I can't designate a letter drive [f:\ etc.]), doesn't show Being a member gives you additional options. You're step 3 was my only problem with getting my ehd to connect. :Thumbs: Reply 0 Kudos Report Re: PS3 Does Not Detect External Hard Drive Options Mark Message as New permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]Yotsubato 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago(12 children)You can only use external drives for media storage.

PS3 wouldn't even register anything. I've got a few other Ext.