We apologise for the inconvenience.’ Original Story: Reports are coming in that the 4.45 firmware update for the Play Station 3 is ‘bricking’ consoles, making it impossible to turn it on or off.
To fix this you will need to enter into Safe Mode on the PS3 and restore the file system. Method-4 This is the method I use for playing Uncharted 3 and Assassins Creed: Revelations.
This one I figured out on my own and it has been working 100% - Pressing the PS button at the initial loading of the game will make the XMB menu to show up and the game will continue loading and not freeze.
- What is the Model Number listed on the back of your Play Station 3?
While it supposedly addressed a number of issues plaguing the online component's launch, it apparently opened up a whole other can of worms.
Hi, I just updated the Foxtel Play app on my ps3 to 1.01 and now it freezes at the boot screen. I've restarted a few times and it doesn't make a difference.
I tried to attach a photo of the frozen screen but apparently only pdf's can be uploaded here.If you get this problem the chances are that all your games will be affected ( I don't know why but Assassins Creed II works perfectly for me, but other games like Uncharted 3, Gran Turismo 5, Assassins Creed: Revelations, Sports Champion 2 don't). SYMPTONS: If it still isn't working, it might be because the BD reader has burned out.(I don't recommend you trying to fix the BD reader on your own, send it to SONY they'll fix it for you) Method-3 Some of the files on your Hard drive maybe damaged.If you are experiencing the freezing simply follow the directions below: While I haven't particularly tested the above method (as I have the Xbox 360 version), those were the steps posted to Rockstar's support page and suggested by a few other websites.Let us know if you are experiencing similar problems with the patch and if the tips above helped.Hey guys, today I'm gonna be showing you different methods to fix the game load problem for the PS3, (which Ive been having for the last 2 months).