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  1. #1
    efis71 Guest

    Thumbs Down External HD via USB problem

    Hi,

    I have a problem then I connect an External 2.5 HD via Usb on my Hd flashes the red Led. The power supply go on and off.

    I suppose that the problem is the partition. Does it possible ?

    Chris

  2. #2
    dazmo Guest

    re

    hello,

    it needs to be fat 32 on your hd connect to pc and format it from pc make sure its fat 32 then see if that works.

  3. #3
    robots Guest
    If your power supply goes on and off , thats has hardly to do anything with your partition
    Anyways be sure not to have something like NTFS on the drive, PS3 cannot handle such file system

  4. #4
    Tokyo Rain Guest
    Does your external HDD have a seperate power source?

  5. #5
    Sub27 Guest
    Yes,

    look for an external power with your hdd, i think is that

  6. #6
    psp4936607 Guest
    try to used another usb cable. coz i also have a same problem few month ago and i change a new usb cable and it work....

  7. #7
    rrzo Guest
    hi,
    i think your problem is as mentioned above the power supply. the usb port provides a limitet amount of current. if your harddisk needs more you need an external power source for the harddisk.

    -- rrzo

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