Reply
Want to join in?

Sign in to continue

I have a PSN account

Welcome back!

I'm new!

it only takes a minute or two

  • 13

    New messages in the last hour

  • Get a response within minutes

  • 92%

    92% percent of messages responded to

Accepted Solution

View Original

Problem Solved

View Original Post
31 Mar 2008
By highburygooner

highburygooner

  • Offline
81%
03 Rank
Progress

How to check storage space on PS3 ?

17 Replies 238,995 Views Created 31-03-2008
31 Mar 2008
By highburygooner
Hello I've borrowed my brothers PS3 for a few weeks. Can someone tell how I can check how much space is left on HDD as I downloaded a lot of trailers and demos.

Thanks in advance
Reply
0 Kudos
Reply
LABELS:
View our house rules for posts
Post Reply Update Reply Cancel

Accepted Solution

View Original

Problem Solved

View Original Post
02
/16

banny1234

  • Offline
60%
02 Rank
Progress
banny1234
Accepted Solution
Erm im on GT5 atm, so i can't check... It's under settings then system settings...:gr8:
Reply
0 Kudos

Re: How to check storage space on PS3 ?

Image and video hosting by TinyPic



PSN-IITriXII
XBL-I T r i X II

Accepted Solution

View Original

Problem Solved

View Original Post
02
/16

WrestleBlog

  • Offline
80%
02 Rank
Progress
WrestleBlog
Accepted Solution
On the XMB go to Settings, System Settings and System Information, or similar as I'm not at the PS3 now, it should have something like;

21GB / 55GB at the bottom

The first number is the capacity remaining and the second number is the capacity capable.

Hope this helps. :gr8:

Re: How to check storage space on PS3 ?

PREVIOUSLY sionmowb

Accepted Solution

View Original

Problem Solved

View Original Post
04
/16

emokill00

  • Offline
90%
04 Rank
Progress
emokill00
Accepted Solution
unless its a 40gb in which case it would be...

--/35 GB

Re: How to check storage space on PS3 ?

Accepted Solution

View Original

Problem Solved

View Original Post
02
/16

RushBD

  • Offline
80%
02 Rank
Progress
RushBD
Accepted Solution
ah.. and unless you are too stupid to understand that , that is....
Reply
0 Kudos

Re: How to check storage space on PS3 ?

Yahoo ID: riast1234 | MSN ID: riast1234@hotmail.com

There are 10 kinds of people. Those who know binary system and those who don't!

Accepted Solution

View Original

Problem Solved

View Original Post
02
/16

WrestleBlog

  • Offline
80%
02 Rank
Progress
WrestleBlog
Accepted Solution
unless its a 40gb in which case it would be...

--/35 GB

Hence my "something like" :p

ah.. and unless you are too stupid to understand that , that is....

Couldn't have put it better myself! :gr8:
Reply
0 Kudos

Re: How to check storage space on PS3 ?

PREVIOUSLY sionmowb

Accepted Solution

View Original

Problem Solved

View Original Post
01
/16

[hartstyle]

  • Offline
80%
01 Rank
Progress
[hartstyle]
Accepted Solution
I have a question actually...:D

How do you delete the demo's etc etc? I need to free up some space..

ta
Reply
0 Kudos

Re: How to check storage space on PS3 ?

Accepted Solution

View Original

Problem Solved

View Original Post
Beta Tester
10
/16

PFC_Hudson

  • Beta Tester
  • Offline
96%
10 Rank
Progress
PFC_Hudson
Accepted Solution
I have a question actually...:D

How do you delete the demo's etc etc? I need to free up some space..

ta

Highlight them and press triangle, select 'Delete'
Reply
0 Kudos

Re: How to check storage space on PS3 ?

M

Accepted Solution

View Original

Problem Solved

View Original Post
01
/16

[hartstyle]

  • Offline
80%
01 Rank
Progress
[hartstyle]
Accepted Solution
That sounds pretty easy lol

cheers fella! :gr8:
Reply
0 Kudos

Re: How to check storage space on PS3 ?

Accepted Solution

View Original

Problem Solved

View Original Post
02
/16

Uselessisacat

  • Offline
22%
02 Rank
Progress
Uselessisacat
Accepted Solution
Ok I borrowed gta 4 from the psn store I had 18Gb and it needed only 11Gb but the problem is is that it says not enought system storage and I paid for it. How does it come that I can't download it?
Reply
0 Kudos

Borrowed game from ps store and enought space but won't work

Accepted Solution

View Original

Problem Solved

View Original Post
03
/16

webrosc

  • Offline
84%
03 Rank
Progress
webrosc
Accepted Solution
you need the space to download the game, and also the space to install it, so 22Gb ish.
epic bump btw
Reply
0 Kudos

Re: Borrowed game from ps store and enought space but won't work


PS3 Slim 120Gb Upgraded To 250Gb

Accepted Solution

View Original

Problem Solved

View Original Post
Beta Tester
08
/16

Skykid360

  • Beta Tester
  • Offline
97%
08 Rank
Progress
Skykid360
Accepted Solution

Borrowed?

 

Anyway, pretty sure you need double the space. So for an 11GB file it would need 22GB. As I would presume it needs the extra (double) space to extract and install from the file you just downloaded.

 

It says this info on Uncharted's Downloads, but haven't seen it on others, you basicallly need double the space.

 

Oh and don't worry that you have purchased it, as you say, as it will always be yours if you bought it. It is in your Download List, which can be found on the Store (top right of the screen) and in your Account Management (under transaction management).

Reply
0 Kudos

Re: Borrowed game from ps store and enought space but won't work

[ Edited ]

Accepted Solution

View Original

Problem Solved

View Original Post
02
/16

ScaniaG1rl

  • Offline
21%
02 Rank
Progress
ScaniaG1rl
Accepted Solution

hey guys

 

I'm in need of some help!!

I wanted to play NFS Hot Pursuit (the newest) and I needed to update the game to the 1.0.3 version.

Fine by me. But then I got error saying I needed 2560mb free of space to download the new version.

So I went in system info and checked free space available and it said 15xx!
Well so I went in save section and have now deleted maybe up to 30gb of used save games.

But still in system info the free space doesnt change!

And I have the newest system update of my console as well.

 

 

 

Please reply!

Reply
0 Kudos

Re: How to check storage space on PS3 ?

Accepted Solution

View Original

Problem Solved

View Original Post
Award Winner
15
/16

Warren_Jeeves

  • Award Winner
  • Offline
98%
15 Rank
Progress
Warren_Jeeves
Accepted Solution
30gb of game saves? Are you sure?

You need to delete game data rather than saves as they take much more space up.
Reply
0 Kudos

Re: How to check storage space on PS3 ?

Accepted Solution

View Original

Problem Solved

View Original Post
02
/16

mr_knowforever

  • Offline
68%
02 Rank
Progress
mr_knowforever
Accepted Solution

Yo. Took your time we're on page 2 here.

Reply
0 Kudos

Re: How to check storage space on PS3 ?

Accepted Solution

View Original

Problem Solved

View Original Post
02
/16

iloveamber247

  • Offline
26%
02 Rank
Progress
iloveamber247
Accepted Solution
I on.
Reply
0 Kudos

Re: How to check storage space on PS3 ?

Accepted Solution

View Original

Problem Solved

View Original Post
02
/16

prosanta3

  • Offline
21%
02 Rank
Progress
prosanta3
Accepted Solution
Go on system information
Reply
0 Kudos

Re: How to check storage space on PS3 ?

Accepted Solution

View Original

Problem Solved

View Original Post
02
/16

gatorcraft_27

  • Offline
21%
02 Rank
Progress
gatorcraft_27
Accepted Solution
i know trying to figure that out cause i have 33 gb gta5 only needs 18 why cant i download
Reply
0 Kudos

Re: How to check storage space on PS3 ?

View our house rules for posts
Post Reply Update Reply Cancel