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17 Apr 2012

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Connect controller using a USB and then press PS button??

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Hi

 

My PS3 turned off when i put it back on a message shows up on the screen "Connect the controller using a USB cable, and then press the PS button"

 

 

I have done the above the controller keeps flashing but nothing changes on the screen??

 

Can some one please help..

 

Regards

 

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Re: Connect controller using a USB and then press PS button??

 

You could try switching your console off. Then connect the pad with the usb cable, and switch the console on using the ps button on the pad. That sometimes works. 

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Re: Connect controller using a USB and then press PS button??

Try pressing the reset pin on the rear of the controller for 20-30 seconds and then trying to re-pair the controller with the PS3.
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