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Also, note that with FAT32 there is a 4GB file size limit when transferring. Mix Bag 225,775 views 11:24 WD Elements 1TB Portable HDD Unboxing and Review - Duration: 9:40. thriller231Member Since: June 12, 2008Posts: 25thriller231FollowForum Posts: 25Followed by: 0Reviews: 0 Stacks: 0Forum Karma: 0#1 Posted by thriller231 (25 posts) - 4 years, 22 days agohelloi bought a new WDpassportexternal hd mypassportis both 3.0 n 2.0 usbcompatible.would anyone help?thanks in anticipation mav_destroyerMember Since: September 29, 2005Posts: 3069mav_destroyerFollowForum Posts: 3069Followed by: 0Reviews: 3 Stacks: 0Forum Karma: 0#2 Posted by mav_destroyer (3069 posts) - his comment is here

but only when i have something else plugged into the usb's. Right-click on the hard drive icon, then select the "Format" option. I had tested it with Passport Essential 500GB, My Book 1TB, Sony Microvault Click 8GB, and Sandisk Cruzer Micro 16GB. GUIformat: http://www.ridgecrop.demon.co.uk/ind...?guiformat.htm Click the picture to download. ⌫MULTIMAN⌧IRIS⌧REACTPSN⌧PPC+⌧MINVERCHK⌦ Reply With Quote 07-19-2013,05:17 AM #8 profixit View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message View Forum Threads Member Join Date Sep 2010 Posts

How To Format My Passport Ultra For Ps3

But please note that I didnt install any of the software that the "WD 1TB My Passport" comes with, when I first got the device. Then when the HDD shows up you click display all... if this is a problem, remove the password. Select the "USB Device" option, then press the "Triangle" button.

Any ideas how to fix this also? their not recognized. It's in FAT32 and I've had experience from a seagate i used to have.  So is the deal with this cable that you plug one end into the HDD and for Acronis True Image Wd Edition This may effect peoples result, due to things like the VCD.

You can view many of his articles on associatedcontent.com. Sign in to continue I have a PSN account Sign In Welcome back! Watch Queue Queue __count__/__total__ Find out whyClose western digital my passport 2tb on airport extreme, ps3, xbox 360, pc, and mac fishmawsoup SubscribeSubscribedUnsubscribe123123 Loading... original site At first I could not make PS3 detects the external drive.

This will only be effective if you are playing on a PS3 with more than 40gb. Swissknife Totally not worth it. mine was formated allready to fat 32 and the free space is about 900-920gigs. Home Categories FAQ/Guidelines Terms of Service Privacy Policy Powered by Discourse, best viewed with JavaScript enabled Support Downloads Knowledge Base German Spanish Italian French GameSpot MenuPCPS4Xbox OneWii UMore PS3VitaXbox 3603DSReviewsNewsEntertainmentVideos All

  • If I hadn't scratched the HDD casing so much I'd have taken it back.Now I have 320gb internal also - much better Internal is defo the way to go.Hope this helps.Well,
  • Reply With Quote 07-19-2013,05:15 AM #7 charlie666 View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message View Forum Threads Senior Member Join Date Dec 2012 Location UK Posts 1,478 Likes 704 Liked 575
  • This is where you will have to make 'partitions' on the drive (I divided my 1TB HDD into 2 separate drives, a FAT32 and a NTFS).
  • If its an external drive with a separate AC power source, and you have the drive properly formatted as FAT32, then I really don't know what the issue could be.
  • Anyone have suggestions on what it could be?
  • I tried it with the cable i bought from ebay, and if you put only one of the cable ends into the PS3 it has the same issue as if your
  • and "game" wont do anything as you cant store games on it .
  • your problem is that the "My Passport" crap won't show up What is "shown up" the HDD icon, USB Device What is "My Passport" A folder on both partitions or the
  • It may have not formatted correctly.

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All rights reserved. http://community.eu.playstation.com/t5/PS3-Support/PS3-Does-Not-Detect-External-Hard-Drive/m-p/7563152 What external drives do you like? How To Format My Passport Ultra For Ps3 Very cross with WD about this.  jubei04 2014-04-19 17:46:46 UTC #4 Hi ghjkl, not supported doesn't mean that it wont work, but I recommend you to check the Sony support page Wd My Passport Ultra 2tb Ps3 georgef551 63,233 views 9:41 The new WD My Passport Ultra is colorful, to say the least. - Duration: 3:08.

ShaggyRhino 2013-02-09 01:23:54 UTC #10 Finely Success. ShaggyRhino 2013-01-25 12:52:50 UTC #4 Thanks for the advice but yes i have reformated it multiple times to FAT32 with a couple of different programs. I have tried both a logical and play latest Monday through Friday Daily Fix Massive Battlefield 1 Patch Details play latest Trailers Reviews PS4 Xbox PC Wii U Movies TV VR Boards Recent Activity Search Boards Search titles All rights reserved. How To Connect External Hard Drive To Ps3

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If it doesn't work in other places, then you have something to complain about.  I dont know exactly, I admit. Ps3 Ntfs but this passport was made to be powered from a usb plugin, how come my pc supplies enough power for it and the ps3 isn't? Hope this help.

Really starting to get pissed and about to just give up on upgrading my system.

I remember I was forced to use Win XP to format because the new systems don't give you all the options. This feature is not available right now. I just tried to format again still didn't work. Fat32 Formatter PS3 only recognizes 2.5 inch...

Thanks Wizer 2013-01-23 20:49:38 UTC #2 Try to reformatting the drive again on FAT32 and see if it works stoops206 2013-01-24 15:10:51 UTC #3 Im having the exact same issue. Advertisement Autoplay When autoplay is enabled, a suggested video will automatically play next. I have also read about removing the VCD from the hard drive. I tried removing it using "WD Smartware Virtual CD Manager" but when i run the program and it scans for Loaded movies and tested.

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Thanks. iftibashir 138,441 views 3:02 PS3 Doesn't Detect USB Drive - Duration: 3:15. Category Science & Technology License Standard YouTube License Show more Show less Loading... Formatting large drives in FAT32 using the windows format command will not work....Message Edited by andyrome64 on 17-04-2009 11:00 AM Reply 0 Kudos Report Re: PS3 Does Not Detect External Hard

thriller231Member Since: June 12, 2008Posts: 25thriller231FollowForum Posts: 25Followed by: 0Reviews: 0 Stacks: 0Forum Karma: 0#5 Posted by thriller231 (25 posts) - 4 years, 22 days agosir i am saying that when I also want to correct some missinformation out there. Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads More... maybe the ps3 port is not supplying that power.

But looks like my best bet is to take it back to walmart and get an ugly fat external power source one but thanks for the help! Sign in to make your opinion count. This'll be enough to back up my laptop, PS3 and Xbox!'...but only the laptop recognises it.I tried Hassan's approach (using an Android connector), but to no avail. All rights reserved.Privacy PolicyAd ChoiceTerms of UseHelpAdvertiseCareersMore Sitesgiantbomb.comgamefaqs.commetacritic.comgamerankings.comReviewsLatest ReviewsPCPS4Xbox OneWii UNewsLatest NewsPCPS4Xbox OneWii UShowsBattlefield AcademyGameSpot NewsThe LobbyNew ReleasesScreen/PlayCommunityForumsCommunity Blog facebook.com/gamespot twitter.com/gamespot youtube.com/gamespot RSSGameSpot Game of the Week Use your keyboard!ESCLog in

Plug your usb in the right port, the one that is the closest to the disc just to make sure (if you haven't already). Sign in Share More Report Need to report the video? Oh, while I am at this. Don't moan about the drop indrive size.