Updating ps3 with usb drive
Thankfully, there's a way to trade out the PS4 hard drive without losing P. Just follow these instructions on how to safely upgrade your PS4 hard drive and banish that 'System is Full' error message from your life forever.*You'll Need:- A small Phillips head screwdriver - An external hard drive large enough to back up any necessities - A 1GB USB thumb drive - A compatible 2.5" laptop drive Before you start, you need find a hard drive that suits your needs and, most importantly, is PS4-compatible. is the one major exception, so make sure to keep it. First, plug an external hard drive into one of your PS4's USB ports.
I subscribe to quite a few RSS feeds, but most don't seem to have many PS3 posts. For both, an RSS feed is not essential, but HUGELY preferred. Step one: Before you start putting tools to your PS4, you'll want to back up any data from the drive you want to keep - this is where not losing P. Proceed through the screens that follow until the PS4 turns off.Fear not, because it'll quickly turn back on and start the backup process. I can't get a PS3 online due to having dial up, so my best bet is downloading them on PC. Can I download them by PC, shove 'em on a USB stick and install them on the PC?No doubt I could download them, as everything is on the internet somewhere.Highlight "New," and select "Folder" to create a new folder. Download the latest version of the PS3 system software from Play Station.com, and save the file in the UPDATE folder you created.Remove the USB flash drive from the computer, and insert it into the USB port on the front of the PS3.i had the same problem, ratteled my head for hours but for me it turned out to be so simple in the end, so its worth a try for anyone else insert your usb flash drive into computer then go to my computer and right click your usb flash drive, hit properties and go to sharing and make sure your computer aint being selfish hogging the usb flash drive all to it self and set it to work for everyone, everyone being computers lol hope this works for you guys oh and before i shared the file i also downloaded hp usb disk storage format tool, hit it up on google and download it, deletes any hidden files and softwares that are in the way of letting your ps3 recognise the flash drive or hard-drive, that along with my other bit of advice should work for you hopefully It should just pop up, try blowing on the end of the USB aswell as the USB port on your PS3. music for mp3's) press triangle on the USB and display all.If that doesn't work, try returning your Thumb drive for another.Highlight "Update via Storage Media," and press X again.The PS3 will display a message stating a new update was found. Turn on the PS3 with no game disc, or eject the game disc to access the main menu.