Playstation 3 hooked up to my toshiba tv via hdmi: can hear audio but can't see video

Posted on 2007-08-11
Last Modified: 2013-11-06

I've attached my Playstation 3 to my toshiba hdmi tv. I can hear audio, but can only see black on screen. However, the composite works fine. It's a PAL playstation 3, if that's relevant.

What might I have done wrong?
Question by:sternocera
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    Accepted Solution

    The normal things to check:

    - The TV input is not correct - check your TV manual

    - Make sure that the output signal is compatible with the input of your TV set. If your PS3 is set to output a 1080p
      signal, make sure that your TV set can support 1080p signals. If not set your PS to a compatible signal (720p or

    - Cables are not correctly connected: please check again that all the cables are firmly connected at the back of your

    - Cables are of very low quality or damaged. Also make sure that your cables are not too long. If your cable is more  
      than 5 meters long, the signal may be altered.

    Then try this reset tip:

    Author Comment

    Thats worked, just needed to change the ps3 settings,
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    by:☠ MASQ ☠
    Reset tip link above is dead
    See: http:Q_23427652.html
    for details.

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