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

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Hello,

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?
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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
  1080i).

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

- 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:
http://www.ps3land.com/article-1014.php
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Thats worked, just needed to change the ps3 settings,
Thanks
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Reset tip link above is dead
See: http:Q_23427652.html
for details.
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