Updating ps3 via cd
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If this information looks familiar, like maybe from the Play Station forums, that’s because Ftwrthtx wrote this for us. Japan’s update file isn’t the same as the US or EU update file.
Once the update is started you cannot go back to the previous version of the system software.
CHECKBOX Turn off System Automatically After Update START 0x8002F21x - (Set Recovery Mode Flag On (cex/dex/decr)) / (Connecting Controller) 0x8002F22x - (Connect Media containing FW equal or higher) 0x8002F23x - (System Partition formating) / (Search Updater) 0x8002F24x - (Formatting) 0x8002F25x - hdd probing 0x8002F26x - region searching 0x8002F27x - preparing partitions 0x8002F28x - Setup Updating Environment 0x8002F29x - 0x8002F2Ax - 0x8002F2Bx - (Turning Off Recovery Mode Flag) 0x8002F2Cx - Search Updater (Formating preparing Update) 0x8002F2Dx - (Formatting - Preparing to Update) 0x8002F2Ex - (Turning On/Off Recovery Mode Flag) PS3UPDAT.
PUP; CDN_Timeout=30; # EU(shop) Dest=85; Compatible System Software Version=4.7600-; Dest=85; Image Version=00010015; System Software Version=4.7600; CDN=
PUP; CDN_Timeout=30; # KR(shop) Dest=86; Compatible System Software Version=4.7600-; Dest=86; Image Version=00010015; System Software Version=4.7600; CDN=
That is to download the latest software update from Sony PS3’s official site and installing it on the PS3.
USB-stick, Memory Stick, SD-card, Compact Flash with at least 256MB free), place the PS3UPDAT.