Does PS3 have a reset button?
Does the PS3 have a factory reset button? No, the PlayStation 3 does not have a factory reset button. What do I do if my PS3 freezes when starting up? Unplug the power cable from the wall, wait for 30 seconds and plug it back in.
How do I wipe my PS3 before selling?
Alternatively, you can deactivate your PS3 before you sell it through Account Management>>System Activation on the console. After you deactivate your account, and then delete it, you can factory reset the console from Settings >>System Settings >> Format Hard Disk.
How long does it take to factory reset a PS3?
the PS3 says it can take hours though. It depends in part on how big your hard drive is. But even if you have a 1TB drive, I would not think it would take longer than 24 hours. 320gb hd here and mine takes 2 or 3 minutes and it’s almost full too.
How do you fix a corrupted PS3?
What happens when you restore PS3 system?
When you perform this operation, all data in the system storage will be deleted. Also, the system software will be restored to its default settings. Data loss or corruption is the responsibility of the user. Do not turn off the PS3™ system during this operation.