The PlayStation 4 is far from the more complex Cell microarchitecture of its predecessor. Since I don't care too much about going back to my old physical games I was thinking about just switching to digital going forward. Ps4 When Inserting Ps3 Disc. Sony's reputation as a lead manufacturer of high quality electricals is being mocked by their jewel in the crown. I have now tried to download a game on to the hd but it says that it cannot use this device and that it requires a usb 3. Do you know why it would say so much less than my laptop does? I eventually shut down ps4. I hope this helps some of you guys out! Still turns on, works on other PlayStations just not mine.
My fix it is quite crude and may cause further damage if not done properly. If it takes way too long, your drive is dying and needs replacement. Most likely doesnt have anything to do with the harddrive the ps4 system tends to mess up in the middle of its updates I have just bought a Seagate 2tb hdd and I got it formatted and loaded games on it, started playing red dead redemption 2 and after a few hours my ps4 froze up and I held down the power button until it reset and not it tells me my hdd needs to be repaired, I have tried numerous times to repair it and it worked one time so I tried to move my games off of it and the ps4 started moving the game then it said it stopped and I got a message saying it was disconnected improperly. This is going to be by far the most a single game has cost me, haha. Hope everything works smooth for everyone out there doing their upgrade and they remember to take you time and hopefully the answer will show itself. Tell me if this has fixed your issue.
. Just wondering if I had any other options you may know about? We cannot work miracles, but we are in the business of relieving common headaches with expensive electronics. Then it starts spinning again and stops. S: if you want some picture about my last comment where I can send them? This happened to me last week. Shewgenja: I read about this happening also. Is This Ps4 Disc Fake? I already replied to you my friend.
I finally ended up almost completely disassembling it and I found that one of the side rods that holds the laser carriage had shifted off one of the set screws, thus throwing the lens out of focus, making it unable to read the disc. Hi again, sorry for the confusion about your reply yesterday. So we just need to download Blu-ray player software. Well that is simple now that I found out where!! Unfortunately this happened right in the middle of enjoying Yakuza Kiwami 2 and looking forward to Spider-Man. Any suggestions would be appreciated….
Could you please enlighten me on what the problem is? Now it wont take discs in or anything it doesnt ecen read a disc if i put it in manually. Until I found a fix that worked for me every single time. Is there anything I can do now besides getting a new drive? Don't even know if I know where the button is :P lol, it's pretty funky, actually. Is there any other way which is faster? I have a ton of games on the hard drive and do not want to re-purchase as it is expensive enough to have 1. Although this is rare, but it happened to a few guys who lost their external hard drives. Connect extended storage device it is installed on. So I still need to test out the flash drive bit.
Please check to learn how to properly format your external hard drive on Windows. I had to send it in to be repaired though as it just got worse over time. Sorry for the long post just want to give as much detail as possible! What Happens When You Put A Ps4 Game In Blu-ray Player Image info : Resolution:1280x720 Size:96kB 15. You can try that out before opening the thing up. So I waited awhile and finally the ps4 told me the usb was not compatible…but it should be? Now, try to connect the external hard drive again and check whether it works or not. No scratches or marks on the discs, I've tried it with three games. Have majority of my games installed on it.
I'm left to think the laser or disc drive needs to be replaced. Any fixes or signs of a failing disc reader? Then I pressed populate and now my extended storage is beeping like crazy I got it to work last night, formatted the storage, then tried downloading 2 games. Frustrating thing is they're a little far away which would make them a pain. When I look at the ways you list to fix them. I still have several things for you to try. I must repair my ext.
My warranty has unfortunately expired and Geralt still needs to find ciri. I have restarted the console and I have not achieved anything. After I fix whatever the issue is how do I get my games back that I downloaded off PlayStation Network on to my hdd. I have been using this since January. It works fine except reading discs. Open here back up to see a black gear like this laying in there.