Hooking up my external HDD to my PS3 Super Slim - AVS Forum | Home Theater Discussions And Reviews
Forum Jump: 
Thread Tools
post #1 of 3 Old 12-14-2012, 03:35 AM - Thread Starter
Rucky's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2012
Posts: 8
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Liked: 10
Hi guys,
this is my first experience with the whole Home Theater system. Recently I have bought these stuff

1. PS3 Super Slim
2. Yamaha RX V473 Receiver
3. Harman Kardon 5.1 Surround Sound

I am already having a new HDTV.

So now my problem is that, the PS3 is not detecting my HDD where all my music/films are stored. I have tried it with the USB port on my receiver, but it says access not possible.

So can somebody answer these questions

1. What is the best way to hook up my HDD to my home theatre, I can directly hook it up to the HDTV but that means I cannot enjoy the surround sound.
2. Is there any possibility to hook it up with the receiver, I think I can forget it with my PS3?
3. If all the above mentioned things are not possible, then what is better solution for my problem?

Any information regarding this would be highly appreciated.

Rucky is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 3 Old 12-14-2012, 06:25 AM
Super Moderator
teachsac's Avatar
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Elk Grove, CA
Posts: 8,160
Mentioned: 15 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 650 Post(s)
Liked: 949
IN this forum, mods ask that all posts go in te appropriate player thread. Start your search there.


Good luck,


Please use the report post button to alert staff to problematic posts. Never quote or respond to them yourself.

Oppo UDP-203 -> Yamaha CX-A5100 -> Sony XBR-75X940C; Mediabridge 6' and 15' HDMI cables.
teachsac is offline  
post #3 of 3 Old 12-14-2012, 10:41 AM
AVS Forum Addicted Member
rboster's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2000
Location: USA
Posts: 20,236
Mentioned: 21 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 883 Post(s)
Liked: 741
I moved one of your threads on this topic to the owner's thread


Your post can now be found on the final (or near) final page of that thread

Retired Moderator

FS: APC J10 Home Theater Conditioner/UPS back up $100: http://www.avsforum.com/forum/211-ac...y-back-up.html
rboster is offline  
Sponsored Links
Closed Thread Blu-ray Players

Yamaha Rx V473 Receiver
Gear in this thread

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page

Forum Jump: 

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off