Yes its me again with another of my many PS3 downgrading issues, and today i messed up big time.
I just found out about Cinavia being implemented into the PS since firmware 3.10 and has been annoying me recently when i tried to watch movies, so i decided to downgrade to firmware 2.70. I used the PS3JIG for the PSP to downgrade and i rushed what i was doing and wasn't paying attention properly. I inserted a USB Stick with the LV2Diag 1 file and Firmware 2.70, but my PS3 kept flashing Green and wouldn't boot up in Factory mode (I used the USB before i checked whether or not the PS3 was in Factory mode)
I searched a solution and found out if i put the firmware i was using which is 3.15 where i put 2.70, my PS3 should then re-flash and boot back up again but that didn't work. So i decided to go into the PS3 recovery mode to see if i could do anything there. I pretty much did all of the options and then that didn't work, so i decided to try and update through the recovery menu to 3.41, it reaches to 100% but then says that Its not applicable (Couldn't be found) and just asks for me to insert a storage medium with 3.15 or higher.
I've also tried using the modified 3.41 firmware and that didn't work either. So i'm now out of options except for trying to use another USB stick which worked last time. But if that doesn't work, then i am out of options. Does anyone know how to fix this issue?
Also, ask if you would like any more details. I feel that i have left quite a bit out.
The end result is, the PS3 boots up for a few seconds and then turns straight off again. When i tried downgrading/upgrading, it just flashes Green and does nothing. I checked the Updatelog and it says failed at the bottom so i assume it didn't work. I used to be able to go into the recovery menu but it won't let me anymore.