Originally Posted by JustChillin1414
But my problem is now that it says any firmware I throw at it is corrupted. Will the E3 flasher work or is the PS3 done?
Take the hdd out of your ps3 and format it with your pc. Then put it back in your ps3 and follow the on screen instructions.
Edit - make sure you are getting the PS3UPDAT.PUP from a trusted source. And install from recovery.