Originally Posted by urbananonymous
today i bought a broke ps3 today that doesent read disks just for the sole purpose of downgrading and jailbreaking. but to my suprise when i turned it on and looked at the system software it was on 3.30! so i was like **** yeah! so i went ahead and updated to 3.55 and now im trying to instasl kmeaw and when i select update via storage media iteverything comes up as it should and its says on the screen" the following update date was found- 3.55 kmeaw. and then i press ok and then it downloads the update but when the system turns off and then turns back on to install the update it says "the latest version of the system software is already installed. there is no need to update". any help? wait i think i may have got it to work by doing it thru the recovery menu... p.s.- i only payed 20 bucks for a system on 3.30 fw... if only he knew... lol. i love craigslist!
are you installing from recovery menu?