Originally Posted by brpqzme
Someone updated my PS3Slim so I lost CFW. I'm trying to backup the games on it, but my usual method to browse the HD (PS3OpenFTP) no longer works.. is there any way to browse the HD if I'm stuck on OFW?
And downgrading will format the HDD. But I think if you use the backup utility, it may restore everything (except trophies) after downgrading.
But of course you will need a hardware flasher to downgrade.