Originally Posted by Mr.Dutch
, do you have an external powered usb hub, to check if communication from the port still work?
if you plug in a usb stick or controller into the hub, and it still dousnt work then you problems are more problematic.
this would be something to start with.
Ok, so, if I plug a usb flash drive into the PS3 and it doesn't flash, but I get a hub with it's own power and try it, the results may be different? I can connect my controller through the powered hub maybe?