Updated 10 September 2015

8001002F PS3 Error Code

The PS3 system was unable to access data on an external storage device because the device was removed.



  • Re-insert the external storage device and attempt the operation again.
  • Check that the connection between the external storage device and the PS3 system is secure and that any connecting cables are not damaged.
  • For more tips and hints on using your PlayStation system, visit our technical support forums at community.eu.playstation.com.