You may receive a system message which requires you to use a different option from the Safe Mode Menu
Please follow the instructions displayed.
The message “No applicable update data was found” may be displayed if the USB storage media is not recognized.
Please make sure that the folders and the downloaded file are placed and named correctly.
Confirm that the storage media is connected to PlayStation 3 system, and retry the update process as instructed above.
Check that the USB device is formatted to the File Format FAT 32 or FAT 16. The PlayStation 3 will not recognize NFST File Format.
The PlayStation 3 system could possibly have an individual hardware issue that may require a technical repair.