ok i have finally realized that i dont need to downgrade anything with my firmware. i am version 3.01 normal sony upgrade. now tell me if im correct or wrong, but i think all i need to do is download a 3.40 OE or somthing like that. now i dont know what to do next so can someone please explain to me step by step what to do after i have downloaded a 3.xx OE? all suggestions will be much appreciated thank you .