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Connectivity Hi my ps3 does'nt seem to be able to pick up any wireless componant. When i press the PS button on the controller all 4 lights just flash constantly so i have to plug it in through the USB ports. Once on the menu it will not sign in and when i looked at the network settings it said that im not connected to my wireless internet. Could anyone help me on this????

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Sounds like your wireless board went bad. Call SONY if you still have warranty.
If not find a wireless board (I sell them sometimes on ebay). It is really easy to replace.
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My Ps3 Wont Turn On It indicates on stand by mode(solid red light).i pressed the power button; it wont turn on and it doesnt work or even beeps. i also tried using the ps button on the contoller.same...


Hi Shiman,

Are you seeing any flashingred/yellow lights?

If so this is the red lighterror and you will find that is why the system will not turn on.

Why Does It Happen?

The GPU and the CPU are the 2 main chips in the system and they deal with allof the number crunching however they can get very hot and if they loseconnection the system will either freeze up or turn off and give you the redflashing light.

How To Fix?

The key is stopping the heat build up and you can either send it in and theywill fix it for you.

Bear in mind that for the PS3red flashing light error you will be waiting for about 4 weeks and itwill also cost you $150 for the repair bill!

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You can also use a good PS3Repair Guide to fix it and this will show you how to stop the heatbuild up with a few household items.

Just make sure that you get a good guide there are some good ones out there!

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Hope this helps and any questions let me know?

Aug 13, 2011 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

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I hit reset system by mistake, now my controler has all 4 lights flashing and won't activate after hitting PS button.


Hi,


Heres how you can connect your controller to your PS3.

1. Press the tiny Reset Button on the back of the controller

2. Plug in the USB Connection wire

3. Restart Console

4. When loaded, Press the PS Button

5. Disconnect the USB wire

Then it should have recognised the controller and auto-assigned, hope this works for you


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Jan 28, 2011 | Video Game Consoles & Games

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Controllers will not connect to playstation console.


connect controller to ps3 using the chragin wire then lick the ps button on the controler

if nothing happens turn on ps3 manually with the controller still connected and it should recognise it again

Dec 13, 2009 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

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My wireless controller will work with USB only. Doesnt work and has four flashing lights when unplugged. Anyone help??


Look on the bottom of the wireless controller, while it's NOT connected to the usb wire, there is a small hole for a paper clip. Press the button down softly for 10 seconds release, then another 10 seconds release, then plug it back to the usb wire, press the PS button, give it a few seconds to work, then try it wirelessly. should fix it.

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I can't use my wireless controllers on my PS3 unless their plugged in and charging. When I unplug them and push the PS3 button in the middle, all four lights just blink about 4 or 5 times and then turn...


plug in the controller before you turn on your ps3 then turn on the ps3 by the system. after the system starts press the ps button on the controller after it stops blinking and only one light is on unplug it. it should be linked together.

Sep 03, 2009 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

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Controlers don't work wirelessly


ok, u need to sync them.. hold down the ps button then hold down on the left pad untill it blinks then press the ps button again :D

Jul 16, 2009 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

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Wireless controller


When you get the cord hook up the controller to the PS3, power on the PS3, wait till it boots up, then hit the PS button on the controller and it should sync up.

Aug 28, 2008 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

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CONTROLLER PROBLEM


Try resetting your Controller. Using a paper clip, there is a small reset button on the underside of the SIXAXIS. Press it.

While your PS3 is still on, press the PS button on the controller.

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I just fixed mine. The controller itself needs to be reset. There is a reset button on the back of the controller, above the top right hand corner of the square with all on the information and barcode. Press it with a sharp tipped object while still connected to the PS3 via USB cable. Then press the PS button and you should be back on wirelessly.

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